GROOC

Online Course Inspires Students to Create the First School in an Iraqi Refugee Camp near Dohuk

Published: 21Apr2016

Four students have set up a school in a refugee camp near the Iraqi city of Dohuk, the first of its kind within this camp. Having met through an online course run by the Desautels Faculty of...

Students fund first school for Syrian children in refugee camp

Published: 26Jan2016

Four students have set up the first school in an Iraqi refugee camp after meeting on the online course ‘Social Learning for Social Impact’ at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill...

GROOC: Reflections

Published: 18Dec2015

I had always been slightly skeptical about online jobs but I’ve never been so sure about the influence of the Internet until now. This course has made it possible for thousands of people from...

Trois programmes dans l'air du temps

Published: 19Nov2015

Des milliers d'étudiants de partout dans le monde suivent gratuitement le cours en ligne Social Learning for Social Impact, travaillent en équipe et apprennent à réaliser des initiatives sociales...

When the MOOC became a GROOC, we all became change-makers

Published: 30Oct2015

Do you remember the first time you heard about a 'MOOC'? Maybe it was through a sponsored ad on Linkedin. Or a friend's Facebook post urging you to enrol - along with her and 160 000 other...

A different kind of MOOC

Published: 2Oct2015

The Desautels Faculty of Management launched a world’s first on September 16, coining a new word in the process. According to the people who put the course together, “Social Learning for Social...

McGill lance un premier «GROOC» sur l’entrepreneuriat social

Published: 18Sep2015

Le 16 septembre prochain, le début des cours se fera en ligne pour les élèves inscrits au premier « GROOC » (pour Group MOOC) de la faculté de gestion Desautels de McGill. À travers un MOOC ...

Henry Mintzberg veut changer le monde

Published: 17Sep2015

Le professeur et trois de ses collègues de la Faculté de gestion Desautels ont créé le premier MOOC au monde destiné aux groupes.

Why this GROOC will help you change the world

Published: 16Sep2015

This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, Talking Management for The Globe and Mail. Today I am delighted to sit down with my McGill colleague Henry Mintzberg...

Henry Mintzberg: Social learning for social impact

Published: 9Sep2015

Global’s Elysia Bryan-Baynes speaks to Professor Henry Mintzberg on his new “Social Learning for Social Impact” course at McGill University, which aims to inspire social change to create a positive...

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