Colgate University Announces Partnership with 2U, Inc.

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HAMILTON, N.Y. and LANHAM, Md., Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — 2U, Inc. (Nasdaq: TWOU), a global leader in education technology, today announced a partnership with Colgate University. In collaboration with the University’s Task Force on Remote Learning, Information Technology Services (ITS) and Center for Learning, Teaching and Research (CLTR), Colgate will now have access to 2UOS Essential—2U’s bundle of course production and development, technology, and support services—to deliver a high-quality, hybrid learning experience for select courses.
“Colgate offers an exceptional and distinctive face-to-face liberal arts education for our students, consistent with our long-standing value as a residential college. Our goal is to continue our teaching and research mission at the highest level during the COVID crisis,” Colgate University Provost Tracey Hucks said. “2U will help provide critical support for our faculty in delivering a rigorous, engaging, and rich online learning experience for our students. Our partnership offers unique opportunities for faculty to retool and skill build in ways that expand their current repertoire of teaching methods.”
2UOS Essential gives Colgate the critical technology and services to seamlessly bring selected classes online while ensuring sound pedagogy and ongoing support. This includes:

Faculty Training: Faculty will receive guidance from 2U’s experts …

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