A revolution in teaching and research

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Some 54,000 people around the world took an early MOOC — a massive open online course — in classical studies taught by Peter Struck, of the U. of Pennsylvania, in 2012.
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In the era of smartphones, social media, and personal webcams it’s sometimes hard to remember that only 50 years ago colleges and universities clattered with the sound of typewriters, and "personalized learning" meant getting to know your...

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