The Office for Academic Affairs supports academic innovation programs focused on emerging requirements driven by students, faculty, and the society at large. By developing mechanisms and policies to encourage, support, assess and reward faculty academic innovation, Director of Academic Innovation Programs, Dr. Jaimie Henthorn is building the foundation for a System-based hub for pedagogical innovation for the CU campuses beginning with on AI/adaptive learning, virtual and augmented reality, and alternative and stackable certificates.