Archive: March 2013

March 24th, 2013 | By Glen Hiemstra | Posted in Art & Society | Comments Off

Future of Higher Education

On Monday March 25 I have the opportunity to speak to a gathering of the Society of College and University Planning. I am primarily going to explore the mission of higher education in the the context of new future realities, but in exploring trend material I came across this quite interesting infographic of future forecasts.

Please include attribution to OnlineDegrees.org with this graphic.

Forecasting Higher Education

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March 11th, 2013 | By Glen Hiemstra | Posted in Site News | Comments Off

Light Blogging during site re-fresh

A note for futurist.com readers from Glen Hiemstra: new blog entries will be few in the month of March as the web site undergoes a re-build. What happened is that the WordPress theme in use was no longer supported and, unknown to us, had become incompatible with the latest updates to WordPress. When that update happened the site broke in some serious ways and while it has been returned to pretty good functionality in terms of viewing the site, when it comes to adding new material it is, well, complex. So, we are mostly leaving the site alone while our web tech does a complete rebuild – that takes a while with a site that has this many pages and over 10 years of archives. Please have patience.

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