Betsy Foresman

Betsy Foresman is an editorial fellow for Scoop News Group. At work, she writes for StateScoop and EdScoop, but in her free time, Betsy likes to practice her David Attenborough impression. She loves the First Amendment, Washington D.C., and Jane Austen. Betsy is a recent graduate of Texas Christian University. Go Frogs!

Higher Education

How Virginia Tech's innovation campus could transform the technology talent pipeline

by Betsy Foresman • 18 hours ago

The Washington metro area has more computer science graduates than anywhere else, but university officials say it still isn't enough.

Higher Education

Nine universities unite on blockchain credentialing project

by Betsy Foresman • 2 days ago

Top universities from around the world have announced a partnership consolidating efforts to develop digital credentials that are easier to share.

Higher Education

Using 'USB Killer,' former student fries $58,000 in college computer equipment

by Betsy Foresman • 3 days ago

An alumnus of The College of St. Rose destroyed 66 computers, monitors and digital podiums using a device he bought online.

Higher Education

U. Pittsburgh names Mark Henderson as new CIO

by Betsy Foresman • 6 days ago

Henderson will succeed Pitt's current CIO, who retired in February after 40 years at the university.

Higher Education

SUNY Buffalo rolls out online series on computer vision, a hot field in AI

by Betsy Foresman • 1 week ago

The university says studying the subject will help its students get a leg up on an emerging trend in computer science.

Higher Education

Reading from screens hurts comprehension, research finds

by Betsy Foresman • 1 week ago

New research indicates paper has the edge when it comes to understanding the material, but digital media remains easier to distribute and carry.