Big lectures ‘a thing of the past’, says Berkeley chancellor
From Times Higher Education: “The decision by the University of California, Berkeley to scrap plans to build a large new lecture theatre on campus following the pandemic-related shift to online teaching may influence other institutions to rethink traditional tuition methods, experts said. Carol Christ, Berkeley’s chancellor, said face-to-face instruction would continue to be an important part of education at the institution but added that ‘there are things that are simply working better online.’ ”View the full article from Times Higher Education. [Subscription required.]
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