campus partner(s)

Five Colleges

Inc. (Mount Holyoke College

Smith College

Amherst College

Hampshire College

and The University of Massachusetts at Amherst)






Hybrid Learning and the Residential Liberal Arts Experience

award date


project director

Nate Therien

Five Colleges, Incorporated

Grant Summary

$280,000 over 36 months to Five Colleges, Incorporated to build multi-campus/multi-course collaborations on hybrid learning projects. Teams of faculty in topical and disciplinary areas where there are synergies of interest in blended learning will be recruited. During the three-year project, three cohorts of two to four teams of faculty members will develop multi-campus projects. A hybrid learning assessment specialist will also be recruited to work with faculty teams. The project will provide seminars and workshops on hybrid learning and successful pedagogies.