Industry News

Mobiliya, an AgreeYa Mobility company, announced the launch of Mobiliya Edvelop, a Windows 8.1 and Android-based learning management system for emerging markets that is revolutionizing the education industry.

12/9/2014

NACAS, an auxiliary and ancillary services support organization serving higher education, announced the launch of NACAS tv, a video platform featuring webcasts of NACAS events, features on industry best practices, and other programming related to professional development.

12/8/2014

The late Marilyn Walsh, a 1950 graduate of Grinnell College who enjoyed a long and distinguished career as a tax attorney in New York City, has made a $4 million bequest establishing a scholarship fund for Iowa residents admitted to Grinnell College.

12/8/2014

Lone Star College opened its doors to more than 2,400 international students from 100 different countries for fall 2014 semester – ranking it fourth in the nation for the number of international students attending a community college.

12/8/2014

EvaluationKIT, a provider of enterprise online course evaluation and survey software for higher education institutions, has expanded its existing partnership with Instructure to become a premier partner.

12/5/2014

Apollo Education Group, Inc. announced the formation of Apollo Education Ventures, LLC, a platform created to support entrepreneurial ventures and emerging companies that are developing the latest innovations in higher education, professional development and human capital management.

12/5/2014

ProctorU provides live student identity management and proctoring services for higher education, helping ensure the academic integrity of not only colleges and universities, but also that of their students.

12/5/2014

West Virginia University will receive a $1.45 million grant from the National Math and Science Initiative to establish the UTeach program, a teacher-training program for secondary science, technology, engineering and mathematics teachers.

12/4/2014

Rave Mobile Safety, a software partner for campus and public safety, announced The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has deployed the company's acclaimed Rave Guardian App to better protect its more than 41,000 students, faculty and staff.

12/4/2014

All Fresno State students will now take an online educational course designed to inform and educate them about sexual violence.

12/4/2014

Ace Learning Company announced it has completed a Series A round of financing, led by ed-tech venture fund Rethink Education. Ace Learning enables universities to align the billions spent on content investments with educational objectives and learner outcomes.

12/4/2014

Ellucian is announcing general availability of Ellucian Elevate, a user-friendly and flexible SaaS solution that helps institutions quickly grow continuing education and workforce development courses, while better tracking their profitability and viability.

12/3/2014

Rapid Insight Inc., a provider of easy to use predictive analytic and data blending software has partnered with TWGPlus of Austin, Texas, on an eBook to help higher education institutions optimize enrollment management through the use of predictive modeling.

12/3/2014

Thousands of U.S. researchers will have easy access to advanced computing tools in a new cloud environment funded by a $6.6 million National Science Foundation grant to Indiana University.

12/3/2014

Fulfilling its promise to expand access to its professional design software in education, Autodesk, Inc. has made its design, engineering and entertainment software free to students, instructors and academic institutions worldwide.

12/2/2014

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