Webinar: Supporting Equitable Access to Career & Technical Education through OER

Our next webinar, occurring on Thursday, April 21, 2022 @ 2:00 PM CDT, will provide an overview of where to find existing open resources to support CTE and then take a deeper dive into the use of OER by two faculty members, one teaching machine tool technology and the other physical science, both at community … Continue reading Webinar: Supporting Equitable Access to Career & Technical Education through OER

Double Stuf OREOs, Star Trek, and your Success

By Rick Walker, Executive Director, STARLINK STARLINK serves as a partner organization to DigiTex, also operating under the auspices of the Texas Association of Community Colleges. Since its founding in 1989, STARLINK has been committed to empowering student success and providing exceptional professional development to higher education communities. Texas public community colleges can access its … Continue reading Double Stuf OREOs, Star Trek, and your Success

Cheyney University: A Tribute to the United States’ Oldest HBCU

by Heather Walker, Program Coordinator, DigiTex In February of 1837, during a time when slavery was widespread and freedoms scarce for people of African American descent, our nation’s first historically black college emerged to stand counter to the times. Founded by Richard Humphreys, a Quaker philanthropist, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania still stands today as our … Continue reading Cheyney University: A Tribute to the United States’ Oldest HBCU

DigiTex Connections – February 2022

Our February edition of DigiTex Connections features many exciting news items including an update on the progress of our course sharing grant project, funded by the Greater Texas Foundation; a call for proposals for this year's TxQMC Connections virtual conference; an announcement of the virtual launch party for OERigin Stories, compiled and edited by DigiTex's own … Continue reading DigiTex Connections – February 2022