Point of View
Boston University is boldly entering the affordable/at scale degree space with its announcement of Questrom’s $24k online MBA offered in partnership with edX. Under this new partnership, the Office of Digital Learning & Innovation will support the production and delivery of the online degree and co-lead the effort with the Questrom School.
In support of this bold, new venture, DL&I’s Associate Provost Chris Dellarocas and members of the DL&I team attended the Affordable Degrees at Scale Symposium held in Atlanta, GA. Dellarocas shares his Point of View and discusses several notable takeaways from this year’s Symposium.
The World Economic Forum predicts that creativity and innovation will be among the top job skills needed in 2022. The BU Hub defines them as essential to its undergraduate education. We all want students to think creatively. Interim Director of the Center for Teaching & Learning Sarah Madsen Hardy explores how teaching strategies that allay anxiety can support this goal.