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e-Learning In The News

August 3, 2011 - eLearning Services Director Richard G. Bush and Course Producer Marija Franetovic of eLearning Services collaborated with Associate Professor Pamela Lowry and Associate Professor Jacqueline Stavros on a presentation and panel discussion at the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Academy Conference held at Eastern Michigan University in May. An article about the experience can be viewed in the Tech News.

August 1, 2010 - Richard Grant Bush, the director of eLearning Services at Lawrence Technological University, has joined the Eton Academy Board of Trustees for a term that expires in 2012.

March 9, 2010 - Bill Drummond, eLearning Architect and Lead Producer at Lawrence Tech University, was quoted in a Wimba press release titled Colleges and Universities See Improved Student Outcomes with Wimba.

March 23, 2007 - Bill Drummond, LTU Online lead producer, was named President of the Educational Teleconsortium of Michigan (ETOM) at the ETOM meeting to be held at Muskegon Community College. Bill has been active in ETOM for a number of years, and we are pleased that he will be serving that organization and representing LTU to the ETOM membership during his tenure.

February 12, 2007 - Professor Diane Cairns makes a presentation to the Great Lakes Chapter of the Project Management Institute on the use of project management techniques by nonprofit organizations. LTU Online offers certificate programs in both Nonprofit Management and Project Management.

January 2007 - The web site Nonprofit Management Education - Current Offerings in University-Based Programs lists Lawrence Tech's online Nonprofit Management certificate program as one of 19 online programs available in the United States.

January 9, 2007 - Southfield Business News highlights LTU Online courses and enrollment figures.

December 2006 - Innovate Journal of Online Education features article by Dr. Alan McCord, Executive Director of LTU Online, "Staffing and Supporting a New Online Initiative."

December 13, 2006 - Southfield Sun highlights Lawrence Tech's online graduate certificate in Architecture Management. The article quotes Dr. Virginia North of the College of Architecture & Design, and Professor Diane Cairns of LTU Online.

December 8, 2006 - Lawrence Tech's online graduate certificate in in Architecture Management is featured in the Great Lakes IT Report.

December 7, 2006 - Lawrence Tech issues press release describing the online graduate certificate in Architecture Management.

October 19, 2006 - Dr. Alan McCord makes a presentation on the use of synchronous learning tools to support asynchronous course to the Educational Teleconsortium of Michigan.

October 2, 2006 - Dr. Alan McCord makes a presentation to the IACBE Region 4 conference on staffing and supporting a new online initiative.

September 28, 2006 - LTU Online Lead Producer Bill Drummond and Professor Kamal Kakish make a presentation to the Michigan Blackboard User Group on using a common shell to support online course design.

September 28, 2006 - Professor Diane Cairns and Dr. Alan McCord make a presentation to the Michigan Blackboard User Group on integrating assessment into the design of online programs and courses.