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University of California, Riverside Partners with edX to Launch its First Free and Open Courses

The courses, featuring content in mental health, well-being and world languages, will be free-to-audit for edX learners.

Nov 4, 2022·2U

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2U Announces the Launch of edX Boot Camps

Under the edX brand, 2U will continue upskilling over 10,000 boot camp learners annually in partnership with more than 50 universities worldwide

Oct 31, 2022·2U

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UNC-Chapel Hill and 2U Partner for New Online Master’s Degree in Applied Data Science

UNC-Chapel Hill and 2U have partnered to create a new online master’s degree in applied data science available through Carolina’s new School of Data Science and Society.

Oct 20, 2022·2U

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The London School of Economics and Political Science Partners with edX to Launch Stackable Pathway to Undergraduate Degree with First MicroBachelors® Programs and MOOC

The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) today announced the launch of its first two MicroBachelors® programs and MOOC with edX.

Sep 22, 2022·2U

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Stephen Virostek Joins 2U, Inc. as SVP, Investor Relations

Virostek will be responsible for communicating 2U’s vision, strategy, and performance to investors.

Aug 25, 2022·2U

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Changes to 2U’s Team

2U is strategically transforming its business. We are moving forward as one unified brand on one platform—edX. Unfortunately, these changes mean we have to let a number of team members go—people who have helped build our company.

Aug 2, 2022·Chip Paucek

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2U Unveils New Partnership Model to Increase Access and Affordability in Higher Education, Embracing edX’s Flexible Approach to Degree Support

Learn about 2U's new university partnership model—with services beginning at 35% revenue share—and the company's new incentives to encourage universities to lower tuition to increase access and affordability in higher education.

Jul 29, 2022·2U

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edX Launches First Courses with Meta Immersive Learning

The new courses are part of edX’s partnership with Meta Immersive Learning and support its mission to build a learning ecosystem for the metaverse and give professionals broader access to the tools and education needed to build a career in augmented reality.

Jul 19, 2022·2U

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edX Partners With Tulsa Community College and Tulsa Innovation Labs to Help Build Tulsa’s Tech Talent Pipeline

edX is partnering with Tulsa Community College and Tulsa Innovation Labs to fund the Cyber Skills Center, a scholarship initiative that will give adult learners in the Tulsa area access to no cost, fully online boot camp training programs.

Jul 6, 2022·2U

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2U and edX University Advisory Councils

2U and edX today announced the creation of two university councils to guide the organization in its mission to unlock human potential through high-quality, affordable online higher education.

May 18, 2022·2U

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