Tags higher education

Students seeking online education still largely career-minded, survey finds

by Emily Bamforth • 3 weeks ago

Higher education institutions are reexamining their online offerings, but a new survey shows that the motivations for online students has remained fairly consistent since last year.

Six ways cloud answers higher education’s call for change

by Juan Vela • 4 weeks ago

Institutions are looking to cloud to build agility into the network in order to meet tomorrow’s challenges while getting maximum value for today’s investments.

U. Alabama to retire physical cards for 'mobile-first' IDs

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

The University of Alabama says it will continue to modernize its ID card system by deactivating old magnetic-strip cards this summer.

Florida bill would guard colleges from online-learning lawsuits

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

A bill sitting on Gov. Ron DeSantis' desk would shield institutions from civil lawsuits related to operations during the coronavirus pandemic.

University students report worse educations during pandemic

by Colin Wood • 5 months ago

A recent survey commissioned by the publication Intelligent shows that students are generally having a harder time learning and getting support during the pandemic.

How universities can fast-track contact tracing programs

by EdScoop Staff • 6 months ago

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

Securing virtual education with agile, integrated security

by EdScoop Staff • 8 months ago

Expanded demand for remote learning forces higher education institutions to look at more-versatile IT security platforms.

How managed security services helps drive digital transformation in higher education

by Chris Novak • 8 months ago

Digital transformation and security challenges across college campuses draw attention to the strategic advantages of managed and professional services.

University of Michigan plans new school of technology and innovation

by Betsy Foresman • 9 months ago

The new school, slated to open in fall 2021, is to prepare students for emerging jobs in technology-related fields.