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From Tron to Ready Player One: The Evolution of the Internet Through Film
April 13, 2018
Ready Player One may have had its fair share of skeptics heading into its release, but plenty of fangeeks -- and critics, too -- quickly came around to its “CGI razzle dazzle.” In fact, VR, AR, and New Media contributor for Forbes went so far as to declare it to be, “an instance sci-fi masterpiece [which] will be revered by science fiction fans for generations.” While Ready Player One may be the latest film to foray into the virtual world, it’s far from the first. Read on for closer look at the exhilarating journey through the history of the internet and film.

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Pick The Best Moment To Study Online
March 31, 2018
With the rapid rise in popularity of online programs, it seems like you can just start one anytime. You can. But should you? When’s the best moment for you to study online? It depends on your situation. Let’s take a closer look.

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How An Online Master’s is An Investment in Your Future
March 19, 2018
Online learning is soaring among young professionals. How can an online master’s make a difference in your life? Students and alumni from the University of Liverpool answered that question with real-life examples of the benefits they gained from their online studies.

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Pros And Cons Of Online PhD Programs
March 18, 2018
Online degree programs are on the rise across a breadth and depth of areas of study. And while most people think of associate’s and bachelor’s degrees when they think of online studies, there are also a growing number of options for PhD-seeking online students. But do the same benefits of online...

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Why You Should Further Your Engineering Education Online
March 16, 2018
Engineers are ready to tackle any problem and make thoughtful, logical decisions based on scientific facts. What’s even better? You can study engineering online and enjoy the flexibility and creativity that a customized program offers. Let’s take a closer look at why you should further your engi...

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Should You Take Online Courses if You Study On Campus?
March 5, 2018
While bricks-and-mortar classes once reigned supreme in terms of higher education delivery methods, the advent of online classes forever changed the face of higher education. Today, many contemporary students choose online studies because of the unparalleled convenience and customizability of this m...

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Four Global Trends in Online Education
February 12, 2018
Online education has taken the world by storm. And with a growth rate projection of more than percent CAGR anticipated to cross $300 billion in the next six to eight years, the market is poised for even more extraordinary growth. But how does e-learning vary from continent to continent? Here’s a c...

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Seven Fields Conducive to Online Studying
February 2, 2018
As the business world increasingly embraces online credentials, more options are emerging when it comes to non-traditional degrees and certificates. From the obvious to the unexpected, we’ve rounded up seven popular online studies degree options.

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Five Things You Need To Know About Competency-Based Education
January 19, 2018
Competency-based education is getting lots of buzz these days in higher education circles, both in the context of classroom and online learning. But do you really know what it’s all about? Read on for five things students should know about competency-based education.

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How To Avoid Online Degree Scams
January 5, 2018
The online education sector is booming—students have more flexibility and options than ever before when it comes to earning a degree. What does this mean? Good things, usually—but it’s also an opportunity for scammers to make money off you. Let’s take a closer look at how to avoid online deg...

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April 20, 2018

A new survey reveals that when instructional designers are involved in the creation of online courses, student engagement increases. Let's take a clos...


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April 11, 2018

We recently addressed the question of whether WiFi-equipped buses could help close “the homework gap” for students without internet access in thei...


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April 3, 2018

As the need for flexibility in the global business landscape increases so does the need for flexible training. That's where online MBAs come in. Let's...