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What should we ask Jonathan Rees about faculty autonomy

What is the future of faculty autonomy? Tomorrow we’re discussing this topic with Jonathan Rees on the Future Trends Forum (RSVP or log in here).  Jon is a professor of history at Colorado State University Pueblo.  He also blogs at … Continue reading

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Live from Campus Technology: today on the Future Trends Forum

Today I’m leading a Future Trends Forum session live from the Campus Technology conference in Boston.   Please join us, and help connect a face-to-face event with the entire online world. A fine group of folks have agreed to join … Continue reading

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Blockchain for higher education: Phil Long leads an energetic discussion on the Future Trends Forum

How can higher education make use of blockchain technology? In May Phil Long (University of Texas-Austin) explored this question with the Future Trends Forum.  Below are the video recording of the session and my notes.  The field has advanced since, … Continue reading

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One leading CIO looks at campus data and collaboration

Last week Brad Wheeler, Indiana University’s chief information officer, appeared on the Future Trends Forum to discuss what he saw happening in higher ed and technology.  Brad also spoke to the Unizin collaborative. David Raths just wrote up an excellent … Continue reading

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This Thursday on the Future Trends Forum: Dan Cohen and the DPLA

This week the Future Trends Forum returns with a spectacular guest. Dan Cohen is the founding director of the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA), an innovative online archive that is both open and collaborative.   It’s an extraordinary project, “something … Continue reading

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People reflect on the Future Trends Forum

In June I started surveying Future Trends Forum participants for their reactions to this still new project.  Now I’d like to share results, partly to stir up more feedback, and also in the open spirit of my work. (Note that … Continue reading

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This week and the next on the Future Trends Forum

Here’s an update on the Future Trends Forum for early July. This week we’re on break.  There’s a big American holiday, but also my wife and I are celebrating our 23rd anniversary.  So we are taking some downtime. (FTTE readers, … Continue reading

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