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ProQuest Adds Indexing by Google Scholar

All scholarly content from ProQuest, including journal articles and working papers, is now indexed by Google Scholar in an effort to improve efficiency and ease of use.

Arkansas State U Expands Online Degree Offerings

Arkansas State University has launched four new bachelor's degree programs that are entirely online.

Queen's U Adds 2-Way Audio in Active Learning Rooms

An Ontario university has figured out how to deliver more expansive audio communication in its active learning classrooms.

University Deans Pledge To Grow Engineering Diversity

Just as the American College & University Presidents' Climate Commitment drew attention to the goal of achieving carbon neutrality on campus, a new initiative hopes to pressure schools to accelerate their work diversifying students and faculty.



3D Visualization Lab Enables Immersive, Collaborative Learning at Marquette U

A new space in Marquette University's Opus College of Engineering is promoting active learning in an immersive 3D environment.

College Outreach Program Adopts Online Resource for College Prep

Florida's Hillsborough Community College has adopted a digital test prep service for use in an outreach program designed to help economically disadvantaged middle and high school students pursue college educations.

NEC Introduces New Laser Phosphor Projectors

Two new models from NEC Display Solutions are some of the smallest 5,000-lumen projectors on the market.

U Wisconsin Opens Leadership Program to All Higher Ed Institutions

The University of Wisconsin (UW) System has opened its UW Leadership Development Program to staff members of all public and private higher education institutions in the United States.

New School-Based Fab Labs Creating Maker Communities in California

A high school in Richmond, CA will be the site of a new "Fab Lab" as part of a Chevron-funded initiative to bring the maker movement into the communities where the energy company has operations.

Federal Student Loan Repayments for Teachers May Get Makeover

A new bipartisan bill in Congress would streamline loan repayment for teachers in high-need schools.