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Archived video, transcript and notes from "Changing Higher Education to Change the World" available


If you missed Cathy Davidson’s webinar on "Changing Higher Education to Change the World" last Thursday, Oct. 11, rest assured that you can view it online at The webinar was offered and archived by the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub’s Connected Learningwebsite.

Cathy began with the statement, “College was designed to prepare students for a 20th-century workplace, and it's not catching up fast enough to the realities of the modern world. How can we overhaul the entire system?” She was joined by David Goldberg, co-founder of HASTAC and Director of University of California Humanities Research Institute; Kyle Peck, professor of Education at Penn State University; Luka Carfagna, doctoral student in the Sociology Department at Boston College and Connected Learning Research Network Member; and moderator Mimi Ito, research director at the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub at the University of California, Irvine. 

The webinar was a hit: more than 170 people in 15 countries watched live, and collectively there were more than 2,900 minutes viewed. Within 24 hours of the talk, more than 640 people had streamed the video.

If you don’t have time for the full video, you can also download a PDF of this session's Livestream Chat archive and access the collaborative document of key points, insights, questions and resources from this session.


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