Tags University of Illinois

Educause CIO headed to University of Illinois

by Emily Bamforth • 1 month ago

Mairead Martin announced on LinkedIn she will start as the next CIO of the University of Illinois in July.

Higher ed balances federal relief terms against institutional needs

by Emily Bamforth • 11 months ago

Educators and analysts said universities are spending down technical debt while managing transparency and minding their strategic plans.

U. Illinois loans devices, Wi-Fi hotspots for early childhood therapy

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

With face-to-face meetings restricted, the university has expanded early-intervention programs so therapy can continue during the pandemic.

U. Illinois-Chicago partners with Army on drone recharging research

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

The new partnership will focus on improving technology to autonomously recharge drones and improve the efficiency of their missions.

Universities are getting creative to manage COVID-19 challenges

by Jake Williams • 2 years ago

At some higher education institutions, unique research efforts have been thrust into the center of operations as administrators seek fresh data and techniques to manage the pandemic into the fall.

U. Illinois students help WHO build COVID-19 analytics tools

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

A new initiative has student volunteers assisting World Health Organization offices around the Americas on eight projects that pit data against the current health crisis.

U. Illinois partners with state to produce COVID-19 maps, tools

by Jake Williams • 2 years ago

A new partnership between the university’s CyberGIS Center and the State of Illinois is intended to help leaders better understand and prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

U. Illinois embarks on 5-year plan to train next generation of CS educators

by Betsy Foresman • 4 years ago

There aren't enough computer science students or computer science teachers. The university has a plan to change that.