Higher ed nearly doubled student information systems spending in 2021
Colleges and universities increased purchases of student information systems by 98% in 2021, reversing a five-year decline.
University of Arkansas System rolled online college into school it purchased
The University of Arkansas is folding its eVersity program into Grantham University, a for-profit, online school it bought last year.
FBI warns colleges: VPN credentials circulating on Russian forums
VPN credentials and other account data from a "multitude" of schools are available for sale on cybercrime forums, according to an FBI alert.
Universities can't expect to grow cyber workforce with 'antiquated methods'
At the Hack the Capitol conference, speakers said filling out the cyber workforce can't wait for everyone to complete an advanced degree.
Energy Dept. funds grid security research at six universities
The department is distributing $12 million to research projects focused on improving cyber defenses at electrical facilities.
Illinois' Lincoln College on brink of closure months after ransomware attack
The rural, predominately Black Lincoln College was already facing financial struggles when a ransomware attack disrupted the admissions.