Open Education Resources Grants 2018

To support the development of open education resources, the Provost has provided funding for the 11 projects listed below. These projects will enhance the educational experiences of Pitt students as well as provide these faculty with the ability to customize their course materials.

  • LON CAPA-ONLINE Homework
    Angela Athanas, Department of Mathematics, Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences
  • Development of a Laboratory Techniques Manual for Chemistry for the Health Professions (CHEM0910); A First Step Towards a General Chemistry Techniques Manual
    Peter Bell, Department of Chemistry, Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences
  • Proposal to create OER for First Amendment course
    William Carter, School of Law
  • Microeconomics
    Shailendra Gajanan, Division of Management and Education, University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
  • Principles of Macro - OpenStax Integration
    David Hewitt, Department of Economics, Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences
  • Runet: Learning Russian Through Russian Internet
    Olga Klimova Magnotta, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences
  • Global Health Systems & Policy Resource Portfolio
    Wesley Rohrer, Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health
  • Data Structures using Java Textbook
    Stephen Sarma-Weierman, Computer Science, University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
  • Developing a New Open Education Textbook for Teaching C# Programming Language
    Ye Wang, Division of Management of Education, University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
  • Developing an OER textbook for GEOL 0840 Environmental Science
    Kyle Whittinghill and Danielle Andrews-Brown, Department of Geology and Environmental Science, Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences
  • Flipping Engineering Statics with OER Videos
    Eunice Yang, Mechanical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown