Tags artificial intelligence

AI-powered chatbots automate IT help at Dartmouth

by Ryan Johnston • 2 weeks ago

The Ivy League university is using a virtual assistant built on natural-language processing to field IT service requests from students and faculty during the pandemic.

How Rush University accelerated scientific research with cloud

by EdScoop Staff • 1 month ago

Medical center at Rush University takes on more advanced research projects, and lowers costs to IT operations by adopting a scalable cloud platform.

National University launches AI tool to engage students with online classes

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

The new tool will give students feedback on writing and help faculty identify struggling students.

AI helps institutions strengthen cybersecurity posture, U. Wisconsin CISO says

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

AI and ML are being used by adversaries to improve their attacks, but institutions can leverage the same tools to keep their networks safe.

How chatbots are helping university students stay on track

by Betsy Foresman • 6 months ago

Chatbots are helping universities better understand the needs of their students and proactively guide them toward support, educational technology leaders said.

Why universities should prepare all students for AI-driven future

by Betsy Foresman • 6 months ago

AI is growing in importance across a multitude of fields and universities must take note, University of Florida leaders said during an online event.

Texas A&M predicting COVID-19 spread with deep-learning model

by Betsy Foresman • 7 months ago

Researchers, who said their tool has a 64% accuracy rate, are learning which factors are most predictive of the virus' spread.

UT Austin launches $20M machine learning research institute

by Betsy Foresman • 8 months ago

From optimizing transportation to applications in fighting COVID-19, the new institute includes a national laboratory hoped to encourage interdisciplinary research.

University of Florida builds supercomputer for AI research, education

by Betsy Foresman • 9 months ago

The supercomputer, slated to be completed in 2021, is to prepare university students for jobs in AI, while also providing access to K-12 programs and Black and Hispanic colleges nationally.