Carl Straumsheim

Carl Straumsheim, Technology Reporter, joined Inside Higher Ed in 2013. He got his start in journalism as a video game blogger for Norway's third largest paper, Dagbladet, at age 15, and has since dabbled in media criticism, investigative reporting and political coverage. Straumsheim (pronounced STRAWMS-hyme) boasts that he once received a perfect score on the Test of English as a Foreign Language, which enabled him to pursue a bachelor's degree in English from LaGrange College and a master's degree in journalism from the University of Maryland at College Park.

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April 24, 2015
Arizona State U's accreditor has yet to review the institution's "MOOCs for credit" initiative. Experts are unsure what such a review might bring.
April 23, 2015
Arizona State U, in partnership with edX, will award a freshman year's worth of academic credit through massive open online courses.
April 22, 2015
The Online Learning Consortium and MERLOT -- the Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching -- have merged their two journals on online education.
April 22, 2015
Research by a Ph.D. student at Cornell U suggests making procrastination a hassle may improve student performance in online courses.
April 21, 2015
Academic Partnerships will push for synchronous content in an upcoming platform update, offering instructors who participate a share of the revenue.
April 21, 2015
For the first time, more than half, or 51.4 percent, of the 550 colleges and universities surveyed for this year's Annual State of the ResNet Report devoted one gigabit of their bandwidth to residential networks, and costs are increasing as a result.
April 17, 2015
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Online Education Policy Initiative, an offshoot of a recent task force on the institute's future, officially launched on Thursday. The initiative, which is funded by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York, will over the next nine months release reports, host workshops and lecture series, and eventually make recommendations about online learning. Sanjay E.
April 15, 2015
ResearchKit, Apple's software framework intended to turn smartphones and tablets into medical research tools, was on Tuesday made available to developers and researchers. Apple unveiled the open-source framework during an event last month, showing how researchers can design apps that regularly survey users or use the sensors in smartphones and tablets to gather data about breast cancer, diabetes and other diseases.
April 14, 2015
Yale U.'s hybrid physician assistant program hits an accreditation snag -- a win for critics who have wanted the program to be evaluated as a stand-alone offering.
April 13, 2015
Higher education software provider Ellucian's plans for the next two years include transitioning to the cloud and preparing for more colleges and universities to experiment with competency-based learning.

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