Columbia, IBM launch two blockchain accelerator programs
The programs, one for students and the other for companies with products already under development, each have 10 spots up for grabs.
NYU doubles blockchain course offerings, launches nation's 'first' major
Professors say the technology behind bitcoin has become so popular, the initial course has been forced out of the classroom and into an auditorium.
Columbia University opens center to boost research and innovation around blockchain
The Center for Blockchain and Data Transparency, a joint partnership between Columbia and IBM, has three research tracks and a blockchain accelerator.
Cryptocurrency startup pledges $50M to universities researching blockchain
Ripple announced it is partnering with 17 universities to stimulate innovation in blockchain, cryptocurrencies and digital payment systems.
Virginia Tech to build blockchain-focused curriculum
The educational effort will be funded by a million commitment from open-source software company Block.one.
SNHU pilots blockchain-enabled credential program
The digital program, which provides a platform to organize degrees, certificates and competencies, will be offered to 1,000 alumni initially.
Blockchain at the library: New study will explore how the technology can connect and support institutions
The year-long project at San Jose State University will be funded by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.