Tim Goral, editor-in-chief of University Business, has been a member of Professional Media Group since 2000, when as features editor he joined the staff of District Administration, the publication for K–12 educators. He became editor of the company's higher education business publication, Matrix magazine, in 2001, and retained his editorial post when Matrix and University Business magazine merged in early 2002. In his nearly 20 years in national trade publication writing and editing, Tim has served in editorial posts for publications in the food and beverage, hospitality, and outdoor retailing industries. He is the author of A Half-Empty Glassful of Optimism: The Path to Enlightenment Begins with a Road Trip.
IHEs like Montclair State are working with vendors like Rave Wireless to implement campus-wide communication services that increase personal and campus security with text messaging and built in GPS locatability.