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Dartmouth professor wins award for online education program

Dec 10, 2019   |   NH Union Leader

"Dartmouth professor Petra Bonfert-Taylor is being honored for her work in designing an online education program through the edX Consortium," writes NH Union Leader.

"'I want to cross boundaries and make a quality education available to everyone,' said Bonfert-Taylor, a Thayer Engineering School at Dartmouth professor.

"Bonfert-Taylor has been working on the project for a couple of years along with French counterpart Rémi Sharrock from Institut Mines-Télécom (IMT). The two created a professional certificate program, teaching people C Programming with Linux.

"The pair was named as the winners of the 2019 annual edX Prize for Exceptional Contributions in Online Learning and Teaching during an event held last week."

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