Tag Archives: columbia gorge

2015 Grant Projects Complete

The 2015 Open Educational Resources grant projects are complete – congratulations grantees! 707 students at 22 institutions saved $77,234.30 in the 2015-2016 academic year. Read more…

HB2871 Update

Last year the Oregon legislature passed HB2871, a bill to support greater use of open educational resources in higher education across the state. This post provides an update on activities relating to the bill. Read more…

2015 OER Special Project Grants Awarded

The 2015 Open Educational Resources Special Project Grants have been awarded. Taken together, the projects represent collaborations with 13 different institutions that have the potential to save thousands of Oregon students an estimated $227,175.26 to $386,921.50 per year. Read more…

Columbia Gorge Campus Report

OER is gaining momentum at Columbia Gorge, with faculty adopting in Biology, History, Psychology, Philosophy, RD/WR 115 courses, Pre-college/Dev. Ed., and the CAS (Computer Applications and Office Systems) program. In this post Dan Hall, Sociology Instructor, discusses adopting an open textbook in his course and reports on the Open Textbook Summit that took place last month. Read more…