Industry News

Pearson announced the launch of REVEL–an immersive digital learning tool that replaces the printed textbook and existing online learning tools for general studies courses.

10/1/2014

Microsoft employs 119 Whitman College alumni. In the future, that number may expand–at Microsoft and other tech companies–thanks to a new emphasis on computer science and the establishment of Whitman's first Microsoft Chair of Computer Science.

10/1/2014

Oracle is announcing the Oracle Customer Strategic Design Program, with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, University of Texas System and University of Wisconsin–Madison participating to provide guidance and domain expertise that will help shape the design and development of Oracle Student Cloud.

10/1/2014

Jenzabar, Inc., a provider of software, services and strategies for higher education, announced that twelve higher education institutions selected Jenzabar ERP and administrative platforms so far this year. New clients include institutions of all sizes and types from traditional to continuing education-focused programs.

10/1/2014

DSE, a tradeshow for digital display, interactive technology solutions and digital out-of-home networks, announced a deadline extension for discounted early registration to DSE ONE, now through Friday, October 10th.

9/30/2014

Built on the Microsoft Dynamics CRM platform, Helix Retain provides a scalable and highly flexible solution that addresses retention challenges specific to each school and student, and employs relevant strategies to help them succeed.

9/30/2014

The College of New Rochelle announced a $10 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to fund a comprehensive program to enhance student success through innovative, collaborative learning strategies. It is the largest grant in the college’s history.

9/30/2014

Ninety-five percent of Americans believe public libraries play an important role in giving everyone a chance to succeed, but today’s headlines focus on the many challenges facing libraries and their risk of becoming irrelevant.

9/30/2014

Grinnell College students interested in working in public health can now begin their careers more quickly, thanks to a new cooperative degree program linking Grinnell and the University of Iowa’s College of Public Health.

9/30/2014

STANLEY Security, a global manufacturer and integrator of comprehensive security solutions for a wide range of industries, announces this year’s TOGETHER FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program, now open to the higher education market.

9/29/2014

Fisk University, a private liberal arts university that is the oldest institution of higher learning in Nashville, Tennessee, has selected Three Rivers Systems’ CAMS Enterprise as its new enterprise resource planning software.

9/29/2014

College costs are soaring beyond the reach of average families. Student debt has skyrocketed. But a Johns Hopkins University analysis shows a solution to these mounting concerns could be as simple as making the typical degree a three-year pursuit.

9/29/2014

Unizin, a university-owned and directed consortium that provides standards-based Digital Education infrastructure for its members, announced that it is working with Blackboard and Instructure to connect their content platforms with the Unizin Content Relay.

9/29/2014

Moveable furniture that allows for quick reconfiguration and group work. High-tech interactive white boards on the walls that when connected to the professor’s laptop create easy sharing of information. Large monitors around the room that present clear sightlines, making every seat the best seat in the classroom.

9/26/2014

PTC announced the University of Utah Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute is the latest group to deliver PTC software and training to help students develop smart, connected product design skills in the Internet of Things era.

9/26/2014

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