Industry News

The Learning House, Inc., an online education solutions partner that helps colleges and universities develop and grow high-quality online degree programs and courses, has announced that Towson University’s Center for Professional Studies (CPS) has selected Learning House to help expand its online continuing education course offerings.
5/17/2012
New York City-based BUMI announced this week the availability of the latest version of its online data backup and recovery service.
5/17/2012
Localized control and connections, streaming audio support offer progressive solutions to enhance outdoor audio installations
5/17/2012
This fall, students at colleges and universities with bookstores managed by Follett Higher Education Group will have another digital textbook option. Follett and Inkling Systems, Inc. today announced a partnership to offer Inkling's enhanced, interactive digital textbooks through the more than 900 college stores operated by Follett as well as online via efollett.com®.
5/16/2012
Texas Memory Systems, Inc., provider of The World's Fastest Storage®, today announced that the Research Computing and Cyber-infrastructure group(RCC) at Penn State University has implemented a RamSan-810 SSD system to dramatically reduce its nightly backup times while improving IOPS performance and minimizing related power, cooling and floor space costs.
5/16/2012
Turnitin, the global leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced the release of Voice Comments, a simple and efficient way for instructors to offer feedback on student writing.
5/16/2012
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
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
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
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

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