Imagine a student in the Arkansas Delta video conferencing with a professor at the flagship university about his research in entrepreneurship. Imagine a guest lecture captured at a four-year university being shared in a community college course. Imagine traditional and non-traditional students interacting with classmates from their computer, laptop, or smart phone. Imagine students from across the country and the world enrolling in distance learning courses and bringing their tuition dollars into Arkansas.
With ARE-ON, the possibility is now. Arkansas students have entree to first-rate academic resources through a powerful, high-speed network. Traditional and non-traditional students can interact with classroom content anytime, anywhere, using minimal institutional resources. Member institutions can leverage online learning possibilities powered by ARE-ON. Collaboration is enhanced and educational opportunities are expanded.
ARE-ON connects higher education.