Industry News

Learners can continue to acquire knowledge and build skills from thirty-thousand feet in the air. With the busiest travel season right around the corner, JetBlue announced a new set of content providers for their new onboard in-flight entertainment, Fly-FI Hub. Among the options for travelers to select from is Coursera.

11/26/2014

The University of Illinois Office of Technology Management is proud to announce that technologies created on the Urbana-Champaign campus have resulted in the foundation of three start-up companies in the first four months of fiscal year 2015.

11/26/2014

Shorelight Education has partnered with Florida International University to create the FIU Global First Year. The FIU Global First Year will build upon FIU's current international student programs and provide wraparound support to help international students successfully meet the academic rigors of an FIU education.

11/26/2014

EdTech Summit draws together influential minds from the education community to investigate the effects – both good and bad - of technology on higher education. Points of discussion will range from MOOCs to e-Textbooks to digital learning content to BYOD programs and flip classrooms.

11/25/2014

Fans tuning in to the Nov. 22nd CBS telecast of the 150th anniversary football game between rivals Lafayette College and Lehigh University got a glimpse of how Lafayette’s community is living connected and leading change via three thirty-second ads written and produced by Tribe Pictures.

11/25/2014

A large majority of college-bound students (85 percent) said that digital capabilities, such as integration of technology into classrooms, virtual coursework and online classes are a top determinant in choosing which university to attend, according to a five-country survey by Accenture.

11/25/2014

Students at Regis College, a private, liberal arts institution in Weston, Massachusetts, now have the opportunity to fast-track their medical or veterinary medical education through a new combined degree program forged with St. George's University this fall.

11/24/2014

The Gateway Center, 67K-square-foot facility, cost $34M to build. The facility, designed as a “front door” to Wyoming’s only public four-year university, includes four branches of external communication: alumni relations, the foundation, career services and admissions.

11/24/2014

GenomOncology announced that the Ohio State University, College of Medicine, Department Of Pathology will use the company's GO Clinical WorkbenchTM to enable clinical reporting of mutations detected from NGS.

11/24/2014

University Business magazine and Higher One, Inc. are honoring eight colleges and universities in the Winter 2014 round of the “Models of Efficiency” program.

11/21/2014

Saint Joseph Seminary College, a private four-year college and seminary located in St. Benedict, Louisiana, has selected Three Rivers Systems' CAMS Enterprise as its new enterprise resource planning software.

11/21/2014

CMC Group announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 56 Everest and WyoTech campuses from Corinthian Colleges Inc. and transition them from for-profit to nonprofit status.

11/21/2014

Ivy Tech Community College and WaterStep have entered into a partnership to deliver online Health and Hygiene training to prepare students to educate local communities about safe water solutions in Nairobi, Kenya.

11/21/2014

Launched in November 2014 thanks to a partnership between the University of Michigan Credit Union and the University of Michigan Health System, Foozel takes users on a virtual journey.

11/20/2014

The David L. Cooperrider Center for Appreciative Inquiry at Champlain College becomes the only academic center in the world focused entirely on Appreciative Inquiry. AI, as it’s known by practitioners across the globe, emphasizes a strengths-based approach to organizational development and management.

11/20/2014

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