The Fall 2016 Issue

Online Master of Public Health Degree Receives Innovative Program Award

Faculty Focus: Jenna Wintemberg, Master of Public Health The online Master of Public Health (MPH) program with an emphasis in health promotion and policy received the Innovative Program award at the University Professional and Continuing Education Association (UPCEA) Central Region Conference on October 18, 2016. UPCEA is one of the leading associations for professional, continuing, […]

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A Tale of Two Migrations: What You Need to Know about Switching to Canvas

Dorina Kosztin, Teaching Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy; Bethany Stone, Teaching Professor, Division of Biological Sciences So, Mizzou is switching to Canvas. As an instructor who will be directly impacted, you may ask yourself: Why should I look forward to this switch? It is just more work, yes? We agree! However, we are here […]

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Canvas Conversion Update

Danna (Vessell) Wren, Director of Educational Technologies at Missouri Recently, Mizzou underwent a Learning Management System (LMS) review, which included faculty and student focus groups, surveys, test drives, vendor demos and full-scale pilots of Instructure Canvas. The process concluded in January 2016 with a final recommendation that the University of Missouri-Columbia move to a cloud-based […]

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