Haverford College Joins Reeher Fundraising Platform to Increase Annual Fund Retention

Reeher LLC announced that Haverford College has joined the Reeher Platform, a leading software service that improves higher education fundraising management. The private Haverford, Penn.-based college, which serves approximately 1,200 students and more than 13,000 alumni, parents and friends, is using the Reeher Platform to increase retention of donors to its Annual Fund, as well as identify and predict the best new prospects.

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Equilar Brings Sweeping Changes to the Way Universities and Colleges Find, Connect and Do Business with Influential, High Net Worth Executives

The success of thousands of businesses, universities and non-profit organizations depends on their ability to identify and connect in meaningful ways and at the right times with high net worth individuals.  To solve this challenge, Equilar, Inc., the leading provider of executive compensation data and research, today unveiled Equilar Atlas, a powerful new business tool that enables development officers to discover the best pathways to reach high net worth corporate executives and the exact timing of their future wealth events.  

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Miami University Selects Oracle CRM On Demand to Overhaul its Admissions System and Facilitate University-Wide Communication

Oracle today announced that Miami University, a 16,000 student institution located in Oxford, Ohio that is ranked third in the nation for undergraduate teaching by U.S. News & World Report, has selected Oracle CRM On Demand to transform its outdated legacy admissions system, improve student recruitment and meet growing communication needs for departments throughout the university.

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The University of New Orleans selects Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solution from Azorus

Azorus Inc. is very pleased to announce that the University of New Orleans has chosen the company for its Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solution.

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Tacoma Community College Moves Support to the Cloud with Parature, Resolving Issues Faster for Thousands of Students, Staff and Faculty

Parature, a global leader in cloud-based customer engagement software, announced today that Tacoma Community College selected Parature for online customer support to service its thousands of students, staff and faculty members, dramatically improving issue resolution times. Tacoma joins over 300 colleges and universities that rely on Parature’s cloud-based technology for their online customer support portal.

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College of William & Mary Selects CRM System from TargetX to Improve Student Recruitment

One of the nation's premiere colleges is looking for a more efficient and effective way to connect with prospective students, and has decided that a cloud-based CRM system from TargetX is the solution.

The College of William & Mary has selected the Student Recruitment Manager, a customer relationship management (CRM) tool developed specifically for college admissions by TargetX, the leading student-recruiting firm serving higher education.

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Jenzabar Connects Advancement Offices to Leading Prospect Research Tools

Jenzabar, a leading provider of software, services and strategies for higher education, announced today a partnership with WealthEngine, Inc., the leading provider of sophisticated prospect research tools and analytics. The collaboration will give advancement teams an integrated fundraising solution and powerful donor prospecting tools.

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Integrated Interface

Information Services, Central Methodist University (Mo.)

With a web-based interface allowing for staffers across the institution to input information, officials at Central Methodist University, located in Fayette, Mo., figured that awarding scholarships would be a breeze. After all, admission counselors, coaches, and others could easily enter academic and extracurricular credentials for accepted students, allowing for the appropriate officials to approve scholarships and notify the recipients.

Acknowledging Achievement

The second year of the ongoing Models of Efficiency program continues to demonstrate that campus departments can be innovative and inspired when it comes to finding ways to provide superior service and maximize resources.

"We believe that improving the efficiency of administrative services yields cost savings and reputation benefits that can propel a college into the top tier of success," noted Miles Lasater, chief operations officer and cofounder of Higher One, which has sponsored the Models of Efficiency program from the start.

Web Accessibility: Required, Not Optional

Did you get the memo on website accessibility? With the latest legal and regulatory developments, you’d better make sure you did. The time is now for web accessibility in higher education.