Students at UNC are attending class through virtual reality headsets
For 28 students taking associate professor Steven King's "emerging technologies" class, attending class virtually has taken on a new meaning.
Need online courses? New university consortium has 1 million openings
A 19-university consortium led by Acadeum is offering "deep discounts" to institutions that need additional capacity during the shift to distance education.
Esri offers students free access to mapping platform, tutorials
The software company best known for its geographic information system software is offering free access to some of its online tools and resources during the novel coronavirus pandemic.
U. of South Florida breaks ground on innovation facility
The 120,000-square-foot building is the first addition to the university's research park since 2005.
Coursera offers free access to universities closed by coronavirus
The dozens of institutions closing their doors in recent days in response to the public health crisis now have an additional resource to draw from.
Historical flood data could help first responders spot trouble early
Researchers at Texas A&M University developed a new tool they say could provide a new technique for anticipating major flooding events.