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Champions of open educational resources eligible for annual award

Jan. 28, 2021

The Office of Academic Affairs and the Open CU Steering Team are accepting nominations for the annual Open Educational Resources (OER) Champion Award.

Lecturer Matthew Burrows with Scholarly Communication Librarian Melissa Cantrell.

Nominate Your Teacher or Colleague for the Open Educator Award 2021

Dec. 4, 2020

CU Student Government and the University Libraries have joined together to identify and recognize CU educators who demonstrate exemplary use of open educational resources (OER) in their classrooms or teaching practice. Lecturer Matthew Burrows with Scholarly Communication Librarian Melissa Cantrell. Do you know a CU educator who has implemented, adapted,...

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Apply by July 20 for 2020–2021 Course OER Creation/Adaptation Initiative

July 2, 2020

We are pleased to invite University of Colorado Boulder faculty to apply by July 20, 2020 to participate in the 2020–2021 Course OER Creation/Adaptation Initiative . All faculty, including Instructors and Senior Instructors, who currently have paid appointments through and including the spring 2021 semester are invited to apply as...

Lecturer Matthew Burrows with Scholarly Communication Librarian Melissa Cantrell.

Matthew Burrows Accepts Open Educator Award

March 2, 2020

Matthew Burrows , lecturer with the International English Center, is the recipient of the 2020 CU Boulder Open Educator Award from the University Libraries and the University of Colorado Student Government. This award recognizes his commitment to customizing and tailoring educational content to enhance classroom learning and engagement. Lecturer Matthew...

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Celebrate Open Education Week March 2-6, 2020!

Feb. 18, 2020

Open Education Week is a celebration of the global Open Education movement. It aims to raise awareness and showcase the impact of Open Education on teaching and learning worldwide. Celebrate Open Education Week with the University Libraries Open Educational Resources (OER) Leads, and fellow CU Boulder educators, by joining us...

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OER Training with $250 Stipend Open to CU Boulder Educators

Jan. 16, 2020

The University Libraries are offering educators affiliated with the university the opportunity to participate in a two-part Open Educational Resources (OER) professional development experience and to receive a $250 stipend recognizing their engagement. This opportunity is sponsored by Open CU , a project funded by a grant from the Colorado...

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Apply For OER Course Adoption Initiative By July 1

June 20, 2019

We are pleased to invite University of Colorado Boulder educators to apply by July 1, 2019, to participate in a Course OER Adoption Initiative . All educators with AY19-20 paid appointments, including instructors/senior instructors, temporary/permanent faculty, and graduate part-time teaching instructors, are invited to apply. Selected participants will adopt an...

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OER Training Open To CU Boulder Educators

March 11, 2019

The University Libraries are offering educators affiliated with the university an opportunity to participate in an Open Educational Resources (OER) professional development. This opportunity is sponsored by OpenCU, a project funded by a grant from the Colorado Department of Higher Education and with additional support from the CU Office of...

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Open Education Week: March 4-8, 2019

March 1, 2019

Open Education Week is a celebration of the global Open Education Movement. Its goal is to raise awareness about the movement and the impact of open educational resources (OER) on teaching and learning worldwide. Faculty, students, and staff from universities and colleges throughout the state are holding events at their...

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Open Educational Resources Grant Opportunity

Oct. 10, 2018

The University Libraries OER Leads wish to draw the campus’ attention to a Colorado Open Educational Resources Grant Opportunity. The Colorado OER Council and Colorado Department of Higher Education recently released a request for proposals open until November 14th, 2018. “This grant program was created to: Raise awareness of OER...

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