In summer 2012, a task force at The University of Oklahoma launched a digital initiative that would transform the student experience through a series of new technologies and digital tools. The task force, composed of representatives of key academic and administrative areas of the university, identified these specific goals:
- Offering savings to students through cost-effective options to traditional learning materials
- Enhance learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom
- Support the public mission of the university by providing free educational open content
- Build upon the University’s strong sense of community by utilizing technology to better-connect its members.
Projects & Future of One University
A large number of projects began in support of the digital initiative and continue to grow and evolve. New projects are beginning all the time and innovations in technology allow for new opportunities at every turn. Some of the projects under the One University umbrella include: