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Auburn University Selects SunGard Higher Education To Enhance Information Access and Operational Efficiency for Fundraising and Alumni Relations

To further enhance its fundraising and alumni relations efforts in preparation for its next capital campaign, Auburn University has selected SunGard Higher Education’s Advance solution. Read More »

EdTek Services Selects the it’s learning LMS To Support their Online Learning Partnerships

After a worldwide review of Learning Management System (LMS) companies, EdTek Services has chosen it’s learning as the company’s course management solution. EdTek will offer its customers the it’s learning Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) designed for individualized learning, easy implementation and cost effective use. Read More »

CengageBrain.com Launches Money-Saving Textbook Rental Options for Students

CengageBrain.com is a retail outlet providing students with a variety of choices for obtaining the company’s diverse array of learning solutions. At CengageBrain.com students can now rent textbooks for up to 70% off the suggested retail price, and purchase print textbooks, eTextbooks, individual eChapters and audio books. Read More »

Texarkana College Turns to SunGard Higher Education To Help Improve Effectiveness, Accountability and the College Experience

To support the transformation initiative, SunGard Higher Education will provide the College with a wide array of software solutions and consulting services — from initial planning and project management through implementation and hosting of the Banner Unified Digital Campus, to the ongoing management of its campus IT office. Read More »

University of California, Irvine Selects TechSmith’s Camtasia Relay Lecture Capture Solution To Enhance Methods of Sharing Knowledge and Learning

By integrating with an academic institution, business or conference organizer’s existing media servers and learning management systems, Camtasia Relay is an affordable solution for organizations looking to share knowledge in a multimedia format with students, customers and colleagues department-wide or campus-wide. Read More »

Westwood College Selects Blackboard To Support Next Generation of Online Learning

As part of a strategic partnership, Blackboard’s Professional Education group and Westwood – which also operates 17 physical campuses nationwide – will provide a next generation online experience to students pursuing associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees online in Westwood’s Schools of Business, Justice, Design and Information Technology. Read More »

Oxygen Education To Provide Content to Ivy Tech Community College for Online Manufacturing Degree

Oxygen Education, LLC, a market leading developer of content for online technical education and workforce development, announced that Ivy Tech Community College is using Oxygen Education content for its new online Technical Certificate and Associate of Applied Science Degree in Manufacturing Production and Operations. Read More »

Wimba Modern Marvels 2009: Top-Ten Unique and Innovative Uses of Wimba Collaboration

Wimba® Inc., the education technology company that helps people teach people, today announced its second annual list of Wimba Modern Marvels – a collection of ten unique and innovative uses of Wimba’s collaborative solutions. Read More »

Elluminate Web Conferencing for Education Enables Academic Institutions To Expand Reach, Reduce Costs, Maintain Competitive Advantage, Drive Technology Adoption, and More

Elluminate, Inc., the leading provider of web, audio, video, and social networking products designed for teaching, learning, and collaboration, today announced that a growing number of higher education institutions and systems are implementing multi-purpose Elluminate solutions enterprise-wide... Read More »

Flat World Knowledge Partners with Bookshare To Make Free College Textbooks Accessible to People with Print Disabilities

Flat World Knowledge, publisher of expert-authored, open content college textbooks, today became the first dedicated college textbook publisher to supply its digital textbooks to Bookshare, the world's largest online accessible library for people with print disabilities. Read More »