Faculty, staff and students associated with the Global Campus are invited to join President Kirk Schulz, and Provost and Executive Vice President Elizabeth Chilton at 6 p.m. on Monday for a virtual town hall.
The transition to the Canvas Learning Management System will begin in Fall 2021. Blackboard will no longer be available once Canvas is implemented.
After steady enrollment growth each year since 2013, the system‑wide total dipped just 1.4% to 31,159 students for Fall 2020 during the ongoing COVID‑19 pandemic.
Debbie O’Donnell was named vice chancellor of student affairs and Rebecca Van de Vord will be the vice chancellor of academic affairs. They are the first to take vice chancellor positions of WSU’s fully online campus.
Anthropology instructor Jack McNassar is the winner of the award that recognizes Global Campus teachers who employ best practices to engage, inspire, and support students.
The certificate program is designed to help WSU faculty further enhance and document their skills and success in the distance delivery environment.
For Summer Session 2020, qualifying Washington State University employees can now use their tuition waiver benefit for WSU Global Campus courses in addition to courses offered through the university’s five other campuses.
The Power Series virtual tournament pits teams from several universities against each other in the video game Rocket League. The WSU Esports Club’s first match against UW will be live-streamed via Twitch at 5:20 p.m. on April 22.
Cillay has been on the organization’s board of directors for two years and will serve a two-year term in the secretary/treasurer position.
A news report uses Chancellor Dave Cillay’s promotion to illustrate the growing importance universities are putting on online education.