"A new multidisciplinary program at Purdue University will allow professors to collaborate with their faculty peers across departments and develop innovative teaching methods and courses, the university announced Monday."—Source: EdScoop
WHY THIS MATTERS:
When you bring together various disciplines and facilitate collaboration, it can set the stage for next-level innovation. In a time when reinvention will be necessary to chart a path forward in higher ed, Purdue University has created a cross-departmental collaborative program to spearhead ideas that will help the institution reimagine itself and its future.