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NMC Awarded $3.2 Million Grant in Personalized Learning

The New Media Consortium (NMC), an international not-for profit organization focused on educational innovation, has received a major grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to lead a postsecondary initiative in personalized learning. The NMC will promote the adoption of high-quality personalized learning solutions, including courseware and integrated planning and advising services, to colleges and universities across the US. Read More »

87% of College Students Perform Better with Access to Data Analytics

According to "The Impact of Technology on College Student Study Habits," the third report in an annual series conducted by McGraw-Hill Education and fielded by Hanover Research, 87% of college students report that having access to data analytics regarding their academic performance can have a positive impact on their learning experience. Read More »

Becker College as Beta Partner for Ellucian Brainstorm

Ellucian announced Becker College as a beta partner for Ellucian Brainstorm, the company’s new solution for helping higher education institutions support their competency-based education programs. Under this partnership, Becker College will use Ellucian Brainstorm to power certificate programs in its Center for Accelerated & Professional Studies adult curricula. Read More »

Over 40 Institutions To Implement Jenzabar JX Modules

Over 40 institutions are currently implementing a Jenzabar JX module. The latest Jenzabar JX module released is the Jenzabar Strategic Enrollment Management CRM, with 24 institutions deployed or in progress to implement. Jenzabar JX Advancement and Jenzabar JX A/R Management have also been released. Read More »

ShareStream Introduces Analytics Dashboards for Media Content

ShareStream unveiled a series of analytics dashboards and reporting APIs that provide institutions of higher education with an easy-to-use solution for analyzing data on the use of video and audio assets for education and campus communications. ShareStream’s new analytics functionality is included for no additional fee in all ShareStream Video Platform licenses. Read More »

CampusQuad Expands Student Success Platform

CampusQuad, Inc. creators of mobile student engagement technology, today announced the expansion of its Student Success Platform. Unveiled at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference, the launch features three core products: CQ Current, a new data integration engine; CQ Effect, a new real-time engagement analytics dashboard and content publishing tool; and CQ Connect, an enhanced mobile student experience. Read More »

Ellucian New Release of Banner Human Resources

Ellucian announced the new release of Banner® Human Resources, the next generation of its comprehensive human resources, payroll, and position control solution that helps institutions support every aspect of the employee lifecycle. Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas, is a development partner and has plans to go live in 2016 on the new version of Banner HR, which benefits from Ellucian’s Extensible Ecosystem (XE). Read More »

Higher Ed Institutions Choosing Jenzabar EX

Jenzabar, Inc. welcomes eight institutions to its Jenzabar EX client community so far this year. Jenzabar’s growing community is attributed to the company’s proven ability to deliver modern tools that contribute to student success, such as a mobile interface, web analytics, and personalized programs and solutions. Read More »

Unit4 Deliver Next-Generation Student Information System

Unit4, a fast growing leader in enterprise applications for service organizations, today announced its new student information system (SIS), Unit4 Student Management. The new solution will change the way education institutions attract, manage and support students throughout their lifecycle. It addresses a pressing need for innovation in the SIS market which has not seen a new and innovative end-to-end solution in over a decade. Read More »

Saint Leo U Equips Classrooms with MimioDisplay

Saint Leo University (www.saintleo.edu), a leading Catholic teaching institution in Florida, is a case in point: to engage students via the tools they regularly use outside the classroom, the university has equipped 22 classrooms in its newest building, Kirk Hall, with the MimioDisplay™ LED touch display. Read More »