The Rise of Distance Learning and the Online PhD: Is There Cause for Concern?

At present, there exists two correlating trends within higher education, each of which offer a glimpse into its future: The first is that...  More

Keeping Higher Ed Communities Healthy with Contact Tracing

As we continue to adjust to the challenges brought on by the COVID-19 outbreak, one thing is for certain—there will be no immediate...  More

Virtual Commencement 2020

Spring 2020 will be long remembered as a time the world shifted. A fast-moving virus that no one could have predicted engulfed the planet,...  More

Remote Work and Campus Network Security

I enjoy sitting on my front porch with my laptop while doing research, especially in the spring and fall. Much of my dissertation was...  More

Securing Your Network: The Greatest Vulnerability is the Human Factor

When we picture “hacking” we might have an image from movies of an individual, sitting in a dark room in front of several monitors,...  More

Benefits of Rental Technology on College Campuses

Technology is being developed at a staggering pace, and some colleges and universities may feel pressure to keep up with the latest...  More

Layers of Reality: Applications of VR and AR

For centuries now, the concepts of education and learning have remained fairly stagnant—students attend class in physical buildings,...  More

Tracing the Past and Future of Virtual Reality

According to Merchant et al. in an article for Computers and Education, virtual reality can be traced back to the 1960's. Initially it was...  More

Cybersecurity at Private Universities

For many years, security on private college and university campuses has been a major concern for students, parents, faculty, and staff.  More

Virtual Reality Brings History to Life

Students in Gonzaga University Professor Andrew Goldman’s History 193 course can look forward to traveling somewhere new and far...  More