1. MOOCs, the Humanities, and Learned Societies


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    2013 ACLS Annual Meeting American Council of Learned Societies Baltimore, MD, May 10 James J. O'Donnell, Georgetown University, ACLS Board of Directors, moderator Jeremy Adelman, Princeton University Howard Lurie, edX Jennifer Summit, Stanford University For more information, see www.acls.org/media.

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    • Arts and Sciences Council Takes Up Online Learning


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      The Arts and Sciences Council ended the last academic year with an intense conversation on online education. It picks up the discussion again this fall with a series of surveys, forums and other means to gather faculty opinion. The first faculty forum was held on Sept. 27, led by Denise Comer, Orin Starn and Ronen Plesser, three arts and sciences faculty members who discussed their experiences in teaching online courses. The forum was held in 217 Perkins Library on Duke University's West Campus. More talks are planned for the future.

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      • Pat Wagner talks about online education


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        This is the archive of an online session Pat Wagner facilitated for the continuing education consultants of the Kansas regional library systems and the State Library in August, 2009.

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        • Can Mars and Venus Work in Harmony? How to Help Sales and Marketing Bring out the Best in Each Other


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          This presentation was presented as part of the Integrate 2012 conference hosted by the WVU IMC program, http://integrate.wvu.edu Presenters: Susan K. Jones and William Jones http://imc.wvu.edu/about/faculty/susan_jones http://imc.wvu.edu/about/faculty/bill_jones Like Mars and Venus in the famous book about male-female communication, sales and marketing people often have trouble working together effectively because they just don’t speak the same language. In this presentation, a long-time industrial sales executive joins forces with a long-time marketing communications master. They’ll share strategies for developing Mars-Venus harmony that can lead to more effective customer acquisition, retention and relationship building.

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          • Live Trading Lab: Trend Line Trading (05-Mar-2014)


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            Trend lines are a great tool for identifying the trend, measuring whether the correction is finished, or whether the impulse has ended. Check out this webinar to find out how it’s done. Admiral Markets is teaming up with professional Forex trader Chris Svorcik to provide you with live trading and analysis sessions. The sessions will have live intra-day and swing trading, but also include technical analysis of the majors and their crosses. Make sure to see Chris in action on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 7:45am GMT to approximately 9:15am GMT.

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            • A&S Council Faculty Forum: Online Courses for Credit


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              A&S Council Faculty Forum: Online Courses for Credit, hosted by Prof. Dalene Stangl (ECASC) from Nov. 15, 2013; held at 217 Perkins.

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              • Salon Success Series - Session 1, Developing a Strong Culture


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                Developing a Strong Cultural Capacity for High Performance PBA’s landmark study – Business of Beauty: Maximize Your Profitabilty – produced the most authoritative resource on the future of retail success in the salon industry. With an ambitious goal of empowering salons to dramatically increase sales and profitability, the Salon Success Series emerged as a clear road map on the journey to measurable growth and sustained profitability. When fully utilized, The Salon Success Series is a proven approach that can help salons grow sales, increase profits, drive customer loyalty, and improve the overall client experience. In this session we will... • discover what the research findings mean to your business. • complete the Culture Audit and determine where to best focus your attention. • determine the flexibility, stability and adaptability of your business. • identify the key behaviors that directly impact retail success. • practice coaching skills to achieve consistency with next-level performance. This is the first session in a 3-part series based on PBA's landmark study, "The Business of Beauty." All three sessions are available here.

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                • Adrian Sannier, VP of Product, Pearson eCollege


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                  Adrian Sannier is the Vice President of Product at Pearson eCollege, a Pearson Education company that creates, services and powers many of the most successful online programs globally. Prior to joining eCollege, Dr. Sannier was the University Technology Officer at Arizona State University. Under Sannier's leadership, ASU transformed its information technology operation by aggressively embracing cloud-based computing services such as Google Apps for Education and Amazon's AWS. Dr. Sannier is a Professor in the Division of Computing Studies at ASU and former Stanley Professor of Interdisciplinary Engineering at Iowa State University. His research interests focus on the application of immersive visualization and next generation human/computer interfaces to challenges in science, technology and the humanities. Before joining the Iowa State University faculty in 2001, Sannier was vice president and general manager of Engineering Animation Inc., a leading provider of 3D computer graphics software. Sannier led a group of 200 programmers and artists who created products for a diverse group of companies, from Mattel and Disney to Ford and General Motors. Dr. Sannier received his bachelor's degree in systems science from Michigan State University in 1982 and his Ph.D. from Michigan State University in 1988. Recorded on 11-2-2011 Produced by Engineering Online Learning www.eol.iastate.edu

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                  • Beacon 2014 Orientation


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                    Beacon 2014 Orientation Congratulations Beacon Winners & Honorable Mentions! This informative web event is designed to prepare and excite you for Beacon 2014. Facilitated by PBA’s Online Education manager Kelley McCarthy and co-hosted by Ashley Charter, Manager of Education and Industry Programs, you will learn everything you need to know to prepare for Beauty Week. During this hour-long, live webinar we will answer the following questions: - What is Beacon? - What is expected of me (Beacon Code of Conduct)? - What's the schedule of events? - What’s the dress code? - Where do I go? - What do I need to bring? - Who will I meet? Who are the speakers? - How much money should I bring?

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                    • Return On Influence: The New Realities of Power and Marketing on the Internet


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                      This presentation was presented as part of the Integrate 2012 conference hosted by the WVU IMC program, http://integrate.wvu.edu Presenter: Mark Schaefer Author and WVU alum Mark W. Schaefer, http://www.businessesgrow.com/us/, will take us through the highlights of his new book, Return On Influence. This fast-paced workshop will cover the surprising new realities of personal power on the Internet, how companies like Klout are assessing influence, and how brands are leveraging this revolutionary new marketing channel.

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