Industry News

Stanbridge College has partnered with Fordham University through the Interdisciplinary Collaborative on Health, Environment and Human Performance created by Debra McPhee, Ph.D., dean of the graduate school of social service at Fordham University.

6/11/2015

Prevention Innovations Research Center at the University of New Hampshire released important findings in a report, “It’s Not Just the What but the How,” prepared for the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault. 

6/10/2015

Inceptia, a division of NSLP, announced an enhancement to their default prevention outreach solution with the launch of their online student borrower portal, available to students that are at risk for or are currently experiencing the effects of student loan delinquency and default.

6/10/2015

Social media is the most immediate, flexible and interactive way for schools to engage with their students.

6/10/2015

The Outcomes Survey, which CSO Research currently conducts on behalf of more than 120 schools, provides insights on how recent grads fare immediately after commencement and at three, six and 12 months after finishing their studies at specific schools. In partnership with Chegg, The Outcomes Survey will now be expanded into a national study of more than 200,000 members of the class of 2015.

6/10/2015

The longest journey might begin with a single step, but students at Penn State’s University Park main campus had gotten used to a few of them as their bookstore moved to temporary accommodations during the 2-year renovation and expansion of the HUB-Robeson Center.

6/10/2015

Sonic Foundry, Inc., a provider of video creation and management solutions and the Titanium sponsor of UBTech 2015, announced Mediasite Events will live-webcast the higher education technology conference to an online audience via Mediasite Cloud.

6/9/2015

Millions of people looking to quickly compare the cost of their top colleges can now do so with ACT Profile and education resource site Noodle through new partnerships with College Abacus, a free online tool that allows students and families to calculate and compare their bottom-line tuition bills across U.S. colleges and universities.

6/9/2015

The University of Wisconsin-Stout has expanded their relationship with Thomson Reuters to provide a new undergraduate major in digital marketing technology, which was approved recently by the UW System Board of Regents.

6/9/2015

Renowned Indiana University alumnus Mark Cuban donated $5M to create a student-focused video, broadcasting and technology center.

6/9/2015

This growth trend also is reflected in other substantive increases in commercialization activities including 156 U.S. and global issued patents through the Purdue Office of Technology Commercialization, representing a more than 30 percent increase over the previous year.

6/8/2015

A $400,000 cash gift will honor an authority on pattern recognition, computer vision and biometric recognition with the creation of an endowed fund in his name at Michigan State University.

6/8/2015

Sonic Foundry, Inc., a global provider of video creation and management solutions, announced the company has signed an expanded distribution agreement with Neusoft Cloud Technology Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of Neusoft Corporation, an IT solution and service provider from China.

6/5/2015

The SAT is undergoing major changes for 2016. Now, students — for free — can tap into new online study prep tools from Khan Academy, the online education nonprofit.

6/5/2015

San Diego-based National University announced the launch of the $30M Sanford Education Collaborative, a nine-school youth-teaching partnership.

6/5/2015

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