Industry News

Bloomberg Philanthropies announced a new initiative to increase the number of high-achieving, low- and moderate-income students who apply to and graduate from top colleges and universities with strong graduation rates and financial aid policies.

10/29/2014

Accruent, a provider of real estate and facilities management solutions, announced that Louisiana State University has chosen Accruent's FAMIS cloud system through the university's procurement process.

10/29/2014

A college application assistance campaign that began in a single North Carolina high school in 2005 is reaching almost 200,000 students in all 50 states this fall, focusing on those who otherwise would not apply for college.

10/28/2014

New York University’s Center for Urban Science & Progress unveiled its Urban Observatory, a project that will persistently observe and analyze New York City in an effort to better understand the “pulse of the city” in various states, such as mobility, energy use, communications and economics.

10/28/2014

Ithaca College announced it has selected Apogee, a higher education network provider, to deliver turn-key design and deployment of an advanced and comprehensive campus-wide wireless network to better serve its students, faculty and staff.

10/28/2014

Tellabs, a provider of passive optical network solutions, and system integrator CORE Telecom Systems, announced that Elauwit, a campus housing service provider, has expanded the deployment of Tellabs’ Optical LAN to five additional college campuses.

10/28/2014

The NCHERM Group, LLC is pleased to see that American society is embracing consent as the foundation for respectful sexual communication through legislation, public discourse and social policy.

10/27/2014

Charlie Munger was first introduced to physics as a college student in 1941. That particular encounter was rather brief — World War II saw to that — but the hard science made a strong impact.

10/27/2014

College Illinois!, the state's only 529 prepaid tuition program, announced that it will be opening enrollment on November 18th with new and reduced pricing for all program options. Reduced pricing will offer Illinois families a unique and even more affordable option in planning for the cost of college.

10/27/2014

Online learning as a means of educational delivery continues to expand throughout higher education. However, while massive open online course appear to be entrenched in the higher education system, their impact has not been as disruptive as proponents predicted.

10/24/2014

Rapid Insight Inc., announced the formation of a higher education advisory board. The goal of the board is to help inform and direct the company’s strategic development efforts for its advanced analytic solutions for the higher education market.

10/24/2014

Ithaca College announced it has selected Apogee, a higher education network provider, to deliver turn-key design and deployment of an advanced and comprehensive campus-wide wireless network to better serve its students, faculty and staff.

10/24/2014

Lower plan prices, a new affordable plan offering and waived application fees–coupled with a statewide campaign to educate families about the power of saving for college–have resulted in a record-setting first week of Open Enrollment.

10/24/2014

SAP SE and NTT DATA, Inc. announced that Duke Athletics has chosen the SAP HANA platform and NTT DATA’s Analytics experts to help it take Men’s basketball data to the next level.

10/23/2014

WizIQ, the online education company with 300,000 active educators and 3.7 million registered learners, introduced the WizIQ LMS—an all-in-one LMS.

10/23/2014

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