News from edX A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

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Jun 25, 2015, 09:00 ET

Open edX powered by Bitnami now available in Amazon Web Services Marketplace

EdX, the open-source, nonprofit online learning destination offering MOOCs from some of the world's best universities and institutions to learners...

Jun 15, 2015, 09:30 ET
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EdX Expands Free Course Offerings for Summer Learners

 EdX, the nonprofit online learning initiative founded by Harvard and MIT, today announced a special selection of high-quality, free courses...

Apr 22, 2015, 19:00 ET

Arizona State University and edX Reimagine First Year of College, Offer Alternative Entry Into Higher Education

Arizona State University and edX, two leaders in interactive online education, announce the Global Freshman Academy, a first-of-its-kind...

Apr 02, 2015, 12:46 ET

EdX Commits to Accessibility for Individuals with Disabilities

On April 2, the United States Department of Justice ("DOJ") announced an agreement with edX related to Title III of the Americans with Disabilities...

Mar 10, 2015, 10:00 ET

EdX collaborates with Microsoft to Launch IT Development Courses

 EdX, the nonprofit online learning initiative, welcomes Microsoft Corp. as its first corporate member to offer MOOCs on edX.org. Through this...

Mar 03, 2015, 11:08 ET
EdX Launches Three New Courses from the Smithsonian Institution

EdX Launches Three New Courses from the Smithsonian Institution

 EdX, the nonprofit online learning initiative, will offer three, new, free MOOCs from the Smithsonian Institution, the world's largest museum...

Sep 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

CourtSide EDX Unveils First Electronic Document Exchange to Comply with Ontario's New Rules of Court

TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - CourtSide EDX™ ("CourtSide"), a leader in the exchange, verification, and management of court documents,...

Jul 15, 2014, 10:00 ET

Saudi Arabia and edX Join Forces to Bridge the Gap Between Education and Employment in the Arab World

EdX and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Labor today announced the launch of an open-platform Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)...

Mar 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

EdX Appoints Wendy Cebula as President and COO

EdX, the nonprofit online learning initiative, today announced the appointment of Wendy Cebula as the company's president and chief operating...

Mar 06, 2014, 10:00 ET

EdX Announces New Membership Structure; Expands edx.org

 EdX, the not-for-profit online learning initiative composed of the 32 charter members of the xConsortium, today announced a new expanded...

Dec 19, 2013, 13:13 ET

Make Learning Your New Year's Resolution with edX's New Top 10 MOOCs for 2014

 Whether you're seeking a new job or a new passion, the New Year provides an opportunity to set and reach goals that will enhance your personal...

Nov 08, 2013, 07:00 ET

Queen Rania Foundation Partners with edX to Create First MOOC Portal for the Arab World

 Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan announced today the creation of Edraak, an education initiative of the Queen Rania Foundation...

Oct 10, 2013, 08:58 ET

EdX Open Source Platform Chosen to Power China's New Online Education Portal

 A consortium of leading Chinese universities today announced that it has selected edX's open source platform to power China's newest and...

Oct 03, 2013, 13:11 ET

EdX to Work with French Ministry of Higher Education to Create National Online Learning Portal

The French Ministry of Higher Education has announced the launch of France's national massive open online course (MOOC) and blended learning...

Sep 10, 2013, 09:00 ET

EdX Announces Partnership with Google to Expand Open Source Platform

 EdX, the not-for-profit online learning initiative, today announced its partnership with Google to jointly develop the edX open source...

Jun 10, 2013, 09:00 ET

EdX Builds Community of Developers for its Online and Blended Learning Platform

 EdX, the not-for-profit online learning enterprise composed of the leading global institutions of the xConsortium, released its learning...

May 21, 2013, 07:06 ET

EdX Expands xConsortium to Asia and Doubles in Size with Addition of 15 New Global Institutions

EdX, the not-for-profit online learning initiative composed of the leading global institutions of the xConsortium, today announced another doubling...

Apr 03, 2013, 07:00 ET

Stanford University to Collaborate with edX on Development of Non-Profit Open Source edX Platform

Stanford University and edX, the not-for-profit online learning enterprise founded by Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of...

Mar 14, 2013, 09:15 ET

edX Takes First Step toward Open Source Vision by Releasing XBlock SDK

 (PyCon 2013) -- EdX, the not-for-profit online learning enterprise founded by Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of...

Feb 21, 2013, 16:05 ET

edX expandiert international und verdoppelt seine institutionelle Mitgliedschaft mit der Aufnahme sechs neuer Hochschulen

- edX heißt die Australian National University, die Technische Universität Delft, die École polytechnique fédérale de...