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Video Gamers Beat Scientists and Computers in Protein Folding Competition

Researchers from the University of Michigan have discovered that video gamers can be as good or better than professionally trained crystallographers and computer algorithms at identifying the shape of a protein, a finding that has the potential to bolster citizen science initiatives and classroom gamification.

Oakland University Collaborates on K–12 Student Migration Tools

Oakland University teamed up with Munetrix to provide data-driven solutions for schools and municipalities to map K–12 student migration.

Loyola University Maryland Wins Grant to Build HPC Cluster for Research

Loyola University Maryland has been awarded a $280,120 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to build its first high-performance computing (HPC) cluster, which will be used for faculty and student research across disciplines.



Chillenium Pits College-Level Game Developers Against One Another

Students from 12 universities will gather on the Texas A&M University's College Station, TX, campus the weekend of Sept. 23 for the Chillenium, in which teams of college students compete to build the best gaming software.

Worldwide Public Cloud Services to Grow 17 Percent in 2016

The worldwide public cloud services market is projected to grow 17.2 percent in 2016 to total $208.6 billion, up from $178 billion in 2015, according to recent reports by tech market research firm Gartner.

CollegeFindMe Launches College Recruitment Network

CollegeFindMe has launched a new web-based platform designed to facilitate the college application and recruitment process for high school students, guidance counselors and college admissions officers.

National Research Center for College and University Admissions Acquires Eduventures

The National Research Center for College and University Admissions, a provider of data and analytics tools for higher ed, has acquired Eduventures, a company that provides research and advice for colleges and universities.

Edmission Launches Web App for Personalized College Search Help

Edmission has launched a new web app for its online personalized college admission planning service.

Recruitment Technology Startup Acquired by Wiley

John Wiley & Sons has acquired a Ranku, a Seattle-based startup that helps colleges and universities offering online programs increase enrollment.

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