Denying that it violated its students' free speech rights, Yale is standing by its decision to block a student site that offered an alternative to the university's own course planning tool. But Mary Miller, dean of Yale College, has admitted that the incident could have been handled better.
The Obama administration is asking colleges and universities for new ideas related to college affordability and technologies to advance student learning at all levels.
Updates business software includes new modules for scheduling and proctoring exams, managing conferences, and creating programs for corporate partners.
A new university management system developed by an Indian software company is helping to power institutional operations for a number of Malaysian schools.
The University of Washington is gearing up to deploy Kuali Student, a student information system built on Kuali open source platform. The SIS, which will integrate with UW's existing systems, includes modules for student academic planning as well as course and program development.
Deltak has introduced its new Engage Student Relationship Platform (SRP), designed to help educational institutions track and communicate with students from recruitment through graduation.
San Juan College, a community college in New Mexico, is implementing business analytics software to share data across departments.
Ellucian has launched a new strategic analysis and performance management tool for higher education that's designed to link data across disparate systems campuswide.
UTPA has implemented new financial and human resources payroll software in an effort to accommodate expected growth in enrollment and the launch of new academic programs.
Northern Illinois University has consolidated its PeopleSoft applications onto two Oracle Exadata Database Machines. The new system helped the university reduce IT maintenance costs while boosting performance and reliability.