Learning Experience Design Certificate Grads Reflect on Program, How it Shaped Their Work, Careers

By Jacob Aguinaga, Learning Experience Designer In 2019, the Center for Academic Innovation…


Dr. Rajesh Mangrulkar Talks About Innovation, Collaboration and How Improving Health Education Can Improve Health Outcomes

Dr. Rajesh Mangrulkar, Faculty Innovator in Residence, at Center for Academic Innovation. Photo…


Learn More About the War in Afghanistan, Refugee Crisis, and How to Help in New Teach-Out

Sean Corp, Content Strategist The formal end to the war in Afghanistan garnered headlines around…


Staff Spotlight: James Alexander on Gameful Pedagogies, Technology Fatigue, and Super Smash Brothers

Hannah Triester, Communications Fellow James Alexander James Alexander is the Senior Software…


Rajesh Mangrulkar and Elisabeth Gerber Named Faculty Innovators in Residence at Center for Academic Innovation 

Liz Gerber, left, and Rajesh Mangrulkar have been named Faculty in Residence at the Center for…


Self-Driving Cars Teach-Out Explores the Potential of Autonomous Vehicles and its Impact on the Workforce, Law, and Society

Person in a self driving autonomous car with autopilot Sean Corp, Content Strategist Roughly 40,000…


Faculty Spotlight: Melanie Manos on her Visualizing Women’s Work Online Course, Personal Projects, and Creating with Purpose

Hannah Triester, Communications Fellow Melanie Manos Melanie Manos is an interdisciplinary artist…


Noodle Launches Platform to Help Universities Compete In Lifelong Learning Market

Case Western Reserve University, Columbia Business School and University of Michigan Signed as…


Food Sustainability Teach-Out Explores Sustainability Through Lens of Food Justice and Food Equity

Teach-Out also explores how changing food habits and sustainable production could reduce impact on…


Exploring the challenges to learning among public health graduate students during the COVID-19 global pandemic

Astrid N. Zamora, MPH, Doctoral Candidate, Nutritional Sciences, University of Michigan School of…


New Course Explores How Black Performance and Social Activism Are Used to Respond to Injustice

Sean Corp, Content Strategist A new online course from University of Michigan faculty invites…


Documentary on Climate Change Research Expedition to Greenland Wins Emmy

‘I wanted to make a science adventure film’ Sean Corp, Content Strategist Sean Patrick holding a…


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ECoach Receives Top Award from IMS Global Learning Consortium in Worldwide Competition

Sean Corp, Content Strategist Tim McKay, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Physics, Astronomy,…


Worried About Your Pet Once You Return to Work? Teach-Out outlines Training Techniques and Steps You Can Take to Help Your Pet 

FreeImages.com/Leonardo Spada ‘COVID-19: Processing the Pandemic Teach-Out’ brings leading experts…


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Learn more with Michigan+: Take Your Public Speaking, Presentation Skills to the Next Level with These Courses

Michigan+ Provides University of Michigan Faculty, Students, Staff have free access to these and…


Learn More About Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, NFTs, Legal Issues, Ecological Impacts and the Potential Future of Crypto

Sean Corp, Content Strategist We’ve all heard the phrases and seen prices, stock performance…


Career Kickoff Collection Provides Resources for Those Entering the Workforce, Looking for Career Change

Sean Corp, Content Strategist Michigan Online’s Career Kickoff Collection features a curated…


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Learn more with Michigan+: Effective communication skills helps you achieve career goals, lead teams and excel in management

Highlighting free learning opportunities for professional development, lifelong learning available…


AIM Student Showcase features innovations in XR, schedule building tools, Michigan Online Collections, data science and more

Sean Corp, Content Strategist A new schedule builder built with the help of University of Michigan…


New schedule building tool adds a student-centric approach, user-friendly features to help students build fall schedules

Center for Academic Innovation worked for two years with Registrar’s Office, other partners to…


New Teach-Out Brings Generations Together to Talk Modern Feminism, Intersectionality, Inclusivity

A new Teach-Out will explore feminism and how the meaning has changed and evolved throughout…


Proposals Sought for Research Related to Teaching and Learning During the Pandemic for Virtual Symposium on May 5

Symposium co-sponsored by Duke, Michigan, UPenn Sean Corp, Content Strategist Roughly one year…


Applying Extended Reality Technologies to Rounds

Mark Cohen demonstrates the HoloLens2 used in virtual patient rounds. Photo courtesy of Cohen. A…


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Learn more with Michigan+: Financial planning, investing and preparing for retirement

Highlighting free learning opportunities for professional development, lifelong learning available…


Resilient Teaching During Times of Change with Dr. Rebecca Quintana, University of Michigan

This post originally appeared on Coursera's blog on Feb. 12, 2021, and is republished here with…


Theodoros Kalotinis expresses himself through his perfumes, but found his voice through U-M leadership course

Greek perfumer found online course on leadership training and says it helps him communicate with…


GradeCraft helps UROP students become more curious and better researchers

The UROP 2019 Spring Symposium | Photo courtesy of UROP Looking to refresh curriculum for…


Breastfeeding has a positive impact on public health, but multiple barriers exist

The new Breastfeeding: Public Health Perspectives MOOC helps learners develop knowledge and skills…


'Gradecraft has Changed Everything': Professor Turns To Gameful Learning After Moving to Remote Learning and Is Never Looking Back

Amid increased isolation of remote learning, professor's philosophy students are able to control…


Coursera Comes Together with Disney and Pixar to Inspire Learners to Explore Their Passions and Achieve New Goals

New course from the University of Michigan and exclusive course collections explore themes from…


Gratitude Boosts Mood, Health and the Bottom-Line: Four Ways You Can Practice Gratitude Everyday

New “Practicing Gratitude Teach-Out” teaches the science behind gratitude and how to make it a part…


Proposals sought for XR projects that transform teaching, learning

Sean Corp, Content Strategist The Center for Academic Innovation is seeking proposals related to…


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Combatting Disinformation with The Four D’s

Disinformation expert outlines what you can do in your everyday life so you don’t fall for “fake…


Peter Norman, John Carlos and Tommie Smith on the Olympic podium at the 1968 Olympic games. Carlos and Smith are raising black-gloved fists in the air

Milwaukee Bucks refusing to take the court is the latest in a long history of athletes as political activists

University of Michigan Teach-Out explores Free Speech in Sport and its legal, sociological and…


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Coursera for Campus Expands to Provide Faculty and Staff Free Access to 4,000+ Coursera Courses

Sean Corp, Content Strategist The Center for Academic Innovation in partnership with Coursera is…


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U-M students have free access to entire Coursera catalog featuring courses from top university, industry partners

Sean Corp, Content Strategist University of Michigan students from the Ann Arbor, Dearborn and…


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Pride Celebrations Turn Virtual as Technology Brings Communities Together

Pride Teach-Out explores how COVID-19 has impacted LGBTQ communities This logo was created by Media…


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'Family is my lifeline': Priscilla Nuñez on losing family members and finding purpose

Looking for help with grief, perseverance and growth, Priscilla Nuñez found the "Finding Purpose…


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FutureLearn Campus provides additional course access to U-M students, staff and alumni

The University of Michigan and the Center for Academic Innovation are proud to be the first…


How Disney’s The Lion King Became a Pioneer in the Use of Virtual Reality

Disney CTO to speak about Disney’s work in XR as part of AIM XR series Sean Corp, Content…


Are Your Zoom Meetings Accessible? New Checklist Covers Essential Steps Before, During and After Your Zoom Meeting

Sean Corp, Content Strategist Zoom continues to become more ingrained in our everyday working…