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Diana G. Oblinger and Joanne Dehoney

This is the second in a blog series describing five “metatrends,” drawn from a review of articles in industry IT press, that affect CIOs in all IT sectors.:

Each post in the Future Slant blog will describe one of these trends, suggesting implications for higher education.


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May 19, 2014 | Diana Oblinger
At the beginning of his article Michael Roy, Dean of Library and Information Services and Chief Information Officer at Middlebury College, states: “Many campuses are witnessing the birth of a new field of inquiry called the digital humanities, which applies computational methods to humanistic...
May 8, 2014 | Kristen Vogt
Design Thinking and Breakthrough ChangeLast month when I brought up the topic of design thinking, I focused on its human-centered nature and its emphasis on iteration over perfection. Those two core features were reinforced by the opening keynote at  EDUCAUSE Connect: Baltimore last week, when...
May 5, 2014 | Gerry Bayne
Heather McCullough is head of digital scholarship at the University of North Carolina Charlotte. In this conversation with Marilu Goodyear, she talks about what that position title means in her daily work and details some recent projects in digital scholarship.
April 29, 2014 | Jarret Cummings
Last October, EDUCAUSE posted an update on the evolution of our policy work. Now that we are well into 2014, we wanted to provide members and other stakeholders with information on our progress.Since the previous update, EDUCAUSE has secured consulting services in public policy and government...
April 28, 2014 | Jennifer Ortega
HHS Releases Tool to Comply with HIPAA Risk Assessment Requirement


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