Welcome Aboard! The Appalachian College Association Joins the NMC

Welcome Aboard! The Appalachian College Association Joins the NMC

We are excited to welcome the Appalachian College Association (ACA) as an Option 2 member of the NMC! The ACA is a non-profit consortium of 35 private four-year liberal arts institutions spread across the central Appalachian Mountains in Kentucky, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. Founded in 1993, the ACA...
Aloha! The University of Hawai’i at Manoa Joins the NMC

Aloha! The University of Hawai’i at Manoa Joins the NMC

The NMC proudly welcomes the University of Hawai'i at Manoa to the NMC community. A flagship campus of the University of Hawai'i System, UH Manoa distinguishes itself as a leader in research, topping the prestigious rankings of the National Science Foundation and Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University. With over...
99% Invisible: A Holistic Approach to Learning Space Design

99% Invisible: A Holistic Approach to Learning Space Design

Part IV of the 99% Invisible series In one of my favorite quotes from The Medium is the Message, Marshall McLuhan wrote, “The serious artist is the only person able to encounter technology with impunity, just because he is an expert aware of the changes in sense perception.” In other words, since artists fundamentally deal with bending a...
Get the 2015 NMC Technology Outlook for Australian Tertiary Education

Get the 2015 NMC Technology Outlook for Australian Tertiary Education

The New Media Consortium (NMC) and Open Universities Australia (OUA) are releasing the 2015 NMC Technology Outlook for Australian Tertiary Education at a special OUA roundtable of Australian tertiary education leaders. The fourth edition of this Australia-focused regional report describes findings from the NMC Horizon Project, an ongoing research...
2013 Technology Outlook for Latin American Higher Education

2013 Technology Outlook for Latin American Higher Education

The Technology Outlook for Latin American Higher Education 2013-2018: An NMC Horizon Project Regional Analysis was released as a collaborative effort between the New Media Consortium (NMC), the Centro Superior para la Enseñanza Virtual (CSEV), and Virtual Educa. This report — published both in Spanish and English — will inform education leaders about significant developments in technologies supporting higher education in Latin America.