April 20, 2022
U-M’s Center for Academic Innovation and the online learning platform Coursera are partnering on 10 new courses enhanced by extended reality technologies.
March 10, 2022
A new U-M online event aims to create a dialogue about the history, the consequences and the need for de-escalation of the Russia-Ukraine conflict.
April 10, 2021
Online radicalism, political polarization, conspiracy theories and disinformation, and the political response to growing extremism are covered in a new U-M teach-out.
February 9, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has seen MOOC platforms and educational institutions report increased interest, but U-M’s Vic Strecher was not quite expecting 100,000 enrollments in eight months for his “Finding Purpose and Meaning in Life: Living for What Matters Most.”
October 23, 2020
The Center for Academic Innovation is offering three teach-outs focused on issues facing voters. They offer short, self-paced learning opportunities on current topics on the Coursera platform.
July 14, 2020
The Trump administration has rescinded a rule that would have required international students across the United States to take in-person classes this fall or face possible deportation.
July 7, 2020
University leaders are expressing their “strong disagreement” with a temporary U.S. Department of Homeland Security policy restricting educational opportunities for international students.
June 19, 2020
U-M students on all three campuses have free access for a limited time to more than 4,000 learning experiences from top universities and industries through the new Coursera for Campus initiative.
May 7, 2020
The Center for Academic Innovation has created a new website that encourages faculty, staff and graduate students to share information that will help them teach remotely in the immediate future.
March 23, 2020
A roundup of U-M news related to COVID-19.