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The program, launched by the university’s Office for Technology Commercialization, will invest up to $350,000 in equity financing in new startups that are currently developing their product or service.

8/27/2014

SAP SE announced that the Collegiate Licensing Company, the licensing affiliate of IMG, is using the SAP HANA platform to power “College Colors Day”. CLC currently represents nearly 200 collegiate institutions

8/27/2014

Enterprise Recovery Systems, Inc. announced that they made a charitable donation of 18 backpacks with school supplies to a Denver elementary school.

8/26/2014

Rice University-based publisher OpenStax College announced $9.5 million in philanthropic grants from the Laura and John Arnold Foundation, Rice alumni John and Ann Doerr and the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation to add 10 titles to its catalog of free, high-quality textbooks for the nation's most-attended college courses by 2017.

8/26/2014

To increase access to online educational opportunities for health information management professionals, Pearson announced a partnership with the American Health Information Management Association.

8/26/2014

As a result of changes to healthcare benefits stemming from the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, and in an effort to better control costs, many higher education institutions are passing more of the cost of healthcare along to their employees.

8/26/2014

The University of Chicago Library is pleased to announce its launch of the Kuali Open Library Environment and a new Catalog based on VuFind. An open-source, community-based library management system, Kuali OLE was created by a partnership of some of the nation’s leading university libraries.

8/26/2014

By partnering with MBS Direct, Appalachian Bible College has made it easier than ever for their students to browse for and purchase course materials. MBS Direct’s Virtual Bookstore gives both traditional and distance-learning students quick, easy access to the textbooks they need.

8/25/2014

Helix Education, a provider of student life cycle technologies and services, has enhanced its compliance management services, now automatically performing deeper monitoring and even more frequent audits on behalf of all of its CPL clients.

8/25/2014

Dozens of Fresno State classes will introduce a new interactive tablet curriculum when fall semester classes begin. The first 1,200 students have enrolled in the university’s DISCOVERe program and 33 faculty members will teach a variety of courses incorporating tablet technology.

8/25/2014

American Indian College, the nation’s only Christian college with multiple majors serving primarily Native American students, has selected Three Rivers Systems’ CAMS Cloud as its new enterprise resource planning software.

8/25/2014

Among the most significant changes to the platform are new account types, including a Campus Recruiter and Enterprise Recruiter subscription, which allows recruiters to work individually or in teams with multiple users per account.

8/22/2014

BitSight Technologies released a new BitSight Insights report titled, “Powerhouses and Benchwarmers: Assessing Cyber Security Performance of Collegiate Athletic Conferences,” which uncovers quantifiable differences in security performance across collegiate athletic conferences from July 2013 through July 2014.

8/22/2014

"Bridging the Gap: Recruitment and Retention to Improve International Student Experiences" raises important questions about what we know about the experience of undergraduate international students at U.S. higher education institutions.

8/22/2014

Combined, RuffaloCODY and Noel-Levitz offer colleges and universities unparalleled experience, data and insights, as well as proven solutions covering a student’s lifelong relationship with an institution, from initial enrollment through student success and alumni loyalty.

8/22/2014

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