Carnegie Mellon names a new CIO

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.

higher education news

by Jake Williams • 3 hours ago

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University topped an annual list published by U.S. News & World Report, followed by the University of Illinois-Chicago and the University of Florida.

by Julia Weaver • 23 hours ago

Beyond the pandemic response, school districts have an opportunity to take advantage of their IT investments and modernize their approach to education.

by Jake Williams • 1 day ago

Researchers will work with the Department of Homeland Security to develop a portable sensor platform capable of detecting biothreats, including the coronavirus.

by Colin Wood • 4 days ago

Medical students are among those facing challenges in education during the pandemic, but the University of Texas at Arlington may have part of a solution.

by Betsy Foresman • 5 days ago

Teachers and child-care workers can make vaccination appointments through a new website to receive their shots as soon as possible.

by Mike Hilario • 5 days ago

Healthcare organizations are increasingly targeted by cyberattacks, prompting security strategies that focus more on people.

by Betsy Foresman • 7 days ago

The usual on-campus assistance to apply for federal student aid wasn't possible, so the university hosted several drive-in events with the help of parking-lot Wi-Fi.

by Mike Hilario • 1 week ago

Microsoft’s Chris Bunio discusses how public schools and higher education organizations are using automation, AI and cloud tools to scale learning environments.

by Betsy Foresman • 2 weeks ago

To aid with feelings of anxiety, isolation and depression, the university will train faculty to lead a campuswide mental health support network.

by Jake Williams • 2 weeks ago

The new program features an online, asynchronous classroom that allows students to participate in classes and pay per credit later.