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Remote work, data are long-term assets for universities, says CIO

by Colin Wood • 1 month ago

The pandemic highlighted the value of new paradigms like remote work and they're here to stay for the long run in higher education, said Carnegie Mellon University CIO Stan Waddell.

How universities can fast-track contact tracing programs

by EdScoop Staff • 2 months ago

Colleges and universities already have most of the data collection systems they need to develop a contact tracing program.

Georgia State researchers look to disrupt cybercriminal supply chains

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

The new study will examine how virtual goods like credit card numbers and forged documents are bought and and sold in illicit online marketplaces.

UCLA creates hate-crime map for a more complete picture

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

University researchers said the map is intended to supplement reporting on hate crimes and increase awareness.

U. North Carolina-Charlotte adopts unified security platform for data protection

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

A new tool from Cisco is helping the university protect its data and users, who are working and studying from off campus during the pandemic.

Texas A&M deploys self-swabbing COVID-19 testing kiosks

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

The university says the appointment-free kiosks will help the university improve its testing strategy and help prevent widespread outbreaks on campus.

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

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

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

University of Texas built state's COVID-19 dashboard

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

Using hospitalization and mobility data, the dashboard makes four-week predictions of the impact and spread of COVID-19.

This wristband vibrates if you break social distancing rules

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

Teams at the University of Florida are developing new kinds of wristbands and face masks designed to keep users safe during the coronavirus pandemic.