EDUCAUSE | Blogs http://www.educause.edu/blogs en EDUCAUSE | Blogs http://www.educause.edu/blogs http://www.educause.edu/sites/all/themes/educause/images/e_rss.png Design Thinking and Business Models in Higher Education http://www.educause.edu/blogs/kristidepaul/design-thinking-and-business-models-higher-education <p>A large crowd formed in the center of the ballroom. Institutional leaders were cheering for their teammates. Intense energy and excitement permeated the room.</p><p>The final round of Rock, Paper, Scissors was on.</p><p>This is how Greg Warman of Experience Point chose to &#8216;break the ice&#8217; for Breakthrough Models Incubator teams. It readied participants for a rousing half-day Design Thinking session, which incorporated a variety of exercises intended to flex their creative muscles.</p><p><img alt="" class="media-image attr__typeof__foaf:Image img__fid__3175 img__view_mode__media_large attr__format__media_large attr__title__BrainstormingSession.jpg attr__layout__inline-right" height="480" src="http://nextgenlearning.org/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/BrainstormingSession_0.jpg?itok=FgeXRkix" typeof="foaf:Image" width="360" /></p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/kristidepaul/design-thinking-and-business-models-higher-education" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:55:30 +0000 313547 at http://www.educause.edu Senate Bill Aims to Strengthen National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/senate-bill-aims-strengthen-national-cybersecurity-and-communications-integration-center <p>On June 24, Chairman of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, Senator Thomas Carper (D-DE), introduced <a href="https://beta.congress.gov/bill/113th-congress/senate-bill/2519">S. 2519</a>, the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center Act of 2014.&#160; The bill aims to codify the <a href="http://www.dhs.gov/about-national-cybersecurity-communications-integration-center">National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC)</a> role as the hub for the public and private sector information sharing on the fight against cyber threats. The Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs approved the legislation on June 25, the day after the bill was introduced.</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/senate-bill-aims-strengthen-national-cybersecurity-and-communications-integration-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:21:03 +0000 313505 at http://www.educause.edu USPTO and NTIA Continue Efforts to Reform DMCA Notice-Takedown Process http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/uspto-and-ntia-continue-efforts-reform-dmca-notice-takedown-process <p>The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) continue to conduct meetings with stakeholders to discuss possible improvements to the notice and takedown process required under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/uspto-and-ntia-continue-efforts-reform-dmca-notice-takedown-process" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:20:17 +0000 313504 at http://www.educause.edu House Republicans Look to Block FCC Action on Net Neutrality http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/house-republicans-look-block-fcc-action-net-neutrality <p>Republicans in the House of Representatives are attempting to limit the Federal Communications Commission&#8217;s (FCC) ability to act on network neutrality.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4em;">On May 28, Representative Bob Latta (R-OH) introduced </span><a href="https://beta.congress.gov/bill/113th-congress/house-bill/4752?q=%7B%22search%22%3A%5B%22latta%22%5D%7D" style="line-height: 1.4em;">H.R. 4752</a><span style="line-height: 1.4em;">, which would prohibit the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) from reclassifying Internet service providers (ISP) as common carrier services. According to Latta, reclassification would result in heavy regulations for the industry, destroying competition and innovation.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/house-republicans-look-block-fcc-action-net-neutrality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:19:16 +0000 313503 at http://www.educause.edu Senate and House Preparing for Higher Ed Reauthorization http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/senate-and-house-preparing-higher-ed-reauthorization <p>At the end of June, both Senate Democrats and House Republicans began drafting and introducing legislation to reauthorize the Higher Education Act, which was most recently reauthorized in 2008. The proposed bills incorporate various measures designed to hold higher education institutions accountable for rising tuition costs and supplying students with reliable and accurate information regarding student loans, federal student aid, and other relevant data. The two chambers and political parties are tackling the issues using very different strategies, however.</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/senate-and-house-preparing-higher-ed-reauthorization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:18:13 +0000 313502 at http://www.educause.edu Steven Mintz: Three Radical Innovations by 2015 http://www.educause.edu/blogs/gbayne/steven-mintz-three-radical-innovations-2015 <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">In this interview, Steven Mintz mentions three innovations that he believes will transform modern higher education.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/gbayne/steven-mintz-three-radical-innovations-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 4:32 In this interview, Steven Mintz mentions three innovations that he believes will transform modern higher education. In this interview, Steven Mintz mentions three innovations that he believes will transform modern higher education. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:36:14 +0000 313391 at http://www.educause.edu EDUCAUSE Advances Net Neutrality Principles, Positions http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jcummings/educause-advances-net-neutrality-principles-positions <p class="smoky">Summary: Earlier this year, the FCC launched a new net neutrality rule-making process to restore protections lost when its previous rules were overturned. EDUCAUSE joined with several higher education and library organizations to propose principles on which the FCC should base its new rules, as well as to submit comments indicating the shape the rules might take given the principles. The FCC will accept responses to initial public comments through September 10; EDUCAUSE and its partners will work during this period to generate responses supporting our principles and positions.</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jcummings/educause-advances-net-neutrality-principles-positions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:05:10 +0000 313385 at http://www.educause.edu ELI Podcast: New Syndication Methods http://www.educause.edu/blogs/gbayne/eli-podcast-new-syndication-methods <p>In this podcast with Alisa Cooper, faculty member at Glendale Community College, we discuss how new syndication methods support learning.&#8232;</p><p>Syndication is the process by which content from a single source is distributed in multiple other venues. Web syndication applies the principles of discovery and distribution to the online environment, with more producers of information, more formats for content, and more channels of distribution. Syndication in this context encompasses both the production and consumption of content, and a growing number of web users take advantage of web syndication to organize and filter content from social media, blogs, news, and other sources.</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/gbayne/eli-podcast-new-syndication-methods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 8:13 EDUCAUSE In this podcast with Alisa Cooper, faculty member at Glendale Community College, we discuss how new syndication methods support learning.&#8232; Syndication is the process by which content from a single source is distributed in multiple other venues. Web syndication applies the principles of discovery and distribution to the online environment, with more producers of information, more formats for content, and more channels of distribution. Syndication in this context encompasses both the production and consumption of content, and a growing number of web users take advantage of web syndication to organize and filter content from social media, blogs, news, and other sources. In this podcast with Alisa Cooper, faculty member at Glendale Community College, we discuss how new syndication methods support learning.&#8232; Syndication is the process by which content from a single source is distributed in multiple other venues. Web syndication applies the principles of discovery and distribution to the online environment, with more producers of information, more formats for content, and more channels of distribution. Syndication in this context encompasses both the production and consumption of content, and a growing number of web users take advantage of web syndication to organize and filter content from social media, blogs, news, and other sources. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:50:38 +0000 313315 at http://www.educause.edu Hoisted by My Own Petard http://www.educause.edu/blogs/bdvoss/hoisted-my-own-petard <p><em style="line-height: 1.4em; font-size: 12px;">This will be my final post in the &#8220;Got a Minute?&#8221; blog series: I am wrapping up my time as EDUCAUSE Presidential Fellow. I&#8217;ll spare everyone (including me!) the long goodbye; it has been a privilege and an honor to serve in this role advising EDUCAUSE President Diana Oblinger, the staff of this wonderful association, and my colleagues and friends in the membership. I thought, in parting, to leave you with the following story, hoping that it will have value as a cautionary tale. We do live in challenging times. See you around the campus.</em></p><p>Back in December 2013, I wrote a blog post titled <a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/bdvoss/risk-and-compliance-threat-mission-not-accomplished">&#8220;Risk and Compliance: The Threat of Mission Not Accomplished.&#8221;</a> Little did I know I was foreshadowing my future. Quoting myself:</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/bdvoss/hoisted-my-own-petard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:11:48 +0000 313172 at http://www.educause.edu What will be the next wave of classroom technology? http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jbhuer/what-will-be-next-wave-classroom-technology <p><img alt="" class="media-image attr__typeof__foaf:Image img__fid__3145 img__view_mode__media_large attr__format__media_large attr__title__wearable.jpg attr__layout__inline-right" src="http://nextgenlearning.org/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/wearable.jpg?itok=i6IBKcAR" style="width: 275px; height: 288px;" /></p><p>By Jonathan Blake Huer, Director of Emerging Technologies, Ball State University</p><p>At orientation this past week, I was talking with an incoming freshman and her family about an app we&#8217;re working on &#34;for students with smartphones.&#34; Her 16-year-old brother&#39;s immediate reply was, &#34;who <em>doesn&#39;t</em> have a smartphone?&#34; It&#39;s hard to believe, but today&#8217;s incoming freshmen were going into 7th grade when the iTunes App Store launched. So now that apparently &#34;everyone&#34; has a smartphone, it begs the question of &#34;what&#39;s next?&#34;</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jbhuer/what-will-be-next-wave-classroom-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:25:13 +0000 312990 at http://www.educause.edu The Space Between—and the Secret of Scale http://www.educause.edu/blogs/dianao/spacebetweenandsecretscale <p><span style="font-size: 12px; line-height: 1.4em;">Understanding how best to scale information technology is a challenge facing all segments of higher education, but perhaps the campus area most critically affected is administrative/enterprise systems.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/dianao/spacebetweenandsecretscale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:12:21 +0000 312988 at http://www.educause.edu Let's Get Ready for NCSAM 2014 http://www.educause.edu/blogs/vvogel/lets-get-ready-ncsam-2014 <p><img alt="NCSAM 2014" src="http://www.educause.edu/sites/default/files/ncsam_linkedin_icon.jpg" style="width: 75px; height: 75px; float: right;" />National Cyber Security Awareness Month is just 3 months away. Have you started planning events and activities for your campus yet? Join EDUCAUSE and <a href="http://www.staysafeonline.org">NCSA</a>&#160;as we celebrate the 11th annual NCSAM this October.</p><p>We&#39;ve gathered resources that can be adapted by your institution:</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/vvogel/lets-get-ready-ncsam-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p><fieldset><legend>Uploads</legend>Attachments:<div class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg"><img class="field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.educause.edu/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/protocons/16x16/mimetypes/image-x-generic.png" /></div> <a href="http://www.educause.edu/sites/default/files/ncsam_linkedin_icon.jpg">ncsam_linkedin_icon.jpg</a></fieldset> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 19:32:35 +0000 312722 at http://www.educause.edu FCC Considering Regulating Municipal Broadband Network Projects http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/fcc-considering-regulating-municipal-broadband-network-projects <p>On June 10, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler issued a <a href="http://www.fcc.gov/blog/removing-barriers-competitive-community-broadband">blog post</a> encouraging consumer advocacy groups and individuals to file comments on whether or not a Tennessee state law prohibiting municipalities from investing in broadband network projects actually hinders competition and hurts economic growth in their communities. The blog post may be a signal that the agency intends to issue regulations that would allow municipalities to invest in the broadband development projects regardless of any current or future state or local laws to the contrary.</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/fcc-considering-regulating-municipal-broadband-network-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 21:08:09 +0000 312497 at http://www.educause.edu Circuit Court Issues Decision in HathiTrust Digital Library Case http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/circuit-court-issues-decision-hathitrust-digital-library-case <p>On June 10, the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit determined in <em>Authors Guild v. HathiTrust</em> that the HathiTrust Digital Library constitutes a &#8220;fair use&#8221; of copyrights works, largely upholding the 2012 dismissal of the case by the U.S. District Court in New York.&#160; EDUCAUSE filed an <a href="http://www.educause.edu/library/resources/brief-amici-curiae-higher-education-associations-support-appellees-hathitrust-et-al-and-affirmance">amicus brief</a> to the Second Circuit with other higher education associations and issued a <a href="http://www.educause.edu/library/resources/hathitrust-case-and-appeal-policy-brief">policy brief</a> outlining the importance of the case.</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/circuit-court-issues-decision-hathitrust-digital-library-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 21:04:51 +0000 312496 at http://www.educause.edu Sloan-C, UPCEA, and WCET Send Letter to ED on State Authorization http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/sloan-c-upcea-and-wcet-send-letter-ed-state-authorization <p>In a June 13 <a href="http://wcet.wiche.edu/wcet/docs/state-approval/UPCEA/SloanC-UPCEA-WCETStateAuthLetter-SecDuncan061314.pdf">letter</a> to Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, the Sloan Consortium (Sloan-C), University Professional &#38; Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), and WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies (WCET) set forth their joint stance on the U.S. Department of Education&#8217;s (ED) proposal on &#8220;state authorization for distance learning.&#8221; ED is expected to release the regulations based on the proposal for public comment this summer.</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/sloan-c-upcea-and-wcet-send-letter-ed-state-authorization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 21:01:10 +0000 312495 at http://www.educause.edu Five Things to Read About Higher Education Online Learning Programs http://www.educause.edu/blogs/ckeller/five-things-read-about-higher-education-online-learning-programs <p>Big news this week for all Starbucks customers: They will now compete for their local baristas&#8217; attention, which will be focused on signing up for their new online classes. As most have heard by now, <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/16/us/starbucks-to-provide-free-college-education-to-thousands-of-workers.html">Starbucks will provide free college tuition to thousands of workers</a> (<em>New York Times</em>, June 16, 2014). While this is a big deal for those involved, the offer of an education-paid benefit by a corporation isn&#8217;t new. What&#39;s different with this partnership is the stipulation that the courses be taken <em>online</em>. Below we&#39;ve compiled five recent resources on what&#39;s happening in the world of online education in higher education.</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/ckeller/five-things-read-about-higher-education-online-learning-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:23:41 +0000 312042 at http://www.educause.edu Future Slant: Analytics http://www.educause.edu/blogs/dianao/future-slant-analytics <p><span style="line-height: 1.4em;"><span style="line-height: 1.4em;">Diana Oblinger and Joanne Dehoney</span></span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4em;">This is the second in a blog series describing five &#8220;metatrends,&#8221; drawn from a review of articles in industry IT press, that affect CIOs in all IT sectors.:</span></p><ul> <li><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/dianao/challenges-scale">Challenges of scale</a></li> <li>Analytics</li> <li>Technology and work</li> <li>Business value</li> <li>Competition and control</li></ul><p>Each post in the Future Slant blog will describe one of these trends, suggesting implications for higher education.</p><p align="center">******</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/dianao/future-slant-analytics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 18:53:40 +0000 311848 at http://www.educause.edu The CIO Pipeline, Part 3: Being Strategic about Plumbing http://www.educause.edu/blogs/bdvoss/cio-pipeline-part-3-being-strategic-about-plumbing <p><em style="line-height: 1.4em;">This is the final entry in a three-post series related to the CIO Pipeline Challenge. </em><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/bdvoss/cio-pipeline-part-1-strategist-vs-plumber-revisited" style="line-height: 1.4em;"><em>Part 1</em></a><em style="line-height: 1.4em;"> raised the potential of a &#8220;fracturing&#8221; of the CIO role into component parts (strategist and plumber), and </em><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/bdvoss/cio-pipeline-part-2-infusing-academics-pipeline" style="line-height: 1.4em;"><em>Part 2</em></a><em style="line-height: 1.4em;"> addressed the need to broaden CIO recruitment efforts by infusing more academics (faculty) into the pipeline.</em></p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/bdvoss/cio-pipeline-part-3-being-strategic-about-plumbing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 18:48:16 +0000 311847 at http://www.educause.edu Scale http://www.educause.edu/blogs/accidentalcio/scale <div>If you&#8217;re a CIO or other senior level IT leader and you&#8217;re not actively looking to get out of the IT business, chances are you&#8217;re not doing your job right.</div><div>&#160;</div><div>Economic challenges are driving systematic changes in higher education. Some might call it outsourcing and others might refer to it as shared services. For far too many, those words can refer to a loss of control and autonomy that appears disruptive to organizations, as it potentially leads to the loss of both service quality and jobs. At the University of Texas, over 100 faculty members signed a petition objecting to a University plan to consolidate common administrative functions &#8211; IT included &#8211; in order to save millions of dollars annually.</div><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/accidentalcio/scale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 16:41:22 +0000 311315 at http://www.educause.edu Dale Askey On Digital Scholarship and the Library http://www.educause.edu/blogs/gbayne/dale-askey-digital-scholarship-and-library <p>Dale Askey is&#160;<span style="line-height: normal; font-family: Helvetica;">the </span><span style="font-family: Arial; line-height: normal;">Associate University Librarian for Library and Learning Technologies, at McMaster University. He also serves as Administrative Director of the Lewis &#38; Ruth Sherman Centre for Digital Scholarship.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/gbayne/dale-askey-digital-scholarship-and-library" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 8:38 EDUCAUSE Dale Askey is&#160;the Associate University Librarian for Library and Learning Technologies, at McMaster University. He also serves as Administrative Director of the Lewis &#38; Ruth Sherman Centre for Digital Scholarship. Dale Askey is&#160;the Associate University Librarian for Library and Learning Technologies, at McMaster University. He also serves as Administrative Director of the Lewis &#38; Ruth Sherman Centre for Digital Scholarship. Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:04:35 +0000 311292 at http://www.educause.edu Challenges of Scale http://www.educause.edu/blogs/dianao/challenges-scale <div><span style="line-height: 1.4em;">Diana Oblinger and Joanne Dehoney</span></div><div>&#160;</div><div>Higher education information technology is shaped by trends in the academy&#8212;and in information technology. Well-recognized issues in higher education include affordability, productivity, college completion, and workforce development, to name a few. At the same time, IT capabilities and service models are changing rapidly, independent of sector. These changes create additional pressures on CIOs and IT departments.</div><div>&#160;</div><div>To help higher education IT professionals better understand how the CIO role is evolving, this series of blog posts will describe five &#8220;metatrends,&#8221; drawn from a review of articles in industry IT press.</div><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/dianao/challenges-scale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 10:28:04 +0000 310959 at http://www.educause.edu Senators Introduced Bill to Overhaul Federal Student Privacy Law http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/senators-introduced-bill-overhaul-federal-student-privacy-law <p>On May 14, Senators Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Edward Markey (D-MA) released draft <a href="http://www.markey.senate.gov/imo/media/doc/2014-05-12_StudentPrivacy_DiscussionDraft.pdf">legislation</a> that would amend the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, or <a href="http://www.ed.gov/policy/gen/guid/fpco/ferpa/index.html">FERPA</a>, to increase regulation of students&#8217; personal and private information that has been or may be accessed by private companies. The draft bill, entitled the Protecting Student Privacy Act of 2014, was issued in response to recent changes in the interpretation of FERPA&#8212;changes that allowed schools and educational institutions to increase the sharing of student data with outside companies. The bill will largely address the K-12 space, but postsecondary institutions should remain aware of these changes and consider future implications for their own practices.</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/senators-introduced-bill-overhaul-federal-student-privacy-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 27 May 2014 14:47:21 +0000 311169 at http://www.educause.edu FCC Approves and Releases Net Neutrality Proposal http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/fcc-approves-and-releases-net-neutrality-proposal <p><span style="line-height: 1.4em;">On Thursday, May 15, the Federal Communications Commission (</span><a href="http://www.fcc.gov/" style="line-height: 1.4em;">FCC</a><span style="line-height: 1.4em;">) voted 3 to 2 in favor of Chairman Tom Wheeler&#8217;s (D) </span><a href="http://transition.fcc.gov/Daily_Releases/Daily_Business/2014/db0515/FCC-14-61A1.pdf" style="line-height: 1.4em;">proposal</a><span style="line-height: 1.4em;"> to create a new, albeit more limited, net neutrality rule to protect the open Internet. &#160;Commissioners voted along party lines, with the two Republicans dissenting.&#160; As </span><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/fcc%E2%80%99s-net-neutrality-rule-struck-down-us-court-appeals-dc" style="line-height: 1.4em;">previously reported</a><span style="line-height: 1.4em;">, the D.C.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jen-ortega/fcc-approves-and-releases-net-neutrality-proposal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 27 May 2014 13:58:42 +0000 311162 at http://www.educause.edu DMCA Multi-Stakeholder Process Focuses on Standardized Notice http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jcummings/dmca-multi-stakeholder-process-focuses-standardized-notice <p class="smoky">Summary: The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) have chartered a multi-stakeholder process to pursue voluntary improvements in the Digital Millenium Copyright Act (DMCA) notice-and-takedown procedures. The initial project to emerge focuses on collaborative development of a voluntary, standardized takedown notice. Staff analysis informed by member feedback indicates that EDUCAUSE should continue to monitor the process, but that direct participation is not warranted at this time since the process does not yet entail concerns specific to our community.</p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/jcummings/dmca-multi-stakeholder-process-focuses-standardized-notice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 21 May 2014 13:18:02 +0000 311049 at http://www.educause.edu The Post-Digital Potential of Man and Machine http://www.educause.edu/blogs/dianao/post-digital-potential-man-and-machine <p><span style="line-height: 1.4em;">At the beginning of his article </span><a href="http://www.educause.edu/ero/article/eitheror-bothand-difficult-distinctions-within-digital-humanities" style="line-height: 1.4em;">Michael Roy</a><span style="line-height: 1.4em;">, Dean of Library and Information Services and Chief Information Officer at Middlebury College, states: &#8220;Many campuses are witnessing the birth of a new field of inquiry called the </span><em style="line-height: 1.4em;">digital humanities,</em><span style="line-height: 1.4em;"> which applies computational methods to humanistic inquiry, provides new methods for presenting scholarship online, and encourages novel forms of collaboration.&#8221; Accordingly, he and other writers in </span><a href="http://www.educause.edu/ero/educause-review-print-edition-volume-49-number-3-mayjune-2014" style="line-height: 1.4em;">this issue of <em>EDUCAUSE Review</em></a><span style="line-height: 1.4em;"> explore the extent to which the hu</span></p><p><a href="http://www.educause.edu/blogs/dianao/post-digital-potential-man-and-machine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 19 May 2014 11:01:06 +0000 310960 at http://www.educause.edu