Congratulations to Stacy Duncan!

Congratulations to Stacy Duncan from the College of Education.  She is NMSU’s newest Quality Matters Peer Reviewer.  In order to be a certified peer reviewer, one must take the Applying the Quality Matters Workshop and then complete the 20 hour Peer Reviewer Workshop.  Thanks, Stacy, for your hard work toward online course improvement here at…
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Congratulations to Wanda Whittlesey-Jerome!

Congratulations to Wanda Whittlesey-Jerome for meeting the expectations of an informal Quality Matters review for her course MSW 521 Social Work Practice II. This course is part of the MSW Online Program. Wanda has submitted the course for a formal review which will occur late January.


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Applying the Quality Matters Rubric (APPQMR)

Applying the Quality Matters Rubric (APPQMR) Friday, January 27. 2017 Milton Hall Room 185J. 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Lunch is provided. The Applying the QM Rubric (APPQMR) workshop is Quality Matter’s (QM) flagship workshop on the QM Rubric and the process of using the QM Rubric to review online courses. It is intended for…
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Congratulations Naomi Schmidt!

Congratulations to Naomi Schmidt from the departments of Economics, Applied Statistics, and International Business for becoming NMSU’s most recent Quality Matters (QM) Peer Reviewer.  Peer Reviewers promote continuous quality improvement in online courses. Being a Peer Reviewer is also a great opportunity to learn from other reviewers and gain valuable leadership experience. The experience you…
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Congratulations Yuliana and Erin!

Congratulations to Yuliana Zaikman (PSY 201G: Introduction to Psychology) and Erin Blaugrund (MRK 503:  Marketing Management) for meeting the expectations of a Quality Matters (QM) formal review.  At NMSU, a formal review consists of a peer review team of three QM certified peer reviewers, two of whom are from NMSU and one from another university….
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Invitation to apply to OCIP

One-Year-Plus Fellowship (1Yr+) Applications are now being taken for the One-Year-Plus Fellowship (1Yr +). This is a 16-month fellowship that assists faculty in improving the quality of their online course(s) following Quality Matters best practices and by participating in self-selected professional development. Accepted faculty members are notified in late August and the program starts in early…
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MSW 520 Social Work Practice Gets QM Recognized

Congrats to Wanda Whittlesay-Jeroome for getting her MSW 520 Social Work Practice I course QM recognized


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Congratulations to Christina Schaub’s QM Recognized Course

Congratulations to Christina Schaub for her QM Recognized English 218 course!


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2016 Leading the Way

The Leading the Way award recognizes an NMSU Las Cruces campus faculty, staff, or administrator who “walks the talk” in terms blended and online instruction. Someone who is an advocate and change agent in both action and word for Distance Education is eligible for this recognition. To read the full description and to nominate another…
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OCIP and AT Summer Institute for Online Course Development 2016

The Online Course Improvement Program (OCIP) and Academic Technology (AT) invite you to apply to the Summer Institute for Online Course Development 2016. The three week Summer Institute dates are: May 17-20 (Tue – Fri); May 23-26 (Mon – Thur); and May 31- June 3 (Tue – Fri). Attendance at the Summer Institute will provide…
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