Industry News

Campus Management Corp., a provider of enterprise software products and services for educational institutions, has unveiled its vision for the higher education market–the “On Demand Model.”

9/19/2014

TERMINALFOUR is launching the results of its global higher education research into the role digital strategies are playing in modern higher education institutions.

9/19/2014

Veolia North America, an operator and developer of efficient energy solutions, announced the award of a 5-year contract with the South Orange County Community College District to provide operation and maintenance of its central cogeneration plant at Saddleback College in Mission Viejo, Calif.

9/19/2014

Internet2 announced that the Maricopa County Community College District is the first large community college system to join Internet2, extending a pilot membership program to assess the benefits of Internet2 membership for large multi-college systems.

9/19/2014

The National Association for College Admission Counseling released International Student Recruitment Agencies: A Guide for Schools, Colleges and Universities

9/18/2014

Bill Nye “the Science Guy” unveiled a new GEOSET recording studio for faculty, students and area teachers to create educational videos – science research, class projects, experiments and more – for educators around the world.

9/18/2014

UC Riverside joins 10 other major public research universities and six national foundations in announcing the University Innovation Alliance, which was founded to identify and share best-practices in degree attainment programs for low-income and minority students. UCR is the only California-based institution included in the mix.

9/17/2014

College students who used Cengage Learning’s Skills Assessment Manager demonstrated better Microsoft application skill proficiency than students who did not use the program.

9/17/2014

Chegg, Inc., the Student Hub, announced the launch of a live, online college counseling platform that democratizes the college counseling industry by making what has been for many students prohibitively expensive available to any student, anywhere, at a time that works for them.

9/17/2014

Millennials who grew up as unwitting subjects of niche marketing and narrow-casting are taking the lessons they’ve learned since childhood to the college selection process. A new national survey of college students presents some surprising results.

9/17/2014

The Board of Directors of the National Association for College Admission Counseling approved an application fee waiver request form for transfer students.

9/16/2014

President Matthew Derr announced that an anonymous donor has pledged a gift of $1 million to be matched by gifts from trustees, alumni and friends of Vermont’s college of environmental stewardship.

9/16/2014

In the desperate search for the best college roommate, several tech products have cropped up eager to be the solution to millions of co-eds' prayers. The latest option is Roommate Connect, a cloud-based technology for college roommate matching.

9/16/2014

The Art Institutes, a system of over 50 schools across North America offering programs in design, fashion, media arts and culinary, announced a new and innovative program to help reduce students' debt, encourage smart borrowing and improve the affordability of higher education.

9/15/2014

Following a successful effort to defeat a package of special interest tax breaks, Gov. Jay Nixon announced the release of $143.6 million for local school districts and higher education institutions in Missouri.

9/15/2014

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