Industry News

Hypoallergenic peanuts, peanut butter and other peanut products are a step closer to grocery stores with the signing of an exclusive licensing agreement for the patented process that reduces allergens in peanuts by 98 percent. North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University signed the agreement with Xemerge.

6/11/2014

Education Advisory Board, a division of The Advisory Board Company, announced its Student Success Collaborative includes more than 100 member institutions, with such diverse schools as Southern Illinois University and Susquehanna University.

6/11/2014

SciQuest, Inc., a provider of cloud-based business automation solutions for spend management, announced several new customers in the higher education market, including Drexel University, Lamar University, Sam Houston State University, Santa Fe Community College, Savannah College of Art and Design and the Texas State University System.

6/11/2014

Association of Public and Land-grant Universities President Peter McPherson released the following statement regarding President Obama‘s new efforts to ease student debt and a Senate bill that would allow for the reduction of rates on existing loans.

6/10/2014

utiliVisor, a leading provider of energy monitoring and submetering services, has formed a partnership with SUNY Maritime College that will facilitate the implementation of energy efficiency measures at SUNY facilities while creating training and mentoring opportunities for Maritime cadets.

6/10/2014

ExtraHop, the global leader in real-time wire data analytics for IT operational intelligence, announced that Bentley University is using the ExtraHop wire data analytics platform to dramatically improve student and faculty access to critical IT resources for the Massachusetts school's 6,000 students and 500 faculty.

6/10/2014

University of Hawai'i Community Colleges will be centralizing non-credit programing by implementing Destiny One across its seven campuses statewide. Destiny One, the enterprise software system by Destiny Solutions, provides a single platform to manage a diverse set of programs across numerous campuses.

6/10/2014

Three Massachusetts women's colleges-Smith, Mount Holyoke and Simmons-are teaming up in a project to maximize their combined resources and connections to help women from around the world who are already making a positive impact in their own conflict-torn cities and towns.

6/9/2014

Extron Electronics is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the Annotator 300, a high performance, hardware-based annotation processor that allows a presenter to draw, point or type over live presentations using a touch display, graphics tablet or a keyboard and mouse.

6/9/2014

With the goal of greatly increasing the number of physicians serving in southern Nevada, MountainView Hospital and the University of Nevada School of Medicine have agreed to work toward the development of an expanded Graduate Medical Education program based at MountainView Hospital.

6/9/2014

The University of California, Irvine School of Law has been granted full accreditation by the American Bar Association, effective immediately. When it opened in 2009 as the first new public law school in California in nearly 50 years, University of California, Irvine School of Law had a blank slate to create an innovative curriculum

6/9/2014

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

Gallaudet University is now using EmergenSee, a fully automated personal security app for smartphones and tablets, which allows users to stream video, audio, pictures, GPS location, movements and text messages during emergency situations directly to the Washington, D.C. university's department of public safety.

6/6/2014

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