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Now the Challenging Part...

I believe in the value of strategic planning. Since serving as the deputy CIO responsible for strategic planning across a large public higher …

Academic Libraries and the EDUCAUSE 2017 Top 10 IT Issues

A quick glance at the EDUCAUSE 2017 Top 10 IT Issues reveals something quite interesting: three of those Top 10 IT Issues—<i>Strategic Leadership</i> (#4),</i> …

Alchemy, Innovation, and Learning, in 2025

<i>Prediction is very difficult, especially if it is about the future.</i><br>—Niels Bohr<p><i>Let us put our minds together and see what life we can make for our</i> …

Virtual Reality

Can Higher Education Save the Web?

As an author, I can't be sure whether you are reading this article online or in print. But if you are reading it online, something depressingly …

Spending Our Time and Using Our Voice

Fifteen years ago, I was fortunate to attend the MOR Leaders Program. As part of that experience, I read Stephen Covey's book <i>The 7 Habits of Highly</i> …

Top 10 IT Issues, 2017: Foundations for Student Success

The 2017 Top 10 IT Issues support higher education's focus on student success through four key themes: IT foundations, data foundations, effective …

Expanded Partnerships and Collaboration

Can we find our future in the past? The March/April 2017 issue of <i>EDUCAUSE Review</i> occupies the intersection between the past and the future. Don …

Is It Déjà Vu All Over Again?

In 2002, the EDUCAUSE Center for Applied Research (ECAR) published “The Promise and Performance of Enterprise Systems for Higher Education,” by …

Teaching Students to Marshal Evidence and Evaluate Claims

A month before the 2016 U.S. presidential election, President Barack Obama spoke at the White House Frontiers Conference and said: “We're going to …

The Human Element: Faculty Collaboration in an Increasingly Digital World

Like most technologies, Web 2.0 learning tools can connect or divide us. The path we choose depends on how we understand and use the tools. Since …

Out of the Black Box

Each quarter, we ask our new undergraduate and graduate students how they form their basis of knowledge, a question that inevitably leads to …

Mission Driven, Common Challenges

After working for Cuyahoga Community College in Ohio for over six years, in February 2016 I moved to a new position (and state) to take on a new …

The Blockchain Revolution and Higher Education

The blockchain provides a rich, secure, and transparent platform on which to create a global network for higher learning. This Internet of value can …

Transforming Our Libraries from Analog to Digital: A 2020 Vision

By 2020, we can build a collaborative digital library collection and circulation system in which thousands of libraries unlock their analog …

Back to the Future of EdTech: A Meditation

On the other hand, some historical representations of the future have been stunningly accurate. The 1899 cards discovered by Asimov are often …

EDUCAUSE Review

• by John O'Brien<br>• August 27, 2018<br>• Homepage: From the President<br>• In Print<p>In the digital transformation ahead, IT professionals and leaders are not merely …

Data Analysis