Tags artificial intelligence

Google Cloud and Walden U. create chatbot that writes its own quizzes

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

An AI-powered tool called "Julian" allows students at the online college to check their progress on demand, and does some of the work in creating assessments.

NSF to fund university AI research centers in adult education, STEM learning

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

Eleven institutions are to receive $20 million over five years as they seek to accelerate AI research and applications across a range of uses.

Colleges and institutions need to pick up the pace to meet AI skills demand

by EdScoop Staff • 3 months ago

A new survey of higher education officials points to a shortage of instructors and infrastructure in the face of rising demand for AI instruction at colleges and universities.

AI is growing in higher education, but it isn't automating everything

by Emily Bamforth • 5 months ago

Tedious workflows and repetitive tasks are being automated at colleges and universities, leaving staff more time for authentic interactions with students.

AI chatbot maker Juji jumps into higher education

by Colin Wood • 6 months ago

Juji co-founder Michelle Zhou said her company's chatbots are more flexible and their models come pre-trained for higher education customers.

AI-powered chatbots automate IT help at Dartmouth

by Ryan Johnston • 7 months 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 • 7 months ago

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

UT Dallas launches new low-code business course

by Colin Wood • 9 months ago

Using software from Appian, students will learn skills like process orchestration, robotic process automation and intelligent document processing.

Kognito's university alcohol and drug simulation isn't preachy

by Colin Wood • 9 months ago

The company says the tool's goal isn't to prescribe goals or values, but to encourage students to set their own goals and equip them to follow through.