Archive for February 2017

Saltz Awarded Grant from 2U to Study Online Learning

February 27, 2017 | Press Releases

School of Information Studies (iSchool) Associate Professor Jeffrey Saltz has received a research grant from education technology company 2U to study student learning and outcomes in online education environments. In 2016, 2U and the iSchool entered a partnership to deliver the iSchool’s master of science programs online via 2U’s learning platforms. This is the company’s first year awarding research grants Read more

Gov. John Kasich to Deliver Keynote Address at Newhouse School’s Toner Prize Celebration March 27

February 20, 2017 | Press Releases

Ohio Gov. John R. Kasich will be the keynote speaker at the award celebration for the Toner Prize for Excellence in Political Reporting on March 27 in Washington, D.C. The Toner Prize, sponsored by the Newhouse School, honors the life and work of late alumna Robin Toner ’76, the first woman to be national political correspondent for The New York Read more

Department of African American Studies Hosts Third Annual John L. Johnson Lecture, featuring Marlo D. David

February 16, 2017 | Press Releases

The Department of African American Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences will present the Third Annual John L. Johnson Lecture, featuring Marlo D. David, associate professor of English and women’s, gender, and sexuality at Purdue University, on Monday, Feb. 20, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, Room 114, E.S. Bird Library. David’s presentation Read more

New Internship Links Janklow Arts Leadership Program and Atlanta Ballet

February 15, 2017 | Press Releases

A new partnership between the Janklow Arts Leadership Program in the College of Arts and Sciences and Atlanta Ballet creates a unique opportunity for a student to get hands-on arts experience. The new program, which starts in July 2017, follows the same pattern as Janklow internships with the Florida Grand Opera in Miami and the Seattle Art Museum. One student Read more