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Cofield Featured on QM Success Stories

Dr. Stacey Cofield, Associate Professor of Biostatistics, is Chair of the Online Education Committee in the School of Public Health (SOPH). Her recent Lunch & Learn presentation at UAB will be transformed into a featured webinar presentation for QM Success Stories scheduled for November 16, 2016: "Applying QM to a Face-to-Face Course - Blending, Flipping, Extending: QM Beyond the Online."

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Dynamic Syllabus Now Available for More Classes

Faculty are excited about making use of the Dynamic Syllabus in Canvas to enhance their communication with students on course activity due dates. Also, it makes it easier on the instructor because they can change a date in one place in Canvas and it is updated for all Canvas sites, and the dates are automatically updated for the students - right to their smart device!

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Borkowski Recognized by QM

Dr. Nancy Borkowski has been recognized as a Master Reviewer by Quality Matters having completed her certification on September 20, 2016. Other UAB Certified QM Peer Reviewers are listed on the Quality Matters Initiative webpage.

Report from 2016 Fall Open Lab

The Data Report from Open Lab for Fall 2016, shows that the College of Arts and Sciences dominated attendance during the two-week period.

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2016 TOCA Ceremony

Provost Linda Lucas presented each of the 2016 Transformative Online Course awardees an engraved crystal flame at a ceremony on Tuesday, September 13th. Read more ...

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