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The College of Arts and Architecture’s e-Learning Institute at Penn State University will be renamed to the Office of Digital Learning the new assistant Dean for digital learning, Gary Chinn, explains the mission in the following way: “A broader conceptualization of digital learning acknowledges that today’s courses can move across a continuum of completely in-person and completely online.(…) As students flow in and out of physical classroom spaces and virtual environments, a broader term like ‘digital learning’ better captures this fluidity of learning context.” The Office of Digital Learning will focus on developing online courses, multidisciplinary programs in collaboration with other colleges, and continual digital media development and innovation as well as new research methodologies in the Arts. Source: Penn State News