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Manitoba Post-Secondary News Roundup

Carley McDougallNews


Congratulations to all the graduates celebrating their convocation. With all the excitement of graduation, we’ve got a roundup of the news happening across Manitoba post-secondary institutions. Feeling really behind on the news? Check out April’s Manitoba post-secondary news roundup here. Parkland’s first net-zero energy home opens its doors Carpentry students under faculty supervision from Assiniboine Community College have completed work … Read More

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How Open Educational Resources fit within the future of education

Carley McDougallBlogs


When you think about the future of education, what does it look like? As open education advocates, we at Campus Manitoba envision a future where education is accessible to all, thanks in part to open educational resources (OERs). OERs are free and fully adaptable online resources that help make education more affordable and accessible for all students – be sure … Read More

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Manitoba Post-Secondary News Roundup

Carley McDougallNews


Another year of classes and exams have come to an end. Spring is in the air and the excitement of summer is just around the corner. Here is April’s roundup, featuring news and events from Campus Manitoba and post-secondary institutions in Manitoba. RRC becomes province’s first post-secondary to offer credit for Armed Forces experience Thanks to a new partnership at … Read More

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How OERs can help adult learners

Carley McDougallBlogs


From visual learners to auditory learners, different students learn better from varying styles – but did you know that age can be a key factor in how a student learns best as well? Due to the wealth of experiences they bring with them to class, adult learners often have very different needs and requirements from a course than their younger … Read More

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From idea to book: A Q&A on Manitoba’s next OER

Carley McDougallBlogs


Here at Campus Manitoba, we believe in the open education movement and are actively working to make higher education more accessible for students across the province. Through our partnership with BCcampus, we launched OpenEd Manitoba, a website that offers hundreds of free textbooks to view online or to download, all of which are created, reviewed, or adapted by faculty at … Read More

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