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2014 VSU Teaching Excellence Award for Online Teaching

by Kathy Sundin on January 27, 2014 in The Center for eLearning, VSU Teaching Excellence Award for Online Teaching

Call for Nominations

The Office of Academic Affairs and the Office of Extended Learning are pleased to announce the call for nominations for the first annual Teaching Excellence Award for Online Teaching.


Eligible candidates include full-time members of the teaching faculty and teaching academic staff who teach a minimum of 12 credit hours of fully online instruction across the fall, spring, and summer semesters.  ‘Fully online instruction’ is defined in accordance with the University System of Georgia standard which defines an online course as one in which “95% or more of the course must be delivered fully online.”


Nomination portfolios must be received by March 7, 2014.  Portfolios may be sent via campus mail, delivered in-person to the Center for eLearning, or submitted electronically.  Electronic portfolios should be submitted as a single PDF file.

Meg G. Moore
Office of Extended Learning / Center for eLearning
Odum Library, Suite 2621

Visit the 2014 VSU Teaching Excellence Award for Online Teaching webpage for more information.

2014 Online Lifeline Conference

by Kathy Sundin on October 2, 2013 in Online Lifeline Conference

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The 2014 Online Lifeline Conference is scheduled for February 20-21, 2014 and is being hosted by Valdosta State University. New to this year is conference tracks providing more in-depth focus on specific areas. Tracks include:

  • Accessibility
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Instructional Design
  • Student Engagement
  • Video/Media Production

The call for presentation proposals is now open until November 1, 2013.  Please visit the Online Lifeline Conference website for more information including Proposal Guidelines and the Proposal Submission Form. Follow #OLC2014 for conference updates!

We are expecting another wonderful conference!