Tags artificial intelligence

National University launches AI tool to engage students with online classes

by Betsy Foresman • 2 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 • 2 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 • 3 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 • 4 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 • 4 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 • 5 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 • 6 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.

AI-powered fake news spotter under development at ASU

by Betsy Foresman • 6 months ago

The algorithm, which is especially useful during a health crisis, is being developed to scrutinize news being shared on social media and alert users to misinformation.

Digital Government (and Education): The Next Decade — A StateScoop & EdScoop Special Report

by EdScoop Staff • 7 months ago

The past 10 years have brought education the chance to pivot to student-first mindsets and cloud. But what will the next decade bring?