Industry News

After seven years of improving the way colleges treat their visitors, the innovative Campus Visit Consulting Division of higher-ed firm TargetX is being spun off as its own company, called Render Experiences.

6/6/2013

The four-story mixed-use development located in downtown Pomona, Calif., will provide 306 beds along with approximately 10,000 square feet to be used by WesternU as faculty offices.

6/6/2013

The Rapid Insight Analytic Suite of software has made it easy and affordable for organizations to bring predictive analytics in house.

6/5/2013

peerTransfer, the leading provider of global payment solutions for the education industry, announced today the addition of 22 new payment methods from China and India to ease the challenges associated with international education payments .  peerTransfer was the first in the education payment space to offer local payment options from China and Indi

6/5/2013

In addition, FRONTROW de-embeds the audio from the HDMI signal and directs it into the FRONTROW CM3000 for amplification into the room.

6/5/2013

The collaboration enables Datamark’s customer institutions to communicate in real-time with prospects and students via live video, audio or text. Using NoahIQ analytics and systems, institutions not only contact prospective students first using virtual world technologies but, even more importantly, create a lasting professional and friendly first impression.

6/5/2013

Vaddio, the global leader in robotic PTZ cameras and camera control systems, announces a major software update to the ClearVIEW HD-USB PTZ camera. In addition to the current USB streaming, version 2.0 allows for IP HD video streaming and remote PTZ camera control through the Ethernet network interface.

6/4/2013

With HDMI input and five different projection modes, the Canon LE-5W projector can easily be used to project high-quality movies, video games, and still-or-streamed images from PC’s, Blu-ray players, game consoles, HD streaming players, and digital cameras onto nearly any surface.

6/4/2013

RuffaloCODY, the leading provider of technology-enabled fundraising and enrollment management services for higher education and high affinity-based nonprofit organizations, announced today that Summit Partners, a growth equity investor in rapidly growing companies, has made an investment in the company. Lazard Middle Market advised RuffaloCODY on this transaction.

6/4/2013

The SpanAir system accommodates either flat or wave designs by using custom and perimeter trim components. EZ Hook-in™ (patent pending) tabs on each plank nest into notched 1-3/8-inch main tee, providing downward accessibility without tools.

6/4/2013

The open course frameworks were created through collaborative work between members of the Lumen Learning team and faculty members at nine institutions participating in the Kaleidoscope Open Course Initiative.

6/3/2013

Anyone who has ever purchased books for college knows quite well, they are extremely expensive and increasing in cost nearly every year. Many students have experienced a definite case of sticker shock when they learned how much they would have to pay for their textbooks.

6/3/2013

CoursEval is a leading web and mobile-based surveying and evaluation software solution for education institutions. With an over 90% customer retention rate, the highly customizable solutions provides institutions with the flexibility and permission control to create the exact structure to get the most out of their course evaluation data. CoursEval also makes it easy to create and organize complex surveys across departments and campuses.

6/3/2013

Saying that excessive swipe fees that would otherwise be returned to students through lower prices, grant aid, and improved student services are being misdirected toward credit card companies, the NACS submitted an opt-out notification and objection filing to the proposed credit card swipe-fee settlement.

6/3/2013

The top one-year performer among direct-sold 529 plans was the resident-only version of the CollegeAccess 529 program inSouth Dakota, managed by Allianz Global Investors Distributors LLC, while Nevada's USAA 529 College Savings Plan scored best for five-year performance. For ten-year performance, Alaska's T. Rowe Price College Savings Plan ranked highest.

6/3/2013

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