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ASU Partners With Pearson to Expand Online Learning Services

The agreement will equip Arizona State University with various capabilities designed to maximize learning outcomes through student engagement and retention, as well as increase overall course offerings. It will enable the university to reach potential students around the country who are not served by brick and mortar or other online institutions. Read More »

SunGard Higher Education Announces Availability of Course Signals

Course Signals, an early intervention system that warns students who are at risk of underperforming in a course and facilitates faculty intervention and support, is now available to higher education institutions through a joint effort by SunGard Higher Education and Purdue University. Read More »

McGraw-Hill Education Introduces Next-Generation Custom Publishing Platform

McGraw-Hill Education has brought custom publishing into the 21st century with McGraw-Hill Create, an innovative platform that gives instructors unprecedented control over and customization of higher education classroom content. With Create, instructors can produce their own e-books or printed texts by selecting content from a vast library of resources – and receive a digital proof in under an hour. Read More »

University of New England Selects SunGard Higher Education

The University of New England has chosen SunGard Higher Education to lead and manage its information technology. The new relationship will help provide the university with strategic technology planning and leadership, online and classroom academic technology support, infrastructure and technology security services, business process modernization support, and 24/7 help desk support for students, faculty and staff. Read More »

SunGard Higher Education Releases Next Generation of Luminis Portal

The latest release of SunGard Higher Education’s Luminis Platform solution provides a new architecture, advanced product features and personalization capabilities to help institutions of higher education enhance online information and service delivery, foster campus community, preserve institutional branding and ease technology management. Read More »

Jenzabar, Inc. Announces Successful Third Quarter

Jenzabar®, Inc. announced that six institutions of higher education purchased Jenzabar enterprise resource planning systems during the third quarter of 2010. Jenzabar was chosen to give constituents easy access to data and enable offices across campus to experience productivity gains, improving overall institutional performance. Read More »

Northeastern State Implements SunGard’s Banner Digital Campus

Northeastern State University in Oklahoma is implementing SunGard Higher Education Banner’s Digital Campus to help improve services to current and future students, and to help better position itself for growth and success. Read More »

Britannica Academic Site Combines New Tools, Sources

Britannica Digital Learning announced a new and substantially upgraded research Web site for college and university students and faculty. Britannica Online Academic Edition combines a new design and a range of new features that together serve the distinctive needs of university researchers. Read More »

SunGard Higher Education and rSmart Partner To Support Adoption of Open Source Sakai

SunGard Higher Education and rSmart today announced a partnership regarding the Sakai Collaboration and Learning Environment (CLE), an enterprise community-source teaching, learning and research collaboration system. Read More »

McGraw-Hill & ALEKS Offer Enhanced PreCalculus and College Algebra Courses

McGraw-Hill Higher Education and ALEKS Corporation, a leader in the creation of web-based artificially intelligent educational software, today announced the release of enhanced ALEKS PreCalculus Suite course products, including PreCalculus, College Algebra, College Algebra with Trigonometry, and Trigonometry. Read More »