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EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM:

WKU WEATHER ALERT:

Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Distance Learning: Online Learning Research Office

Online Learning Research Office

DELO Online Learning Research Office services diagram

The DELO Online Learning Research Office (OLRO) provides methodological, technical, programmatic, and financial support to faculty conducting research in the areas of online learning and online education. The office has staff and resources to assist faculty with the development and completion of research projects that:

  1. assess learning outcomes within online courses and programs,
  2. evaluate the effectiveness of technologies used in online education,
  3. advance our understanding of online pedagogy,
  4. measure the impact of online coursework on student retention and degree completion, and
  5. design research projects to compare online, hybrid, and traditional modes of instructional delivery.

Our Mission

The mission of the OLRO is to support faculty interested in online education and learning and to facilitate research and scholarship in these areas. Please contact our office if you have an idea for a research project that explores some aspect of online education and learning. We welcome the opportunity to assist you.

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