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University eText platforms, open-source textbooks lower cost of learning

University eText platforms, open-source textbooks lower cost of learning
January 28, 2015

With the rising cost of textbooks, which can cost hundreds of dollars every semester, more students are turning to e-books. Milind Basole, principal eLearning professional at CITES, serves as a manager...

Eating bugs? Truth is, you may already be

Eating bugs? Truth is, you may already be
January 26, 2015

Bugs. Insects. Arthropods. Regardless of the terminology, these creepy, crawly critters wriggle their way into homes, end up splattered on windshields and can be found in the everyday foods people eat...

Champaign-Urbana provides a summer-time home for SUSI 2014 participants

Abdoul Gassim Toure spent six weeks touring the country this summer through the Global Institute for Secondary Educators, one of three programs in the country. 
September 10, 2014

Abdoul Gassim Toure had never been to the United States before applying to take part in Study of the U.S. Institute (SUSI) 2014. The course boldly stated it would give educators from around the world the...

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