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Published: Wed, 27 Jul 2011 08:37:20 EST

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Case Western Reserve University Joins Gig.U

Wed, 27 Jul 2011 08:37:20 EST

Why is Case Western Reserve University supporting Gig.U? Universities have a critical role to play in the R&D efforts of...

2011: The Year Ahead in IT

Tue, 04 Jan 2011 10:59:48 EST

2011: The Year Ahead in IT (as published in the Jan 3 edition of Inside Higher Education) It’s difficult to...

The Future of IT Leadership on Campus

Tue, 14 Dec 2010 15:02:31 EST

This past year, I've written four columns for Educause Quarterly on the Future of Higher Education. The first column dealt...

The Future of Higher Education and the Roles of Faculty

Fri, 08 Oct 2010 06:51:09 EST

The current issue of the Educause Quarterly includes my third OpEd piece on the Future of Education. This one focuses...

Services above the Campus and the Future of IT in Higher Education

Tue, 31 Aug 2010 00:44:28 EST

As we return to campus this fall, the rituals of the new semester bring with it a familiarity with students...

Universities and The National Broadband Plan

Sun, 21 Mar 2010 10:20:21 EST

Today's lead editorial in the New York Times, along with an OpEd piece by Harvard law professor Yochai Benkler make...

The Future of Higher Education

Thu, 04 Mar 2010 15:17:50 EST

Educause Quarterly has just released an entire issue on the Future of Higher Education. I was honored to be asked...

Google's $1b Gigabit Fiber to the Home Moon Shot

Sun, 14 Feb 2010 20:38:53 EST

When President John F. Kennedy delivered his famous "We Choose to Go to the Moon"speech at Rice University on September...

2010: The Year Ahead for IT in Higher Education

Wed, 06 Jan 2010 19:14:44 EST

What a difference a year makes. Most CIOs in higher education are turning their 2009 holiday stockings inside out looking...

Wi-Fi at Cleveland Airport - A Smart Connected Community Strategy

Thu, 19 Nov 2009 07:15:08 EST

Four years ago, I wrote a blog about Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) as the gateway to Northeast Ohio. If...

New Gold Standard for Smart Connected Communities: Case Western Reserve University Announces 1,000 mb/sec fiber to the home research project

Tue, 17 Nov 2009 07:02:40 EST

The Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development at the Mandel School for Applied Social Science at Case Western Reserve...

100 Day Countdown to National Broadband Policy Looms

Tue, 10 Nov 2009 16:12:58 EST

100 day countdown for new national broadband policy framework – what’s it mean to Cleveland and AnyTown, USA? The sand...

Time for Higher Education To Step Up on National Broadband Strategy

Thu, 10 Sep 2009 16:53:04 EST

Blair Levin is a man on a mission with a major Tylenol three headache. Levin's day job these days is...

College Advice from the Technorati on Campus

Mon, 07 Sep 2009 12:09:26 EST

The NYTimes asked nine distinguished scholars for their advice to incoming college freshmen. No arguing with many of the solicited...

Connecting a Community Like Cleveland for Tikkun Olam

Sun, 30 Aug 2009 12:49:04 EST

(An edited version of this blog entry was published in the Cleveland Jewish News. Thanks for the feedback on the...