Blended learning colloquium is Feb. 28

To provide faculty with the specifics of implementing a blended course, Online and Distance Education is hosting the "Blended Learning Colloquium" on Feb. 28 at the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center.

The event includes a panel luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., on the topic of implementing blended learning in classrooms of all sizes and disciplines. The panel will include Ivan Shibley of Penn State, Alicia Cipri of the University of Alabama, Drew Tyre of UNL, and Ted Hamann of UNL.

During interactive sessions from 2 to 4 p.m., Shibley and Cipria will detail their experiences in developing courses in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, modern languages and humanities. Shibley and Cipria will also help attendees think through specific challenges faced in developing blended courses at UNl.

For more information or to register, go to