Industry News

MC10, Inc., a provider of biometric sensor enabled analytics, announced a collaboration with University of Rochester, an academic research institution.

6/2/2015

MediaCore announced it has joined the Internet2 NET+ portfolio, enabling universities to rely on SaaS cloud-based products to deliver video learning content across campuses.

6/2/2015

The University of Southern Mississippi has fortified its long-term relationship with The Boeing Company by signing a new master agreement to serve as the technology incubator of next generation composite material systems.

6/1/2015

EdCast, a Silicon Valley based Knowledge Network company, announces “EdCasting” a new way for everyone to share their knowledge easily with bite-sized Insights across online and mobile.

6/1/2015

President Peter Salovey has announced a $150M gift by Blackstone founder and Yale alumnus, Stephen A. Schwarzman ’69 B.A. to create a campus center by renovating the Commons and Memorial Hall.

6/1/2015

Becker College announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus to establish the Yunus Social Business Centre @ Becker College.

5/29/2015

Good Technology, a provider of secure mobility, announced that North Hennepin Community College is using Good Enterprise Suite to provide its BYOD solution, enabling secure access to work emails, student assignments, strategic plans and more and setting the stage for a new era in higher learning at the school.

5/29/2015

Jenzabar, Inc., a provider of software, strategies and services for higher education, announced a new addition to its student success suite of technology and services designed specifically for higher education.

5/29/2015

AspirEDU, a provider of student retention analytics, announced that it has formed an Alliance Partnership with Instructure, a software-as-a-service company and creator of the Canvas learning management system. Joint clients of the two companies will benefit from the systems' tight integration and single sign-on capabilities.

5/29/2015

Software and technical services provider SunGard K-12 Education has selected Parchment as its premier provider for the transmission of electronic academic credentials, including transcripts.

5/28/2015

Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine, one of the newest medical colleges in the United States, has selected Three Rivers Systems’ CAMS Enterprise as its new enterprise resource planning software.

5/28/2015

Higher education assessment provider Chalk & Wire announced that it has become a certified partner with Instructure, a software-as-a-service company and creator of the Canvas learning management system, to integrate its assessment platform with Canvas for Miami University.

5/28/2015

Website design firm Third Wave Digital has launched interactive campus maps to aid the higher education marketing efforts for Mercer University and Young Harris College.

5/28/2015

The Learning House, Inc., a cloud-based provider of solutions that enable universities to thrive in today’s dynamic education landscape, announced it has acquired Acatar.

5/27/2015

According to an analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data by HigherEdJobs, the 0.5 percent drop in higher education employment represents a loss of 8,600 college and university jobs. Community colleges were particularly hard hit, losing 3.8 percent of their workforce, or about 2,700 jobs. Four-year institutions lost only 0.3 percent of their faculty and staff, or about 5,900 jobs.

5/27/2015

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