1. Five U-M Courses on the Go

    March 13, 2013

    Open.Michigan and Michigan Creative worked together to publish five openly licensed University of Michigan courses on iTunes U. The courses, which are also freely available onopen.umich.edu, can now be viewed on iPhones, iPads, and iPod touch mobile devices using the iTunes U app. The iTunes U app allows learners to add notes to lecture materials and to download content Read more


  2. Startup Success

    March 13, 2013

    ANN ARBOR—A University of Michigan startup company that bridges the gap between students and professors with technology was acquired today by Echo360. LectureTools is a web-based student response, note-taking and inquiry system that turns cell phones, iPads and laptops into learning aids, allowing students in large lecture settings to more effectively interact with professors. Echo360 Read more