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2U Supports the World Economic Forum at Davos Through an Innovative Launch of its New Book on Education

By 2U Staff, January 21, 2014

Today, a new book that examines the challenges and opportunities in education and skill development around the world is being launched at the annual World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Switzerland.


This Week in Education News - January 17, 2014

By Jenn Pedde, January 17, 2014

What were some of the big stories in education this week?  We've got a round up of top posts for you! 


Getting to Know: Colleen Brogan

By Jenn Pedde, January 16, 2014

Next up on our 2U interview series is Colleen Brogan, a content strategist in our New York office. 


Chip Paucek, 2U CEO, to Present at U.S. Department of Education's "Education Datapalooza"

By 2U Staff, January 15, 2014

White House Event Showcases Technology and Innovation in Education


How to Build an Agile and Scalable SaaS for Long-Term Success

By 2U Staff, January 15, 2014

The Next Web: A few pieces of advice from 2U CTO, James Kenigsberg, for building well-loved software-as-a-service (SaaS) platforms.


Aspiring Data Scientists Jump into UC Berkeley’s New Online Master’s Program

By 2U Staff, January 14, 2014

VentureBeat: Twenty-seven students began their first classes in the multi-course data science program. AnnaLee Saxenian, dean of the university’s School of Information is interviewed by VentureBeat.