All around us technological advancement is at play, evolving and expanding the world as we know it tenfold. We have seen this evolution time and time again over the years (and especially in recent years). Practically every aspect of life as we know it and every corresponding industry has been revolutionised in one way or another through modern marvels like digitalisation and technological advancement. Today, we are seeing that the way that we approached these modern marvels has a distinct and undeniable impact on the way that they continue to play out, both as individual marvels and as collective movements and shifts of how life continues to unfold.
This is true of every aspect of life as we know it and every corresponding industry there is around the globe. Even, as it turns out, the education industry. The education industry has always been one of the most important industries in the world. This has never wavered and this never will waver. Over the years, it has been no secret that the education industry has gone from strength to strength over the years, effectively and successfully becoming a stronger and more capable iteration of its former self. The digital era is important to all students these days. So, as a university student myself, how have I found my university experience in the digital era?
A university that embraces technological advancement
Campuses around the globe - including the university that I go to, the University of Minnesota - are embracing technological advancement and enhancement more than ever (and in just about every possible way, at that). This is an important innovation for universities around the globe and at the University of Minnesota I have found that embracing and even idealising digitalisation and technological advancement has proven to be a decision of strength. This is a university that embraces technological advancement and enhancement in just about every possible way. And the rewards that come with that are undeniable.
A university that is dedicated to the continuous growth of the digital era
My university experience of the University of Minnesota has shown me time and again but the continuous growth of the digital era is something to be embraced. Having chosen a creative degree, I have found that technological advancement has been both the blessing and a curse. Whether it is Adobe's decision to sunset the platform or the transformation of my degrees very foundations, what I have noticed more than anything else is that technology advancement has proven time and again to be a propellant to increase the longevity and success of not only the education industry and universities around the globe, but the modern world as we know and love it.
A university that is adequately preparing me for my future
Ultimately, it comes down to the fact that this is a university that is preparing me for my future. The University of Minnesota is entirely and inexplicably dedicated to ensuring that students are working towards understanding that the future they are going to step into and the career fields they will step into after graduation day are going to be lined with modern marvels like digitalisation and technological advancement more than ever. So, more than anything I have found technological advancement to be a mostly positive aspect of my university experience here at the University of Minnesota.