Industry News

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

Classes don’t begin until later this week at Arizona State University, but there’s a buzz on campus about a Starbucks mobile truck. The new truck, a pilot mobile service coming to three college campuses this fall, offers a menu of drinks and food nearly identical to what customers would find in Starbucks stores.

8/21/2014

University of Cincinnati President Santa J. Ono has signed onto a national statement of support for expanding workplace flexibility. The statement is part of the National Challenge for Higher Education: Retaining a 21st Century Workforce campaign supported by the American Council on Education.

8/21/2014

OnBase by Hyland and Parchment, a service in the exchange of electronic credentials, have partnered to simplify how schools send and receive student transcripts, accelerating the evaluation process, reducing paper costs and increasing security.

8/21/2014

Concordia University Irvine announced an expansion to its teacher credentialing curriculum through the launch of its Clear Induction Credential Program. The university is one of the few institutions of higher education currently offering a Clear Induction Credential program.

8/20/2014

Pearson released its “2014 Math Efficacy Report,” which recognizes the results of educators and institutions making enormous strides to improve learner outcomes in college and beyond.

8/20/2014

Approaching its one-year anniversary, The Alfond Inn at Rollins College is exceeding expectations from a hospitality, philanthropic and cultural standpoint. High occupancy rates at the 112-room boutique hotel have resulted in $3.2 million in projected net operating income for 2014, which will fund full scholarships for students.

8/20/2014

Inceptia, a division of NSLP, announced that the Missouri Community College Association has chosen Inceptia to offer default aversion and financial literacy services to student borrowers attending member institutions across Missouri.

8/20/2014

The U.S. Department of Education announced the award of almost $4 million in grants to higher education institutions to prepare graduate students for leadership positions in special education, early intervention and related services.

8/19/2014

eCORP Stimulation Technologies, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of the Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Texas, to ecorpStim's clean shale stimulation research and development consortium.

8/19/2014

NASA's Office of Education will award more than $17.3 million through the National Space Grant and Fellowship Program to increase student and faculty engagement in science, technology, engineering and mathematics at community colleges and technical schools across the U.S.

8/19/2014

Iowa Lakes Community College, Emmetsburg, Iowa, has officially partnered with MBS Direct to improve their students’ textbook experience. MBS Direct’s Virtual Bookstore provides students with the features that they care about the most: low prices and a variety of purchasing options.

8/18/2014

Rapid Insight Inc., a provider of easy to use predictive analytics and data intelligence software, announced the launch of Veera 4.3, which allows users to interface directly with their Salesforce data.

8/18/2014

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