Twenty-four colleges and universities have received grants totaling $75 million to support efforts to improve post-secondary access and completion.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore County has joined up with Blackboard’s Internet2 related offering, Net+, although the school has had a partnership with Blackboard for years.
High Point University in High Point, NC recently implemented a new technology that fully automates the delivery of student transcripts.
Vanderbilt University recently experimented with the use of smartphones as a mechanism to unlock access on campus.
Education technology company SchoolDude has entered the school security segment with the launch of CrisisManager, an application that allows administrators to make emergency plans available on users' iOS and Android mobile devices.
Campus Management has expanded its CampusNet Cloud service to include a new enterprise-level offering, so educational institutions can use the service for learning management systems, financial applications and other applications, as well as Campus Management applications.
The University of Southern California is teaming up with a publishing company to launch its next online master's degree program.
Academic and admin software provider Jenzabar is updating its administrative platform for continuing education and workforce development with improvements for administrators and better interplay with other software programs.
Modo Labs has introduced new modules that will allow users to easily map building interiors and to quickly report building maintenance problems.
Echo360 has launched the Active Learning Platform, a cloud-based system that incorporates lecture capture, learning analytics, content management and student engagement tools.