Center for Academic Innovation

  1. August 11, 2021

    U-M partners with Noodle in launch of lifelong learning platform

    U-M is among the university partners joining Noodle, the country’s fastest growing online higher education network, as it announces the launch of a platform to help universities meet the rising student demand for online lifelong learning.

  2. April 12, 2021

    Anti-racism design challenge promotes creativity, collaboration

    More than 60 students from the Ann Arbor campus and UM-Dearborn participated in a design challenge to reimagine a world — and campus — that is more diverse, equitable and inclusive.

  3. March 29, 2021

    XR @ Michigan 2021 Summit to focus on extended-reality issues

    The XR @ Michigan 2021 Summit will bring a virtual audience from all around the world onto a virtual events platform to hear about and discuss the potential and challenges of extended reality.

  4. March 15, 2021

    New schedule-building tool takes student-centric approach

    Schedule Builder, developed by the Center for Academic Innovation, is a new schedule-building tool that promises to make it easier for students to connect with the classes they want.

  5. March 11, 2021

    17 faculty members chosen for Public Engagement Faculty Fellowship

    Seventeen U-M faculty members have been named 2021 Public Engagement Faculty Fellows, and will spend the summer reflecting, building skills and planning projects with public engagement experts across campus.

  6. March 9, 2021

    U-M offers global learning community new events, opportunities

    The Center for Academic Innovation is packaging some of its online course content and adding a special series featuring some faculty “movers” in its online space, in response to learner feedback.

  7. January 25, 2021

    XR Initiative funds 13 new extended reality projects

    The university’s XR Initiative is funding 13 new XR Innovation projects that work with faculty to develop course content using commercially available extended reality authoring platforms.

  8. December 18, 2020

    XR Initiative at 1: Milestones met as pandemic brings challenges

    A little over a year after leaders at the Center for Academic Innovation announced an XR Initiative, the first funded faculty projects are moving along nicely.

  9. November 23, 2020

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the University of Michigan.

  10. November 18, 2020

    Academic Innovation, Coursera seek proposals for India learners

    The Center for Academic Innovation is seeking proposals from Ann Arbor campus faculty members to develop online learning experiences to advance learning and skill development in India.