Campus Communication

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Crestron’s Media Presentation Controller family of all-in-one classroom control solutions can connect, control, and route AV equipment for use with projectors.

Smart Planning: Why Do Any Other Kind?

Defining a mandate for smart planning for higher education
 

THE GOOD NEWS? EVIDENCE from the Society for College and University Planning’s 43rd annual international conference supports the conclusion that there is a whole lot of “smart planning” for higher education going on.

E-mail, Gmail, Hotmail, and Beyond

Three questions to ask before switching to a free e-mail solution
 

THE MILLIONS OF FRESHMEN HEADING to college this semester will have to go through many changes in their daily routine as they transition into their new life on campus.

Talk the Walk

It's not enough for campus leaders to know where a building project stands. Today, everyone must be in the loop.

WALLACE MLYNIEC, A professor of clinical legal studies at Georgetown University, learned the art of communicating about campus construction out of sheer necessity. When the Hotung International Law Building and the Georgetown Sport and Fitness Center were constructed a few years ago next to two student residences and a classroom building at the Law School campus, "the notion of not letting people know in advance what was going on very quickly became an issue for us," says Mlyniec, who was appointed chair of the project committee.

We consider them part of the RCC team.

Riverside Community College's telecommunications manager reflects on an 11-year partnership with NEC
 

Kathy Paschke is network specialist for voice at Riverside Community College in Riverside, California. She manages a telecommunications system that serves the college’s nine locations.

U of Nebraska Creates Unified Business Environment With mySAP Business Suite

Outdated software is replaced with a consolidated system that serves the diverse needs of four campuses
 

This project actually started back in 1996. We had an old-time mainframe, green screen, paper-oriented system.

U of Cincinnati Takes the Lead of Top Businesses in Adopting SAP Solutions

Major research university uses SAP for managing a $1 billion and 15,000 faculty and staff
 

We wanted features that would support a large research university.

Ready for VoIP? Here's how to tell.

Voice-over Internet Protocol, or VoIP, is one of the fastest-growing technologies being deployed at colleges and universities.
 

Bruce Grant, NEC’s assistant general manager for product management and an expert on VoIP, explains this technology and how to prepare for it.

President's Letter

 

Greetings, and welcome to NEC Campus Report.

NEC's Mobile WLAN gives new meaning to learning without boundaries

 

As colleges and universities increasingly implement wireless Internet access, teaching and learning can occur anywhere on campus. Now, with NEC’s Mobile WLAN, the concept of connections without boundaries extends even further to anywhere in North, Central and South America.

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