The “handyman” dean who runs continuing education and University extension
edX and other MOOC providers expand offerings, assess effectiveness, and move toward course credit.
Michael Shinagel, Harvard’s all-time longest-serving dean, was honored at a retirement party.
Harvard news: Graduate School dean Xiao-Li Meng, Marc Hauser, University Professor Eric Maskin, and more
The former Quincy House master concludes a 44-year Harvard career.
Harvard partners with MIT to form edX, an ambitious online learning venture.
In the future Harvard will serve nontraditional students, both on- and
off-campus, in much greater numbers than traditional ones.