Arizona State, Rutgers battle web blockages a week before finals

As students rush to finish up assignments during the week before finals, two apparent Distributed Denial of Service attacks (DDoS) blocked web access to both Arizona State University (ASU) and Rutgers University systems.
Both ASU and Rutgers are working to make appropriate accommodations to students affected by the situation, such as asking faculty to extend deadlines and change final exam dates. | 0 Comments


U. of Illinois to Offer a Lower-Cost M.B.A., Thanks to MOOCs

"The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign plans to start a low-cost online M.B.A. program in partnership with Coursera, the Silicon Valley-based MOOC provider, hoping to meet its land-grant mission of improving access and also to create a new stream of revenue at a time of shrinking state support for higher education." | 0 Comments

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