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Connect in the Community

Connect in the Community

Unizin's new Community Site will help Members connect, collaborate, and share knowledge. One of the benefits of membership in the Unizin Consortium is access to a network of colleagues who face similar...

Flipping a Large Enrollment Classroom with Canvas

Flipping a Large Enrollment Classroom with Canvas

When it was first announced that the University of Iowa was planning to pilot Canvas as part of Unizin, Jon Garfinkel, finance professor at the Tippie College of Business, realized this could be just the...

Rethinking the Possible: Large Enrollment Classes

Rethinking the Possible: Large Enrollment Classes

At the 2017 Unizin Innovation Summit, I attended several marvelous breakout sessions. One of my favorites was “Early Lessons from High-Enrollment Course Transformations,” presented by Maggie Jesse, Senior IT...

Building the Learning Experience of Tomorrow

Building the Learning Experience of Tomorrow

Presented by Rick Miranda, Colorado State University The Unizin Innovation Summit is an opportunity to reflect on where we are in the Unizin Consortium and our goals for the future. One of the benefits of...

Using Data in Higher Ed

Using Data in Higher Ed

Unizin is a very special collaborative effort. Our Consortium exists because of a vision shared by thought leaders at some of the nation’s most respected research universities. We are not a technology...

Photographs from the 2017 Unizin Innovation Summit

The 2017 Unizin Innovation Summit took place April 19 and 20 in downtown Denver, Colorado. It was an incredible two days filled with collaborative conversations, the sharing of successes, and a spirit of...

A Look Inside Our Infrastructure

A Look Inside Our Infrastructure

  Gone are the days of system administrators desperately trying to make sure their servers stay healthy. Services like Amazon Web Services (AWS) allow modern operations staffs to write code to describe...

Content Communities Part II: The Unizin Solution

Content Communities Part II: The Unizin Solution

Like we mentioned in the previous blog, universities are and will continue to be places where instructional content is created. Lately, we’ve seen a change in how instructional content and courses are created...

Content Communities Part I: Challenges to Workflows

Content Communities Part I: Challenges to Workflows

Content initiatives at Unizin Member universities have made headlines this year. Indiana University announced this September that its eText initiative has saved students at least $15 million since the program...

Introducing IU’s Unizin Liaison

Introducing IU’s Unizin Liaison

IU's Unizin-Dedicated Liaison Streamlines Coordination Between Campus, Unizin Staff As Unizin releases more solutions for content, analytics and the learning environment, more and more people from our Member...

Migration Collaboration

Migration Collaboration

Unizin Institutions Share Tools, Best Practices for Switching LMSs “We’re tired,” Annette Beck, Director of Enterprise Instructional Technology and Evaluation & Exam Service, says with a laugh. She is...