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Experian® QAS®, a part of Experian Marketing Services and a leading provider of address verification software and services, today launched Prospect IQ, a data enhancement product that enables organizations to gain a deeper understanding of their consumers by allowing them to leverage Experian ConsumerView data and make effective business decisions in real time.
5/16/2012
Height adjustable ADA compliance desks and tables from SMARTdesks’ new Cirrus line offer motorized flexibility and wheelchair mobility in classroom and office settings alike.
5/15/2012
Gonzaga University has chosen Follett Higher Education Group to manage its campus bookstore operations, effective June 1. A selection committee made up of administrators, faculty and students chose Follett after a thorough evaluation as the company with the experience, technology and resources to best serve Gonzaga’s community.
5/15/2012
Lasell College in Newton MA, a US News “Best Regional College” for the North Region, has chosen the Rapid Insight Analytic Suite to help them meet their enrollment management objectives.
5/15/2012
A new state-of-the-art track and field facility that features a Mondotrack, the official track of the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the track of the 2012 London Olympics, has signed three agreements to host prominent collegiate and high school indoor track and field championships in 2013 and 2014.
5/14/2012
Turnitin, the global leader in originality checking and plagiarism prevention, today announced the results of a new survey of nearly 900 instructors that classifies the most frequent and troubling forms of plagiarism. According to instructors, blatant plagiarism—submitting another’s writing word-for-word as one’s own—is the most prevalent and troublesome type of plagiarism seen in the classroom.
5/14/2012
The University of North Carolina Wilmington first implemented the Nolij Transfer data integration solution on campus in 2007. Beginning in the Office of Admissions, the goal was to automate the loading of more than 10,000 applicant records into Banner, while increasing accuracy and eliminating duplicate records. The University realized immediate success and other departments such as Advancement began to take notice. The challenge in the Advancement Office was to create roughly 4,000 new parent records in Banner - related to the newly admitted freshman class - in a much more timely manner than had previously existed.
5/14/2012
Pearson today announced an expansion of its professional training solutions by partnering with LearnSomething, a leading provider of customized, digitally-delivered corporate training services.
5/11/2012
Huron Consulting Group, a provider of business consulting services, today announced that Case Western Reserve University has chosen the Company's Click(R) Portal software to manage sponsored program administration from proposal generation and submission through award management.
5/11/2012
Black Hawk College (Moline, IL) has selected the LiveRoof® green roof system from LiveRoof, LLC (Spring Lake, MI) for a green roof on its new Sustainable Technologies Building. Roof Top Sedums, LLC (Davenport, Iowa), a LiveRoof licensed regional grower and distributor, is growing the plants the project.
5/11/2012
Florida A&M University (FAMU) and campus card service provider CardSmith today announced plans to upgrade the university’s multi-functional Rattler Card program for the campus in Tallahassee, Fla.
5/10/2012
Antioch College has selected CAMS Enterprise, the academic enterprise resource planning system from Three Rivers Systems Inc., to power its rebirth.
5/10/2012
The CS6 product line includes powerful new releases of Photoshop®, InDesign®, lllustrator®, Dreamweaver®, Adobe Premiere® Pro, After Effects®, Flash® Professional and other products as well as four suite versions – Creative Suite 6 Design & Web Premium; Creative Suite 6 Design Standard; Creative Suite 6 Production Premium; and Creative Suite 6 Master Collection.
5/10/2012
Plummeting data storage costs and the increasing use of video in the workplace have made easy-to-use video capture and management tools an essential capability at leading companies around the world.
5/10/2012
For Advancement Vice Presidents and Annual Fund Directors, the reasons behind what’s driving results for annual giving are often murky at best. While a glimpse of participation rate, donors and dollars isn’t hard to find, reasons for progress or decline can be hidden. Large gifts, shifts in participation and the inherent challenges in an institution’s ability to acquire new annual fund donors obscure understanding of what’s really driving changes in results. The paradox is that this understanding of improvement drivers is critical to sustained success for annual fund.
5/9/2012

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