Tags Blockchain

Ellucian CEO: Cloud, data can transform higher ed experience

by Jake Williams • 1 year ago

By modernizing systems and connecting data, universities can access the potential of emerging technologies like artificial intelligence.

Higher education is rethinking its fundamental model, Horizon Report says

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

Educause says universities and colleges are searching for ways to adapt to online competitors and an evolving workforce.

Nine universities unite on blockchain credentialing project

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

Top universities from around the world have announced a partnership consolidating efforts to develop digital credentials that are easier to share.

How universities can innovate their way to a smart-campus ecosystem

by Michael Mathews • 1 year ago

It starts by putting students at the center of the design model, explains Michael L. Mathews, CIO at Oral Roberts University.

Columbia, IBM launch two blockchain accelerator programs

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

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

by Colin Wood • 2 years ago

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

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

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

by Mark Satter • 2 years ago

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

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

The educational effort will be funded by a million commitment from open-source software company Block.one.