Tags machine learning

Pepperdine business school taps machine learning to tout MBA value

by Colin Wood • 3 months ago

Administrators hope to use new technology from AstrumU to calculate the market value of an MBA and attract additional students.

Predictive analytics are only as useful as the university culture around them

by Ryan Johnston • 3 months ago

Data analytics are a key tool for higher education institutions seeking to bolster student success, but don't expect a silver bullet, experts said.

How Rush University accelerated scientific research with cloud

by EdScoop Staff • 6 months ago

Medical center at Rush University takes on more advanced research projects, and lowers costs to IT operations by adopting a scalable cloud platform.

AI helps institutions strengthen cybersecurity posture, U. Wisconsin CISO says

by Betsy Foresman • 11 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 • 11 months ago

Chatbots are helping universities better understand the needs of their students and proactively guide them toward support, educational technology leaders said.

UT Austin launches $20M machine learning research institute

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

From optimizing transportation to applications in fighting COVID-19, the new institute includes a national laboratory hoped to encourage interdisciplinary research.

AI-powered fake news spotter under development at ASU

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year 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.

SFSU students win competition for 'Simba Police' app

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

The voice-activated mobile assistant, which won first place at a pitch competition, will be able to run background checks, scan license plates, retrieve driver details even call for backup.

UCLA model predicts U.S. COVID-19 cases will peak June 1

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

As one of 13 prediction models used by the CDC, UCLA's machine-learning tool can help measure the efficacy of public policies like stay-at-home orders.