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U. Arizona boosts education accessibility with 'pay-what-you-can' courses
In recognition of many students facing financial hardship during the pandemic, the University of Arizona is relaxing its tuition schedules for some course offerings.
As medical supplies dwindle, universities build ventilators, swabs
As availability of masks, ventilators and other supplies runs low, universities are volunteering their resources to address the needs of medical workers.
How an open-source education can help students gain an edge
Commentary: Many colleges are proficient at using open-source technologies, but they're lagging when it comes to teaching the benefits of open-source development.
GitHub announces new workforce-minded education bundle for schools
GitHub looks to give students and teachers free access to tools used by professionals in the computer science field.
Students with complete control over their laptops? For one district, it hasn't been a disaster.
As part of its one-to-one program, Penn Manor School District in Pennsylvania gives students root access on their Linux computers.
The rapid evolution of big data storage
Data traditionally was used in a very transactional way; now it’s at the center of every decision, says Hortonworks' Shaun Bierweil