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MIT and Harvard Announce edX

Joint venture builds on MITx and Harvard distance learning; aims to benefit campus-based education and beyond.

Announced on the Harvard Gazette.

Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) today announced the launch of edX, a transformational partnership in online education. Through edX, the two institutions will collaborate to enhance campus-based teaching and learning and build a global community of online learners.”

 

Go here to read more: http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2012/05/mit-and-harvard-announce-edx/

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25 most buzzed universities on the internet

MIT is the most-buzzed about university on the Internet, beating out its Massachusetts neighbor Harvard for the top spot.

The Global Language Monitor‘s TrendTopper MediaBuzz rankings measure the brand equity of 210 universities and 200 colleges, using data from social media, the blogosphere, and more than 175,000 print and electronic media outlets.

To read more from Mashable Social Media, please visit the link below:

http://mashable.com/2012/04/05/mit-most-buzz/(accessed 06/04/2012)