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The work we do with our university partners is life-changing for students across the globe. Here’s a look at what we’ve done together to transform digital higher education.

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Relationships Matter: The Story Behind Columbia AI

Beneath the headlines and inside 2U, 2U's newest partnership with Columbia Engineering to launch the Columbia Artificial Intelligence Program is actually the story of why relationships matter, and how meaningful relationships can open doors.

Sep 8, 2020·Andrew Hermalyn

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A Negotiation Course for a Student Negotiating a Battlefield

Nigel Preisner enrolled in a GetSmarter short course while on assignment with NATO in Iraq. Learn what happened after a drone strike near his Baghdad residence threatened to derail his learning—and his safety.

Sep 1, 2020·Stephen Eichinger

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How the University of Denver is Planning for a Fall of Ethical Contact Tracing and COVID Preparedness

The dean of The Morgridge College of Education shares how the University of Denver has prepared for the fall and how their partnership with 2U has helped them create quality online education.

Aug 27, 2020·Stephen Eichinger

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Ready for Liftoff: How a Cybersecurity Boot Camp Prepared Kyle Baxter for a Future at NASA

Read how Trilogy's Career Services team helped Kyle Baxter land a data controller role at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Aug 18, 2020·Stephen Eichinger

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Learn How to Improve Breakout Room Discussions in Online Teaching From This Pepperdine University Professor

Dr. Dennis Lowe, Ph.D., has been teaching in Pepperdine’s Online Master of Psychology Program for more than three years. Learn what he suggests faculty do to improve online breakout room discussions.

Aug 17, 2020·Krista Celentano

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From Classmates to Soulmates: How Two Students Found Love Through the MBA@Denver Program

Ali Hovland and Devin Heitman enrolled in the MBA@Denver program seeking industry expertise and career progression. Today, they’re also sharing their lives with each other—and are engaged to be married in 2021. Read their Rocky Mountain meet-cute.

Aug 14, 2020·Stephen Eichinger

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These Boot Camp Grads Built an App That Combats Gender Bias—One Word at a Time

The winner's of our Next Level Contest created a data-driven tool that identifies gender-biased language in job descriptions. Learn more.

Aug 4, 2020·Stephen Eichinger

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Northwestern Professor Alvin Tillery on His DEI Short Course and How University Leaders Can Be a Catalyst for Change

Learn how Northwestern Professor Alvin Tillery worked with GetSmarter to design a DEI short course with lessons from the 1960s and the Black Lives Matter movement.

Jul 30, 2020·Molly Forman

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How the USC MAT Online Program Prepared Students to Guide Their Guiding Teachers Through COVID-19

When COVID-19 upended normality, some student teachers from the USC MAT online program found that they were the ones advising their guiding teachers. Find out how the program prepared these students to become the teachers.

Jul 29, 2020·Stephen Eichinger

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A Look Inside the Case Study Method Practiced by the Harvard Business Analytics Program

This week, the Harvard Business Analytics Program hosted its first-ever LinkedIn Live Case Study event featuring Professor Karim Lakhani and several past and present students. Watch the event here.

Jul 24, 2020·Krista Celentano

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