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2013-2014

 

July 29, 2014

 

Cowley employees serve as presenters at conference in Las Vegas

 

conferenceCowley College Associate Vice President for Mulvane and Online Operations Stephani Johns-Hines, and Learning Management System (LMS) Administrator, Julie Rorabaugh, were invited to present at BbWorld 2014, held in Las Vegas, July 15-17.

BbWorld is the premier conference of the educational company, Blackboard, which was founded and headquarters in Washington, D.C., but is globally acknowledged as a premier provider in the LMS field.

The topic of their presentation was “The Fast and the Furious – Surviving a Fast Track ANGEL to Blackboard Learn Migration.” The experience and knowledge that the college has gained during the current rapid migration from ANGEL to Blackboard Learn was shared with many conference attendees and extremely well-received.

“This conference allowed the Cowley Online team to share our personal knowledge and experience regarding our LMS migration, as well as network with some of the most inspirational technology and educational visionaries in the country,” Johns-Hines said. “We could not be more excited to share the insight we gained with our colleagues and students at Cowley.”