Dr. Mark Wilson, a professor of Urban and Regional Planning in the Michigan State University School of Planning, Design and Construction (SPDC) and the director of SPDC Global, Dr. Eva Kassens-Noor, assistant professor of Urban and Regional Planning and Global Urban Studies, and Lisa Robinson, head of metadata management for MSU Libraries, will explore those deeper impacts during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi with a free five-week Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) entitled, Mega Events: Inside the Winter Olympics.
“Feedback is a real needle-mover,” Grabill says. “High-quality feedback can make a big difference. What the MOOC did was reduce it to its essentials and show what good feedback looks like.”
A note from Michigan State assistant provost and MSUglobal executive director Christine Geith.
Six Michigan State University faculty in four focus areas have been selected as 2013-14 Innovation Fellows by MSUglobal Knowledge and Learning Innovations.
Dr. Christine Geith, Michigan State University assistant provost and executive director of MSUglobal, discussed open education at a workshop hosted by the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) in December.
Dr. Christine Geith, Michigan State University assistant provost and executive director of MSUglobal, presented ‘The Impact of Possible’ as a keynote speaker at the 10th annual OpenEd Conference in Park City, Utah, in November.
Jerry Rhead, MSUglobal director of academic entrepreneurship, has been selected to represent Michigan State University on the University Professional Continuing Education Association (UPCEA) Online Leadership Roundtable in San Diego Jan. 29, 2014.
MSUglobal hosted 13 Ukrainian delegates from the Open World Leadership Center on Nov. 11.