Creating the STELAR Experience: University Center's Impact on Educational Transformation

Wednesday, October 31 | 4:15PM–5:00PM MT | Board 303, Poster Area, Exhibit Hall B-E
Session Type: Poster Session
Delivery Format: Poster Session
Our institution created the STELAR (St. Thomas E-Learning and Research) Center to serve as the mechanism for driving innovative educational transformation across the university, including a broader adoption of online learning, the use of emerging technologies, and support for faculty research. We will detail the planning and implementation of the STELAR Center, along with our impact on the institution’s mission of teaching and learning, and research.

Outcomes: Understand the components and partnerships involved in creating the STELAR Center * Understand how the STELAR Center has transformed the culture and practice at our university * Identify strategies for implementing relevant practices at your own institution.

Presenters

  • Brett Coup

    Associate Vice President, Academic Technology, University of St. Thomas
  • Peter Weinhold

    Director of Academic Technology, University of St. Thomas