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Stanford's 'Club Cardinal' game gave students a virtual hangout

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

Though the university's physical campus remains closed, a new virtual campus paired with a social network is being embraced by students and administrators, who may adopt it as an official planning platform.

Universities, professors to take spotlight at SXSW EDU 2020

by Jake Williams • 8 months ago

From AI to blockchain, student experience to student data, education leaders head to Austin, Texas, this March to uncover the latest innovations.

Stanford's 'QuizBot' helps students retain 25 percent more information

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

Backed by an artificial intelligence named "Frosty the penguin," a new chatbot was shown to encourage longer study periods and raise quiz scores.

Software flaw allows Stanford students to view Social Security numbers, applications of other students

by Colin Wood • 2 years ago

Standardized test scores, personal essays, home addresses, criminal status and financial aid information were also viewable.

Wi-Fi on game day becomes a must-have for college football stadiums

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

Officials from three universities — Notre Dame, Nebraska and Stanford — explain the hows and whys of their connected athletic facilities.

Edtech and industry leaders say they’re stuck if they can’t scale

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

Attendees and speakers at ASU+GSV continued to ask this question: If we’re finally at a place where technology is working, how do we scale it so it reaches everyone?

Computer science ethics courses seek to stop Silicon Valley's mistakes before they happen

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

Top universities across the U.S. are teaching students about the interplay of ethics and technology.

Stanford official resigns after failing to disclose 2016 data breach

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 years ago

The breach, which was discovered by a student, included private employee information and details from student financial aid applications.

STEM in the sun: Kids flocking to tech summer camps

by Corinne Lestch • 5 years ago

Students who want to explore their inner tech nerd can take advantage of programs offered by a growing number of schools, government agencies and nonprofits.