Dr. Owen Hall Urges Educators to Embrace Telepresence

January 9, 2017  | 1 min read

In a recent article for BizEd Magazine, Dr. Owen Hall, professor of decision sciences, argues that telepresence technologies that allow students to take courses online are a boon to education, not a hindrance. "Some schools are still reluctant to adopt telepresence, often because they view mobile devices, in particular, as potentially disruptive to their classrooms," says Owen. "But far from being disruptive, telepresence offers business schools opportunities to support learning, share knowledge, and encourage collaboration in ways that aren’t possible without it." Read more