Industry News

Goucher College announced it will be the first college in the nation to create an application option requesting student-submitted videos as the decisive factor for admission. Beginning with applicants for the 2015-2016 academic year, students can choose not to submit transcripts, test scores and other traditional application materials.

9/5/2014

InFocus Corporation released a new family of large-venue, professional installation projectors, the IN5310a series, to deliver very bright image and flexible projection options to large classrooms at a value.

9/5/2014

DataCore, a provider of software-defined storage, announced that Thunderbird School of Global Management has overcome its most pressing IT challenge–a dependence on expensive hardware–with a flexible software-defined storage architecture.

9/5/2014

Internet2’s InCommon has enhanced its support for international research organizations through a pilot project with the Leonard E. Parker Center for Gravitation, Cosmology and Astrophysics at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

9/4/2014

Vital Source Technologies, Inc., Ingram Content Group’s e-textbook solution, announced the results of its annual survey revealing that today’s college students increasingly value online, social and mobile technology as essential educational tools.

9/4/2014

Southern California students who excel in astronomy and physics but are traditionally underrepresented in those fields will get a boost toward earning doctorates at University of California research campuses, thanks to a mentoring and scholarship program.

9/4/2014

InterPro Solutions LLC, a provider of mobile asset management products and services, announced that the latest release of EZMaxMobileis integrated with the Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform and is now part of the Good-secured ecosystem.

9/3/2014

The nation’s oldest executive search firm, Academic Search, Inc., and an interim executive placement firm, The Registry for College and University Presidents, announced a partnership that will better serve the needs of higher education institutions seeking permanent or interim leaders.

9/3/2014

A new suite of writing tools from Questia supports students in organizing and writing research papers. From Cengage Learning’s Questia.com, the new Questia Writing Center features support tools such as a topic and source generator, a thesis statement builder and an outline creator and project organizer, among others.

9/3/2014

Bethel University’s College of Adult & Professional Studies and Graduate School are committed to to providing its students with solutions that are affordable and easy to use. The next step is the decision to join MBS Direct’s Students Savings Initiative.

9/2/2014

Ad Astra Information Systems is pleased to announce the launch of AccessToCompletion.com, a new online resource to help higher education leaders and administrators improve college retention, affordability and completion rates.

9/2/2014

HID Global, a provider of secure identity solutions, and Chapman University announced a collaboration that gives its MBA students access to HID Trusted Tag Services.

9/2/2014

SUNY Cortland is partnering with a Syracuse, N.Y., software and business solutions company to help develop new smart technologies aimed at making older manufacturing equipment more efficient.

9/2/2014

First American’s 5th Annual Peer Discussion event at the Seattle Space Needle during NACUBO was facilitated by David Helfand, former Columbia University professor and current president of Quest University.

8/29/2014

Glassdoor, a global jobs and career community, announced the University of Central Florida College of Business Administration will integrate Glassdoor into its Career Professionalism curriculum, a new series of classes, starting fall 2014.

8/29/2014

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