Industry News

Helix Education, a provider of student lifecycle technologies and services, has advanced its Helix LMS platform, giving institutions the power to deliver new levels of personalization, flexibility and engagement.

6/12/2014

Launching during the fall of 2014, In Case of Crisis will provide Providence College’s 5000+ faculty, staff and students – living on or off-campus – and its 100-acre campus community with dynamic, real-time emergency plans and procedures and incident reporting capabilities during emergencies.

6/12/2014

An overwhelming number - 90 percent - of the New Jersey adults who have attended college say that higher ed is worth the cost. Residents link college opportunity directly to the ability to find jobs, develop careers and to improve quality of life for families.

6/12/2014

Xavier University of Louisiana raised a total of $275,100 from participants in the Second Annual Give. Love. Xavier Day, held on June 2. This year’s online fundraising event far exceeded last year’s total of $120,000, and nearly 1,200 donors contributed to the cause and rallied fellow alumni and supporters via social media.

6/12/2014

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

Boss Software, the makers of the BOSSCARS and BOSSCOPS suite of campus safety software, introduced BOSSCARS Enterprise and BOSSCARS Essentials. The Enterprise edition of the Parking Management Software includes all of the modules currently available for BOSSCARS.

6/11/2014

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

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

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

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

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