UPCEA Briefing

Published biweekly, UPCEA's e-newsletter, the UPCEA Briefing, contains blog posts and articles of relevance to issues of national and international importance in professional, continuing and online higher education community. If you have an account with UPCEA, you receive the Briefing every other week.

Issue Archive


December 26, 2016
  • Online: Trending Now - The Student's Personal Digital Assistant (and more)
  • Inside UPCEA - Annual Conference Registration; Association Awards; Webinars
  • Unbound: Reinventing Higher Education - Alternative Credentials in Practice: Digital Badging at Brandman University
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December 12, 2016
  • Online: Trending Now - Looking into the Federal Crystal Ball for 2017
  • Inside UPCEA - Webinars
  • Industry Spotlight - Three Signs Your CE Program Organization Needs Help
  • People & Programs - The New School Launches Open Campus - A New Approach to Continuing Education 
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November 28, 2016
  • The Commons - The 60 Year Curriculum
  • Online: Trending Now - Teaching Without Teachers
  • Unbound: Reinventing Higher Education - What the Numbers Tell Us
  • Inside UPCEA: Webinars and Association Awards
  • In Memoriam: John F. Ebersole
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November 14, 2016
  • Benchmarks This! - UPCEA Membership Poll Results
  • Online: Trending Now - The Job to Be Done Theory of Clay Christensen
  • Inside UPCEA - Webinars
  • Unbound: Reinventing Higher Education - Unbound on the U.S. News & World Report Rankings
  • People & Programs - California State University, Long Beach Names John P. Lyons as Associate Dean for Operations and Administration; Kansas State University Global Campus Names Long Huynh Associate Dean for Enrollment Management and Marketing
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October 31, 2016
  • Online: Trending Now - Adapting to the Future
  • Policy Matters - This Election Matters for Higher Education - Aligning Federal Policy with Contemporary Learners
  • Inside UPCEA - Webinars; Enrollment Management Twitter Chat
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October 17, 2016
  • Online: Trending Now - Stackable, Digitally Distributed Credentials
  • Benchmark This! - Leading by Gut or by Data:  The Data-Driven State of Higher Ed Decision Making
  • Inside UPCEA - Webinars; Board of Directors Nominations
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October 3, 2016
  • Online: Trending Now - The Life Cycle of Degrees and Certificates
  • Inside UPCEA - 2016 Marketing Award Recipients
  • Unbound: Reinventing Higher Education - Understanding Common Legal Pitfalls in Online Service Agreements
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