Industry News

CASE Parking, a parking data solutions provider and Streetline, Inc., a leader in smart parking solutions, announced a collaboration to provide the Montclair State University campus with parking garage occupancy and guidance information for students, faculty, staff and visitors.

6/2/2014

The University of Houston has received a $1.5 million grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to help solve a national shortage in the number of Americans with college degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

6/2/2014

The Western Interstate Commission of Higher Education and the Predictive Analytics Reporting Framework, known as PAR, have announced plans for PAR to become an independent, 501.c.3 (not-profit) organization. The targeted launch date for PAR independence is December 9, 2014.

5/30/2014

Dynics, Inc., innovative manufacturer and marketer of industrial computer systems, announced the launching of its most innovative and versatile Computer Module to date: the Dynics MINI Series. The MINI Series is a Quad Core Industrial Computer built in a rugged steel enclosure, creating a powerful system for any production floor.

5/30/2014

Wasp Barcode Technologies, a provider of small business productivity solutions, announces the release of MobileAsset v7 and MobileAsset.EDU. Wasp’s fixed asset tracking solutions include all the features a business or educational institution needs to account for its valuable assets.

5/30/2014

Yale University is one of only six recipients of EPA grant funding intended to advance research into cleaner technologies and fuels for cooking, lighting and heating homes. Yale will collaborate with researchers from the Universities of Minnesota, Georgia, and British Colombia, as well as North Carolina State and two Indian non-governmental organizations.

5/30/2014

Lachina, a leading developer of innovative educational content, technology and services, announces the acquisition of Precision Graphics, a firm specializing in developing and illustrating visual content for learning products.

5/29/2014

Vivantech, a leader in consulting and development of enterprise grade, open-source software for higher education and a premier Kuali Commercial Affiliate, announced the general availability of Ekualiti, the first cloud platform designed to host the entire suite of Kuali-based ERP software.

5/29/2014

A striking analytics skills gap is hampering employers from digging value from huge amounts of data. Launched today and offered free, SAS University Edition will help higher education build the statistical skills needed to fill this gap.

5/29/2014

Jenzabar, Inc., a leading provider of software, services and strategies for higher education, announced that according to The Tambellini 2014 Higher Education Student Information Systems Report, Jenzabar was the most sought after SIS in the private, not-for-profit institutions.

5/29/2014

Ohio Dominican University is opening a new Dublin location for its Adult & Continuing Education program. Beginning June 1, ODU will offer classes on the same suburban campus as its long-time partner, Columbus State Community College.

5/28/2014

Nearly three-quarters (70 percent) of Americans do not know that a 529 plan is a college savings tool, according to the annual 529 Plan Awareness Survey from financial services firm Edward Jones.

5/28/2014

Jenzabar, Inc., a provider of software, strategies, and services for higher education, announced that Misericordia University of Dallas, Pa., selected the Jenzabar EX enterprise resource planning system.

5/28/2014

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation announced awards to 52 schools of nursing that will comprise the final cohort of RWJF’s prestigious New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program. The schools will receive grants to support traditionally underrepresented students who are making a career switch to nursing through an accelerated baccalaureate or master’s degree program.

5/28/2014

SciQuest, a leading provider of cloud-based business automation solutions for spend management, announced that the University of Ottawa, Western University, University of Toronto, Wilfrid Laurier University and Carleton University have selected SciQuest Spend Director Enterprise and Accounts Payable Director solutions.

5/27/2014

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