Campus Technology Goes Totally Digital August 14!
Attention, print and digital subscribers to Campus Technology magazine: Look for an e-mail message on Aug. 14 with a link that will lead you to an all-new online, multimedia Campus Technology! This new interactive version of the magazine will replace the current print and digital editions. We will continue to carry all the quality features, columns, and news stories you've come to expect from Campus Technology while offering you more dynamic and immersive content. To learn more about why Campus Technology is taking this important next step in its history, watch Campus Technology Editorial Director Therese Mageau explain how and why the decision was made, and what you can expect, in this video. Current subscribers--watch your mailbox! And If you are not currently a print or digital subscriber to Campus Technology magazine, you can sign up for your free subscription here.
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The University of California, Berkeley, the latest university to join the not-for-profit online learning consortium, will offer classes through the edX platform, starting this fall.
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