For remote learning, California asks public to donate 150,000 devices

Within 45 days, agencies must appoint a software manager to oversee license and agreement inventories, and begin reporting progress in their license management by Nov. 30.

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by Jake Williams • 11 hours ago

Sixty-one band members recorded audio and video performing the “Buckeye Battle Cry,” an effort "to make people happy" during a time of social distancing.

by Betsy Foresman • 1 day ago

Researchers at Georgia State University published a data set of more than 140 million tweets related to COVID-19 ahead of schedule to serve as a resource for the global research community.

by Jake Williams • 1 day ago

In addition to shifting to online classes, the university also moved its counseling program to a virtual environment during the coronavirus pandemic.

by Jake Williams • 2 days ago

Students from nearly 30 institutions convened online to practice for the upcoming International Collegiate Programming Contest World Finals.

by Betsy Foresman • 3 days ago

Scott Midkiff says the university is doing plenty right, but wishes they'd started planning for the health crisis sooner.

by Jake Williams • 5 days ago

Eight winners receive a $25,000 grant and one year of mentoring and access to co-working space after the university's first virtual edition of the challenge.

by Colin Wood • 6 days ago

For 28 students taking associate professor Steven King's "emerging technologies" class, attending class virtually has taken on a new meaning.

by Colin Wood • 6 days ago

A 19-university consortium led by Acadeum is offering "deep discounts" to institutions that need additional capacity during the shift to distance education.

by Betsy Foresman • 6 days ago

As availability of masks, ventilators and other supplies runs low, universities are volunteering their resources to address the needs of medical workers.

by Betsy Foresman • 1 week ago

To train a new app to monitor coughs from COVID-19 patients, researchers are asking for volunteers to submit vocal samples to train the software.