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Arizona State students to pitch how 5G, edge computing can boost digital equity

by Emily Bamforth • 5 months ago

The "Digital Equity Jam" is asking students to apply new technologies to issues such as public health, climate change and education.

Canvas affected by Amazon Web Services outage

by Emily Bamforth • 7 months ago

A widespread Amazon Web Services outage prompted service interruptions for Canvas, used by millions of college and K-12 students.

As email fades in popularity, Arizona State turns to its mobile app

by Betsy Foresman • 3 years ago

To meet its students on the platforms they most enjoy, ASU is promoting its mobile app instead of blasting its students with emails.

Virginia universities and AWS announce cloud computing degree

by Betsy Foresman • 3 years ago

Amazon Web Services says the four-year degree offered by George Mason University and Northern Virginia Community College is the first of its kind.

Public-private partnerships can build IT workforce pipelines, say education leaders

by Betsy Foresman • 3 years ago

Speakers at the AWS Public Sector Summit said collaboration will ensure students are being trained with the skills employers want.

Cal Poly's digital transformation hub lets students take technology to government

by Ryan Johnston • 4 years ago

The university's Dx-Hub brings innovation to the public sector through student design.

Northeastern U. to equip all students with Alexa-powered devices

by Emily Tate • 4 years ago

Following a "highly successful" pilot involving Amazon Echo Dots, the private university wants to expand the Alexa platform to all 18,000 students.

AWS and Northern Virginia Community College announce 'groundbreaking' cloud computing degree

by Emily Tate • 4 years ago

NOVA will begin offering the associate degree to students this fall, with plans to expand it to a bachelor degree at nearby George Mason University.

Want to get ahead? Start thinking about AI, tech leaders urge

by Emily Tate • 5 years ago

Education strategists at Amazon, Microsoft and IBM discuss the power and promise of artificial intelligence in classrooms during SIIA conference.