FIU Online’s Educational Technology Manager, Gus Roque, was invited to serve as a panelist at the OLC Accelerate 2016 Conference. The conference was held in Orlando, Florida from November 16 – 18, 2016 at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel. Dr. Kelvin Thompson, Director of Online Design & Development Strategy from University of […]
FIU Online hosted its first ever FIU Online Symposium on November 9, 2016 at the FIU Stadium Club. The structure varied from traditional conferences and workshops. The event had a single stage with presenters rotating every 25 minutes. Roundtables located throughout the venue made it possible to interact with the speakers after their sessions. The […]
FIU Online was invited to present a concurrent session at the 2016 Quality Matters conference. The theme for the conference was “Blazing New Trails” and was held in Portland, Oregon from October 31 through November 2, 2016. Karina Gomes and Maikel Alendy, both Lead Instructional Designers at FIU Online, facilitated the session titled “Feedback: We’re […]
FIU Online is happy to share a new report titled: “The Benefits of Quality Matters Certification: What the Analytics Reveal“. To access the report, please visit: http://insider.fiu.edu/qmreport Summary: FIU Online engaged in research to highlight the benefits to both students and faculty when taking and teaching an online course that has received the Quality Matters certification. FIU Online […]
Have you visited the FIU Online studios located in the MANGO building? A large portion of the fifth floor is taken up by two video recording spaces, a sound booth, a multimedia working space and control rooms. Each recording space was carefully designed to allow faculty to record and produce high quality learning content for […]
Effectively Using Media in Your Online Course During the 2016 FIU Online CON, this session, led by David-John Palmer, Associate Director of Academic Programs, covered ways to take your course to next level by engaging and motivating your students with multimedia and interactive content. Highlights of the session included ways to effectively introduce video and […]
Link to article. Baptist Health South Florida and FIU Online have joined forces to launch a series of health massive open online courses (MOOC). “This partnership with Baptist Health South Florida offers us the opportunity to not only provide on-demand free courses for our community, but also showcase an innovative approach to healthcare education,” said […]
A wise man recently said that F-I-U stands for the Future Is Us. Nowhere was that more evident than at the 2016 edition of eMerge Americas. The powerhouse conference on Miami Beach brings together entrepreneurs, researchers, investors and everyone else with an interest in tech innovation.