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HCC-Southwest Pilot Program Axes Textbooks; Electronic Reader Introduces a Paperless Classroom Concept

Houston Community College Southwest recently launched a pilot program introducing an electronic reader device in place of traditional college textbooks. The project features an Amazon Kindle®, and its goal is to determine if these devices are the future of classrooms across America. Read More »

Bridgepoint Education Chooses Pearson eCollege's Online Education Environment to Serve Their Students and Faculty

Pearson eCollege today announced that it has been selected by Bridgepoint Education, Inc. to be the new online technology and support services provider for Bridgepoint's Ashford University and University of the Rockies campuses, serving more than 45,000 students and 1,800 instructors. Read More »

eScholar Launches Data Warehouse Product for Postsecondary Education

This new product extends the data model of the eScholar Complete Data Warehouse® to now include not only early childhood and P-12 education data but also a wide-range of education data specific to postsecondary issues. Read More »

CollegeNET Helps Higher Education IT Departments To Manage and Audit Services

As a 100 percent Web-delivered solution, IT Impact enables IT departments to manage and audit their operations following Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL®) standards without installing complicated, expensive software. Read More »

Collaborative Technologies Promise Relief for Institutions Facing a ‘Perfect Storm’ of Challenges

Wimba® Inc., the education technology company that helps people teach people, announced today that colleges and universities across the country are turning to Wimba’s collaborative solutions to overcome the complex blend of challenges facing the higher education market this academic school year. Read More »

James Madison University Selects SunGard Higher Education To Enhance Information Self Service and Connections for its Advancement Team

James Madison University has selected SunGard Higher Education’s Advance solution to replace its existing advancement application and create a self-service environment of information access to help foster engagement and enhance relationships with donors. Read More »

Panopto Increases Scalability, Choice with CourseCast 2.2

Panopto, Inc. announced the release of CourseCast 2.2, the next generation of its leading CourseCast knowledge capture solution. CourseCast 2.2 offers an extensive list of new features that increase the scalability and usability of the platform to provide users with unmatched control over the recording development process. Read More »

Jenzabar Deployed To Support Record Enrollments at Virginia Union University

Virginia Union University (VUU) has successfully deployed the Jenzabar EX enterprise resource planning system and Jenzabar's Internet Campus Solution (JICS) to increase operational efficiency and better meet the expectations of constituents. Read More »

Pearson Learning Solutions Offers Students What They Value Most: Efficient and Effective Learning Options

According to a survey commissioned by Pearson Learning Solutions, students are searching for the best education values they can find, including course materials. And according to a recent survey, the top priority for college students is having all of their course material in one place with a customized textbook. Read More »

University of San Diego Implements SunGard Higher Education Banner Enrollment Management Solution

In support of its efforts to increase national and international enrollment, create a more diverse student body and raise the profile of incoming classes, the University of San Diego has implemented the Banner Relationship Management solution from SunGard Higher Education. Read More »