The domain name edu is a sponsored top-level domain (sTLD) in the Domain Name System of the Internet. Since 2001, new registrants to the domain have been required to be United States-affiliated institutions of higher education; before then, registrants included non-U.S.-affiliated—and even non-educational—institutions, with some retaining their registrations to the present.
Cornell University wanted to figure out what IT skills will be most needed in the coming years, and give their staff a chance to prepare for the future. Debra Howell is information technology director at Cornell University.
A student's ability to afford course materials can affect their success. The University of Georgia saw an opportunity to create equity with open access courseware. C. Edward Watson is
Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning at the University of Georgia