Experiential Learning Assessment at MSU moves the needle toward (Higher) ‘Education 3.0’ 0

Bill Heinrich, MSU Global Michigan State University A recent blog post from Dr. Jeff Borden, Pearson’s VP of Instruction & Academic Strategy, identified several specific problems identified in three areas of learning research that, if addressed, would help move the needle on education. I personally appreciate the points this blog post made because the author […]


Update: MOOCs at MSU 0

Read on to learn about MSU Global’s role with past, present, and future MOOCs at Michigan State University! MSU Global along with MSU Learn.DAT continue to support MSU MOOC projects and provide a means for units to try new approaches in teaching and learning, corporate engagement, research and general exposure. To date, MSU has offered […]

MSU Global Announces Igniting Innovation 2014 0

Sparks will be flying during this annual showcase of the newest and most innovative faculty and staff projects across a wide range of disciplines. The event will kick off with an inspirational panel led by Karl Mehta, CEO of EdCast, sharing the latest innovations in knowledge clouds and MOOCs.


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Creative Fellow Open House: Estrella Torrez 0

Nuestros Cuentos, or “our stories,” is a collaborative project documenting the lives of Lansing area public school children in the form of student autobiographies and artwork. This partnership with Lansing School District’s Mt. Hope Elementary School and Pattengill Academy, MSU’s College Assistance Migrant Program, and Residential College in the Arts and Humanities focuses on Michigan’s […]

Urban Agriculture Partnership Journey in Detroit 0

MSU Global board members, innovation fellows, project partners, and staff embarked on a ‘Partnership Journey in Detroit’ on July 31 in order to explore urban agriculture farms and projects. The field trip was hosted and facilitated by Renee V. Wallace from FoodPlus Detroit, which is a local partnership network with the mission of facilitating and […]



New Staff on Board at MSU Global 0

MSU Global is pleased to introduce three new team members whose skills and expertise will further our mission of connecting people, ideas and purpose. Dr. Kevin Gamble comes on board as MSU Global’s Director of Knowledge Systems. Gamble’s expertise includes systems development and research related to social learning, knowledge capture and sharing, open educational resource […]

Introducing a Brand New MOOClet 0

Join us on August 27! Empower student researchers to be agents of change through storytelling. Equipped with digital media skills, students share their research experiences in emotionally-compelling ways for even bigger impact. Help build the collection of openly-licensed content and badges. Students are agents of change. Digital storytelling skills using simple tools can help unlock […]


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Navigating Experiential Learning Assessment 0

In an effort to build upon the value of experiential learning, a team of researchers and faculty are connecting assessment of a broad range of learning outcomes with integrated learning and career skills. When students use digital storytelling and/or portfolios to document learning experiences, our team can assess beyond the intended learning outcomes to directly […]