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Unit4 Showcases First SIS Chatbot

Unit4, a fast growing leader in enterprise applications for service organizations will showcase the Higher Education industry’s first Student Chatbot. Built on Microsoft Azure and taking advantage of Microsoft’s Bot Framework and Microsoft Cognitive Services, the Unit4 Chatbot will have the ability to change the college or university experience and help institutions better serve students. Read More »

Hardin-Simmons University Selects OneCampus

Hardin-Simmons University has selected OneCampus from rSmart to modernize the way students, faculty, and staff access web-based campus services from any device. OneCampus is a lightweight, cloud-based platform that will serve the Hardin-Simmons education community and support their goal to enhance, enrich, and facilitate the learning experience. Read More »

rSmart ShowcaseS New Features in OneCampus Service Discovery Portal

rSmart is showcase the latest features in its flagship product, OneCampus, a service discovery portal at Educause. OneCampus, an Internet2 NET+ service offering, takes a fresh, new approach to organizing web-based campus services. Unlike traditional portals, OneCampus is a cloud-based platform with powerful APIs that allow popular campus programs such as a finance system, LMS, or SIS to push data to OneCampus. Read More »

Motivis Learning Launches Holistic Education Technology Platform

The Motivis LRM is a holistic learning environment that fully-integrates Motivis’ Learning Management System (LMS), campus community system, coaching and advising platform and student information functions. Motivis Learning has combined all four systems – typically thought of as isolated education technology systems – into one seamless platform that is powered by Salesforce CRM. Read More »

D2L Partners with Collabco To Deliver Personalized Learning

D2L announced a strategic partnership with education software development company, Collabco. The partnership will allow access to D2L's Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), Brightspace through myday, Collabco's comprehensive student dashboard, in an effort to provide an engaging learning and collaboration solution to universities worldwide. Read More »

Ohio Community Colleges Announce Partnership with WGU

The Ohio Association of Community Colleges announced a new partnership with Western Governors University (WGU) that allows Ohio community college graduates to seamlessly transfer their coursework to WGU while also receiving discounted tuition to the accredited, online university. Read More »

Pearson, Unizin Consortium Partner To Provide Affordable Digital Course Content

Pearson and Unizin, Ltd. announced a partnership to increase access to affordable digital course materials to college students on the first day of class. Utilizing Unizin’s All Students Acquire model and leveraging Pearson’s Digital Direct Access (DDA) model, Unizin can provide its member institutions with Pearson’s high-quality eTextbook catalog at significant cost savings. Read More »

Ed Map and OpenStax Join Forces

Ed Map, Inc.announced a new partnership with OpenStax. Under the agreement, Ed Map will offer OpenStax print and digital textbooks alongside more traditional publisher print, eBooks and adaptive courseware. With this deal, Ed Map further strengthens its Integrated Content Network of partners and provides materials that meet the enterprise-wide needs of its institutional customers. Read More »

Professors See Benefits with Digital Course Materials

Pearson announced key findings of its "Digital appetite vs. what's on the table: Student attitudes toward digital course materials in 2016" survey of learners, educators and administrators. The survey revealed that educators see benefits for their students who have shifted to digital course materials and see this shift to digital as important to solving challenges in the education system. Read More »

rSmart Partners with eThink Education

rSmart, developer of the OneCampus solution for higher education, today announced a partnership with eThink Education , a rapidly growing Certified Partner of the open-source Moodle learning management system (LMS). The collaboration allows rSmart to provide its award-winning portal solution to assist eThink’s clients in finding and discovering campus services. Read More »