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Denison U.'s new CIO hopes to build structure around innovation
Denison University in Granville, Ohio, recently hired Liv Gjestvang, a former VP for learning tech at Ohio State, as its new CIO.
Unifying sources 'key' to higher ed data and analytics, Educause finds
Educause researchers found institutions need to modernize data governance to optimize their use of technologies like data analytics.
Edtech companies double down on 'intelligent' solutions for data-sharing
Education software companies Anthology and Liaison launched new products aimed at harnessing student data by bridging information systems.
Colleges are keeping virtual services even after in-person resumed
Colleges are using virtual services, like advising or study abroad, to build out their portfolio of services rather than replace in-person experiences.
More students are 'stacking' credentials
The National Student Clearinghouse found that undergraduate attainment rose 4% thanks to students seeking additional credentials.
CSU adds additional cohort for 'student success analytics' certificate
California State University is adding another cohort for its Student Success Analytics certificate this fall to meet heightened demand.
Education Dept. awards General Dynamics $121 million to modernize student aid eligibility
The Education Department awarded General Dynamics Information Technology $121.8 million to overhaul its financial aid system.
California to invest $108M in workforce development across education sector
The state is giving more than $108 million to partnerships that foster talent in high-demand fields, including health care and engineering.
New Carnegie Mellon cert readies students for data analytics in government
Carnegie Mellon University developed a new data analytics certification program designed for those working in all levels of government.
U. Central Florida hires student success VP to boost analytics efforts
The University of Central Florida's new VP for student success is tasked with using data analytics to improve retention and graduation rates.