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The two initial XSeries sequences are Foundations of Computer Science and Supply Chain and Logistics Management. Curriculum for each XSeries is developed by MIT faculty members and overseen by their academic departments.

9/25/2013

Overseen by Biology Department Associate Professors Jennifer Klug and Tod Osier, the organic garden is an outdoor classroom for teaching sustainability and the value of growing your own food.

9/24/2013

To date, more than 2,000 students and alumni have enrolled in the mentoring programs run on the Chronus platform, including more than 50% of all undergraduates in attendance at Leeds.

9/24/2013

The new portfolio includes three new HP ZBook Mobile Workstations, processor and graphics enhancements to the award-winning line of HP Z Desktop Workstations, and two new HP Z Displays.

9/24/2013

An impromptu “plugfest” involving a new FiberPlex converter box earlier this month at the Las Vegas labs of top AV integrator AVDB Group solved a recurring problem with the growing number of platforms using the IEEE AVB set of protocols for AV streaming.

9/24/2013

The pairing of the lock and remote fob is always done at the lock and up to ten fobs can be paired in the field to one lock. Likewise, up to ten locks can be paired to one fob. When the fob is pressed for two seconds, it locks down the lock closest in range to avoid accidently locking another door. The typical range is up to 75 feet.

9/23/2013

This in-kind grant from Siemens gives students and faculty access to the same technology that companies around the world depend on every day to develop and manufacture innovative products in a wide variety of industries, including automotive, aerospace, biotechnology, machinery, shipbuilding, and high-tech electronics, among others.

9/23/2013

Fairfield also earned a high mark for the area of “Strong Commitment to Teaching,” ranking fourth in the regional listings.

9/23/2013

According to the North­eastern Uni­ver­sity survey, nearly two-​​thirds of Amer­i­cans (65 per­cent) and almost three-​​quarters of hiring decision-​​makers (73 per­cent) believe that being well-​​rounded with a range of knowl­edge is more impor­tant than pos­sessing industry-​​specific skills.

9/23/2013

Stephanie Sabbagh, who teaches Psychology, and Hank Bowman, an executive at Adapt Courseware, will provide a first-hand look at how professors are able to enhance the academic experience for their students using adaptive learning strategies.

9/20/2013

As part of this collaboration, NACCE and HP, one of the world’s largest technology companies, will further strengthen the critical conversation on the power of e-learning in community colleges, and how technology can be used to launch student startups and grow local small businesses.

9/20/2013

One of the most notable features offered by the DC-12 is its new picture-in-picture functionality, which allows students to view original and zoomed-in images simultaneously – when digital zoom is in use, a large window shows the featured section, while a smaller window keeps perspective on the original image.

9/20/2013

The Rutgers University New Brunswick Virtual WalkingTour includes eight (8) separate guided tour experiences, as well as an interactive campus map and more than 150 student commentary videos from current Rutgers students.

9/20/2013

Diatomix developed naturally derived solar materials called diatoms with multiple potential applications including the improvement of solar cell efficiency.

9/19/2013

With more institutions seeking to improve and streamline campus communications, the new system gives institutions a fully functional and easy-to-use platform to effectively collect, track, route and interact with constituents through a single, web-based environment.

9/19/2013

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