On Tuesday, April 25, Renison was host to a presentation by Professor Rory McGreal, UNESCO/Commonwealth of Learning Chairholder in Open Educational Resources. Entitled Why Open Educational Resources (OER) are essential for online learning, the presentation was available via livestream.
For Earth Day last week, the Rev. Matthew Griffin, a member of our Board of Governors wrote an article featured in “The Community” section of the website of the Anglican Church of Canada. In it, he tells of the grief of a child who has lost a pet and suggests how it reminds us to cherish all of creation.
Last week, the Waterloo Centre for Extended Learning (CEL), together with Associate Vice-President, Academic Mario Coniglio, announced the winners of the inaugural Online Teaching and Design Awards. Both awards were given to Renison professors.