19 février 2017

Vert Capital and Scriba Corp: Institutions losing course data in company’s death throes

By . After last year’s disastrous outage at UC Davis due to Scriba Corp’s change of data center for the Sakai LMS (branded as SmartSite at UC Davis), it turns out that there is more damage to be done as the company slowly disappears. More...

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Ellucian Stops Support for Brainstorm, its CBE platform

By . In a surprise move, Ellucian has decided to end support for Brainstorm, the competency-based education (CBE) platform it acquired from Helix Education two years ago. All Brainstorm customers are being notified of the end-of-life and aggressive measures are being used to help these customers quickly migrate to alternative platforms. More...

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Improved NAU Student Success in Subsequent Courses After Math Emporium

By . Last week I published three e-Literate TV episodes on Northern Arizona University and their suite of initiatives aimed at helping first-year (and often first-generation) students. More...

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New national adult learner coalition created to advance student success

eCampus NewsFour major associations recently joined together as a cohesive voice to advocate for adult students and the institutions that serve them. With support from Lumina Foundation, the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL), the Online Learning Consortium (OLC), President’s Forum, and University Professional and Continuing Education Association (UPCEA) are pleased to announce the National Adult Learner Coalition. More...

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Colleges and Universities can now have personalized student enrollment, aid process

eCampus NewsCampusLogic, announced the acquisition of Cegment’s Net Price Calculator (NPC) and Award Letter business. More...

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First national academic 3D printing conference launches

eCampus NewsRegistration is now open for the first national academic 3D printing conference, Construct3D 2017, which will bring together leaders and educators in the digital fabrication discipline of 3D printing for a comprehensive overview of this rapidly expanding area of research and development. More...

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Tough questions we wished we’d asked about digital signage

eCampus NewsBy Jessie Budd. University marketing expert details the lessons learned from managing digital signage installations. More...

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New trend has massive implications for personalized learning

eCampus NewsBy Tom Boehmer. Research has shown repeatedly that humans learn more rapidly and deeply from experiences, rather than from a lecture or a book. However, many institutions struggle with the resources needed to meet this new mandate for personalized instruction, thanks to lack of funding and widespread teacher shortages. More...

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4 reasons why a generational skills gap exists today—and isn’t closing

eCampus NewsBy Geoff Irvine. Can colleges and universities close the generation skills gap they helped create. More...

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3 ways to engage your off-campus students

eCampus NewsBy Contributor. As more institutions diversify with online offerings, creating a connected community for off-campus students has never been more of a priority. More...

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