Pepperdine University's Graziadio School of Business and Management has abandoned the age-old print and PDF course catalog in favor of a new e-catalog based on technology from Digital Architecture.
A newly designed online portal is letting current and prospective Southwestern Michigan College attendees handle a range of administrative, financial, and curricular functions, in a system expressly designed for mobile use.
Blackboard has acquired CardSmith, a competitor in the student debit card business.
Michigan State University is enhancing the functionality of its Kuali Financial System with integration of a third-party purchasing service.
Montclair State University in New Jersey is implementing a new financial management solution with the goal of improving service for students, staff, customers and partners.
The University of Pennsylvania has formally begun moving away from ID cards that use a magnetic stripe and to cards with embedded chips.
To keep students' academic plans on track, the University of Washington developed open source software that integrates previously siloed administrative functions such as degree audit and articulation, student lifecycle and recruitment, registration and advising.
Haverford and Bryn Mawr College recently completed three joint technology rollouts that aim to improve student services and save on costs.
With its Virtual Assessment Center, Kennesaw State University put the technology and processes in place to give MOOC students a clear pathway to credit and potential entry into degree programs.
A Washington, D.C. organization is suing three universities and one college to challenge what it considers "unconstitutional speech codes in academia." That includes attempts by one school to censor a faculty blog critical of the administration and trustees.