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U. Central Florida hires student success VP to boost analytics efforts
The University of Central Florida's new VP for student success is tasked with using data analytics to improve retention and graduation rates.
Higher ed adjusts as basic technology skills change
A group of university leaders discussed how integral digital literacy and software skills are in ensuring students are ready for graduation.
After two years of COVID-19, data guides university mental-health support
Data is playing a key role in how colleges and universities understand the challenges their students are facing — and how institutions can help.
Fonts matter, claims new educational consortium at U. Central Florida
A higher ed consortium including Google and Adobe wants to make it easier for users to optimize font and spacing online and to apply those preferences.
U. Central Florida uses holograms to train medical students
University leaders said the technology, which could replace live patients, allows students to familiarize themselves with a broader range of symptoms and rare cases.
U. Central Florida is rearranging its IT structure
A new structure includes a tiered organizational chart and a greater emphasis on shared services across the institution.
U. Central Florida announces $3M cybersecurity scholarship program
Funding from the National Science Foundation will provide students at the University of Central Florida scholarships for cybersecurity studies.
Open educational resources saved UCF students $750,000 last semester
Open educational resources are increasingly common at universities like University of Central Florida, but many higher education faculty remain unaware they're available.
E-scooters return to U. Central Florida as in-person classes resume
Scooters were removed from campus when the pandemic forced the university to close its doors and move online, but now as students return, so do the scooters.