Tags Coronavirus

Ohio State marching band makes virtual performance during pandemic

by Jake Williams • 11 hours ago

Sixty-one band members recorded audio and video performing the “Buckeye Battle Cry,” an effort "to make people happy" during a time of social distancing.

San Diego State moves community mental health clinic online

by Jake Williams • 1 day ago

In addition to shifting to online classes, the university also moved its counseling program to a virtual environment during the coronavirus pandemic.

Students at UNC are attending class through virtual reality headsets

by Colin Wood • 6 days ago

For 28 students taking associate professor Steven King's "emerging technologies" class, attending class virtually has taken on a new meaning.

Universities are 3D-printing face shields for hospitals amid shortage

by Jake Williams • 1 week ago

Amid a shortage of critical medical supplies, university professors and staff are pooling their knowledge of 3D printing to make equipment to protect health care workers.

Esri offers students free access to mapping platform, tutorials

by Colin Wood • 1 week ago

The software company best known for its geographic information system software is offering free access to some of its online tools and resources during the novel coronavirus pandemic.

University graduation ceremonies are going virtual during the pandemic

by Betsy Foresman • 2 weeks ago

Purdue University and several other colleges are moving their ceremonies to virtual formats during a time when large gatherings have become verboten.

For COVID-19 patients who can't speak, Ohio State has tools

by Jake Williams • 2 weeks ago

Speech-language experts have developed a suite of free, online tools to assist health care workers amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Edtech companies offer free tools to colleges affected by COVID-19

by Betsy Foresman • 3 weeks ago

Hundreds of universities have now moved classes online, and edtech companies are stepping up to help institutions make the transition.

As coronavirus spreads, college's 'Keep Teaching' site has revival

by Jake Williams • 3 weeks ago

A website created by Indiana University's IT department in 2009 is again providing distance-learning resources for university faculty around the globe.