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As demographics shift, the experiences of more and more students resemble those of faculty members less and less. How can faculty adapt to ensure these students succeed in a suddenly changing world, and how can institutions help?

Digital Learning, Transforming Teaching & Learning

Digital disruptors sharing racist, sexist and pornographic content in Zoom videoconferences show no sign of slowing down as “Zoombombing” trend grows.
States would pay for large chunks of the free college plans from Biden and Sanders, but the coronavirus is sending state finances reeling.
When the State Department made the unprecedented decision to suspend Fulbright grants worldwide last month, many grantees found themselves back in the U.S. without jobs, housing or health insurance.
Everything you need to know about higher ed and the coronavirus for Friday and the weekend in one easy-to-read package.
Even with COVID-19 present worldwide, they see need.

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Colleges must immediately develop flexible financial planning that accounts for what happens in the spring and what might occur in the fall, write Brian C. Mitchell and Richard K. Gaumer.

Career Advice

Bertin M. Louis Jr., who has chaired and served on numerous search committees, offers four helpful tips.
Now that many in-person courses are moving to virtual learning environments, you may begin facilitating live, video-based sessions with your students. Learn the essential steps to follow when you plan and facilitate live sessions for these virtual classes.

Blogs

Learning Innovation

April 5, 2020
Have worries about cultural, political, and economic stagnation lost their relevance in the age of COVID-19?

Confessions of a Community College Dean

April 3, 2020
Synchronous courses, old friends, a mystery solved and a tribute.

Just Visiting

April 2, 2020
We may be looking at teaching from a distance for the indefinite future. I had to figure out how to teach students I'd never meet.

GradHacker

April 2, 2020
As academia seems to forge sturdily ahead, the Internet bares our real COVID-19 anxieties

Call to Action: Marketing and Communications in Higher Education

April 2, 2020
If the comments from faculty on Reddit.com are any indication, university brands are in for a rough ride.
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