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With school resuming next month, it’s an appropriate time for incoming first-year law students to give some thought to strategies for success. William Powers, associate dean for Admission and Student Affairs at Chicago’s John Marshall Law School, has some advice for the new students.

7/25/2013

The survey, titled "The New New-Hire", reflects the changing attitudes and work-ethics of Millenniums. For example, today's college graduates are placing more importance on work life/personal life balance than workers were ten years ago. With this in mind, many skills possessed by yesterday's college graduates are lacking in today's new hires.

7/25/2013

The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries.

7/25/2013

Built due to recent historic growth levels, Leake Hall is located at 130 McMechen St. in Bolton Hill, with one side occupying a large portion of North Avenue. The new building increases the Founders Green complex from 99 to 161 units and expands accommodations from 350 to 590 students.

7/25/2013

TargetX is a CRM company that helps colleges build relationships with their most important constituencies, including prospective students, current students, alumni and potential donors. But the company is also known as a thought leader in higher education, a reputation established over 15 years.

7/24/2013

Colleges and universities can achieve greater online visibility, as well as create and maintain brand awareness, so more prospective students find their sites, research offerings, inquire and, ultimately, enroll.

7/24/2013

With an Oracle Exadata quarter rack supporting SFA’s enterprise resource planning (ERP) and student information applications, the university can now support up to 2,000 concurrent users, an up to 8X capacity increase over its legacy system, with response times between three and 10 seconds – enabling students to register for classes more quickly with virtually no system bottlenecks or downtime.

7/24/2013

Through the new relationship, Parchment’s Receive service will be the preferred transcript solution for clients using RuffaloCODY’s application generation and management service. The service is designed to help institutions cultivate more “actionable” applications from the right students.

7/24/2013

Ambling Management Company (AMC) is proud to announce their fourth partnership with Vestcor Communities on a student housing community for the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia. The Flats at Carrs Hill is a 316-bed project ideally located on the Oconee River within walking distance of the UGA campus and downtown Athens.

7/23/2013

The Blackboard Catalyst Awards program annually recognizes and honors innovation and excellence in the Blackboard global community of practice, where teachers and learners work every day to redefine what is possible when leveraging technology.

7/23/2013

Digital Signage Expo (DSE), the world’s largest International Tradeshow and Conference dedicated to digital signage, interactive technology and digital out-of-home networks (DOOH), has announced that it is now accepting speaker proposals for its 2014 educational conference, to be themed, “Achieving ROI Success,” taking place February 11-13, 2014, at the Sands Expo & Convention Center, Las Vegas.

7/23/2013

The HD420 DVR records up to 4 channels of audio and video at 120 frames per seconds at D1 resolution, while the DR40 DVR records up to 4 channels of audio and video at 60 frames per second at D1 resolution.

7/23/2013

As part of CLE Service Days, approximately 100 CLE students and staff committed over 420 volunteer hours across the United States for projects.

7/22/2013

The Ellucian – Parchment integration will leverage Ellucian eTranscript, first announced on April 4, support the PESC standard, and enable real-time electronic authentication, production and transfer of transcripts between Parchment Exchange and Ellucian’s administration systems.

7/22/2013

The solution enables Indiana Wesleyan University to retire its old, overloaded tape-based backup system and easily scale to meet the growing needs of the University.

7/22/2013

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