Rimland awarded scholarship for Emerging Leadership Institute

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Emily Rimland, the Sally W. Kalin Early Career Librarian for Learning Innovations, Penn State University Libraries, has been awarded one of two scholarships for the 2013 Institute for Emerging Leadership in Online Learning (IELOL).

The institute, which attracts diverse faculty and online learning professionals from around the world, is sponsored by the Center for Online Innovation in Learning (COIL), Penn State Outreach, under the direction of Lawrence C. Ragan, and the Sloan Consortium, under the direction of Bruce N. Chaloux. Rimland added, “I am looking forward to both the networking opportunities that the Institute will provide and the chance to think purposefully about the future of online learning related to the University and the libraries.”

The schedule includes:
July 15-26: Two-week IELOL Online
Aug. 5-8: Immersive experience at Penn State
Sept. 16-Oct. 4: Three-week IELOL Online
Nov. 20: IELOL Workshop at the Sloan-C Annual Conference in Orlando, Fla.

For more information, contact Larry Ragan at lcr1@psu.edu or 814-863-3114.

Last Updated February 13, 2014