Everyday open learning so unremarkable that it amazes me

Happened to look in on a blog for a course on Philosophy and Pop Culture at TRU. Saw a post that I thought was remarkable for a couple reasons. A student had just posted some fresh reflections, though the course was over. He wrote: “I know that I no longer need to create new posts, […]

A Day for Learning

[Cross-posted from Abject.] Since starting at TRU, I’ve particularly enjoyed collaborating and scheming with our Dean of Students Chris Adam, and Director of Instructional Design Irwin Devries. For some time we’ve been talking about a sort of gathering to reframe and refocus our efforts to enhance the learning environment at our university. What I love […]

The future is wide open

The future is wide open

Range life shared CC by MrGluSniffer I’ve been here at Thompson Rivers University for over a month now, and I am increasingly excited at the potential that exists here. Every day I meet more people full of energy, great ideas, and a willingness to try new things. These are interesting and challenging times for higher […]