Othello-UW Commons

May 21, 2019

Chronicle of Higher Education features Othello Commons in article about microcampuses

Microcampuses are typically under 2,500 square feet, with interiors designed for maximum flexibility to accommodate one-on-one tutoring sessions, casual student meetups, employer presentations, and the occasional formal lecture. What they usually don’t have is a set spot designated as a full-time classroom.

The University of Washington’s Othello Commons, which opened in southeast Seattle in January, is a prime example.

Goldie Blumenstyk, “Coming Soon to a Storefront By You: A Microcampus for Online Learners”, The Chronicle of Higher Education

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