Industry News

Blackbaud, Inc. announced the results of a commissioned Total Economic Impact study conducted by Forrester Consulting, examining the potential return on investment enterprises may experience by deploying Blackbaud CRM in the North American higher education sector.

2/2/2015

St. John’s University announced that it will freeze tuition and fees, and room and board costs for all current and incoming full and part-time undergraduate and graduate students at its Queens, Manhattan, Oakdale and international locations for the 2015-16 academic year.

2/2/2015

The Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation presented a check for $2 million to Montgomery County Community College, the largest private gift ever given to the college.

2/2/2015

rSmart announced the University of Delaware selected OneCampus, a post-portal solution that provides access to all campus services in one location, from any device.

1/30/2015

Greenwood Hall Inc., a cloud-based education management solutions provider, announced that Seminole State College of Florida has extended its agreement with the company to continue to support the school’s student services and financial aid offices.

1/30/2015

During the 2014 calendar year, Sparkroom school partners saved $62,841,900.36 in media spend through a combination of automatic rejections and inquiries returned to vendors after an initial contact attempt by the school admissions offices or call centers.

1/30/2015

Pearson has announced its partnership with Becker Professional Education, a provider of CPA exam preparation materials. Beginning in July 2015, thousands of learners will have access to Becker’s high-quality content, which is integrated within MyAccountingLab for Intermediate Accounting.

1/30/2015

EDUCAUSE and the University of Central Florida are bringing back the MOOC on Instructure's Canvas Network with "BlendKit2015: Becoming a Blended Learning Designer," their second installment on the merits and methods of blended learning.

1/29/2015

Vital Source Technologies, Inc., Ingram Content Group Inc.’s educational technology company is responding to accelerating growth with a move to new, larger office space in the tech-centric hub of downtown Raleigh, N.C.

1/29/2015

Merit Network signed an agreement with QuadMetrics to provide the company's suite of security and risk assessment tools to Merit Members, as well as research and educational institutions throughout the country.

1/29/2015

D2L, the EdTech company that created Brightspace, an integrated learning platform, announced that Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa has selected Brightspace to replace its existing learning management system.

1/29/2015

Epson, a worldwide projector brand, was recognized for making a positive difference on college campuses by winning University Business magazine’s 2014 “Readers’ Choice Top Products” award for the PowerLite Pro G6450WU projector.

1/28/2015

Grayson College, a community college located in Texas, has selected Three Rivers Systems’ CAMS Enterprise as its new enterprise resource planning software.

1/28/2015

The University of Indianapolis Honors College is being renamed in honor of two alumni and trustees who are providing a $1 million endowment to fund and enhance its operation.

1/28/2015

A new joint grant program by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation seeks to give a second life to outstanding out-of-print books in the humanities by turning them into freely accessible e-books.

1/28/2015

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