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Introducing ChainScript: The resume for the knowledge economy

Goodbye transcript, hello ChainScript.

Reinventing the Humanities Ph.D.

How can graduate schools best prepare doctoral students in the Humanities for an uncertain future?

A National Educational Technology Call to Action

If post-secondary education is to serve as an engine of social mobility, equality, and economic growth, the report contends, the country needs to expand access to affordable learning opportunities not constrained by traditional barriers of time and place.

Reimagining the College Transcript

At a time when public skepticism about the value of a college degree has intensified – when there are growing doubts about undergraduate engagement and learning – it is more important than ever for institutions to document the knowledge, skills, and abilities that college graduates have acquired. 

UT System partners with tech industry leader to develop next-generation learning platform

Through the collaboration with Salesforce and, UTx’s team, which includes instructional designers and technology experts, will develop software and digital tools that support students on their academic and professional journeys and increase student success, one of UT System’s nine Quantum Leaps.

The University of Texas Reimagines the Path to a College Degree

The biomedical sciences undergraduate program at UTRGV is the first of nine competency-based degrees and certificates that the UT system is rolling out across regional campuses. The new “experimental sites,” as the university...

Three reasons to hire an art major

We’ve all had that awkward conversation with a parent whose child has just declared a major in the arts. You know the ones—they clearly are on defense because they have been asked too many times: aren’t you worried your child won’t be able to get a job? 

The future is now

Next-generation models of education that tackle higher ed’s biggest challenges head-on – not tomorrow, but today.