Industry News

Enrollment Rx, the leading provider of cloud-based CRM solutions for higher education, announced that North Central University in Arizona has selected Enrollment Rx to improve internal and external communications.

6/6/2014

College biology students using Cengage Learning’s Aplia online homework tool earned better grades than students who did not use the tool, according to a study by The Research Group at the University of California, Berkeley’s Lawrence Hall of Science.

6/6/2014

Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business announced the master of science in finance online program in 2013. A total of 162 students applied to the program and 39 students matriculated into it.

6/6/2014

More than 400 John Wiley & Sons, Inc. e-books are coming to Gale Virtual Reference Library. Gale Virtual Reference Library is the e-book platform offered by Gale, a leading publisher of research and education resources for libraries, schools and businesses and part of Cengage Learning.

6/5/2014

TERMINALFOUR announces it is delivering a digital engagement and web content management platform to the University of Florida which will optimize all of the university's 3,000 websites under one consistent, easy-to-use platform.

6/5/2014

rSmart, a leader in enterprise resource planning software for higher education, announced that Coastal Carolina University has selected rSmart Cloud Express for Kuali Coeus to streamline the institution’s grant and research management activities to maximize initial and ongoing funding.

6/5/2014

Chegg, The Student Hub, announced that it agreed to acquire InstaEDU, a leading on-demand tutoring marketplace, for $30 million in cash. InstaEDU has quickly scaled into a platform that connects students with on-demand tutors in more than 2,500 subjects.

6/5/2014

Through a new partnership between Cengage Learning, a leading education company, and Pathbrite, the world’s leading Portfolio Learning Platform, students will have access to Pathbrite’s best-in-class e-portfolio in Cengage Learning’s course solutions.

6/4/2014

In order to facilitate better group presentations and foster team engagement, collaboration technology pioneer InFocus Corporation has added an 80-inch Mondopad to its family of large-format touchscreen conference room tablets. InFocus has also released a new version of the Mondopad software with many enhanced features.

6/4/2014

New technology startup Mortarboarder debuted with the goal of launching a generation of debt-free college graduates into the work force through the power of crowd funding. With Mortarboarder, students can create a registry of exactly what they need for their college education and are matched with donors who can give towards their requests.

6/4/2014

An overwhelming majority of college and university presidents want to keep their campuses gun free. College campuses have traditionally been gun-free zones, but recent, rare mass shootings on campuses and lobbying from pro-firearm groups have led to political pressures to permit concealed firearms on college campuses.

6/4/2014

The office of the VP for research at Wayne State University announced a license agreement with a new start-up company, Detroit Materials, Inc., for a Wayne State University patented portfolio of high-strength low-alloy steels and cast irons for demanding applications in the defense, off-highway, tooling and automotive industries.

6/4/2014

Leveraging the MyEdu experience, the profile, along with a redesign of the company's student portfolio tool, creates a more holistic learning environment that enables students to easily and professionally tell their academic story, outline their competencies and ultimately connect them to job and internship opportunities.

6/3/2014

Daktronics Inc. of Brookings, S.D., will partner with Utah State University in providing equipment for its brand new athletic facility, the Wayne Estes Center. The facility will receive an LED video display and new scorer’s tables ready for next year’s athletic activities in Logan, Utah.

6/3/2014

GCA Education Services, a division of GCA Services Group, Inc., a leading national provider of facility services, was recently awarded a five-year contract by the University of Miami to provide custodial and grounds/landscaping services.

6/3/2014

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