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Free, open online courses as development tools?

Right now it is reverberating through the world’s universities like a tectonic shock. It is free Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs); this quote is part of a recent article in University World News about how MOOCs will change higher education around the world. You’ve probably … Continue reading

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Michigan State aims to build agricultural expertise in Africa + Asia

Last month, it was announced that Michigan State will lead a $7.3 million grant to strengthen agricultural research institutions and support agricultural degrees in Ghana, Uganda, Mali, Mozambique, and Bangladesh.  Named the Borlaug Higher Education Agricultural Research and Development (BHEARD) … Continue reading

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