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Telling Your Story: Making Sense of Diverse Learning Experiences

A followup to our recent Q&A with Trent Batson, "Who Creates Coherence in the College Experience?" Here, we've asked Batson to explore the mechanism of the ePortfolio and how students use the narrative and create coherence by telling their story.

Tech-Enabled Journalism: 8 Ways Ball State is Rewriting the Story

Social media tools helped these young journalists get their stories at the Sochi Olympics.

Going Mobile Across an Entire Community College System

Community colleges are leveraging systemwide resources to better serve their students with mobile apps.

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A Digital Badge Initiative in First-Year Writing Courses

This coming fall, Coastal Carolina University in Conway, SC will be rolling out a unique curricular initiative throughout its English Department that administers digital badges to students who demonstrate mastery in the critical skills outlined in first-year writing courses.

The Great Adaptive Learning Experiment

Higher ed institutions around the globe are exploring the potential of adaptive technology to revolutionize the way students learn.



The Intersection of Learning Analytics and Openness

As institutions put more stock in learning analytics, campus technology leaders explore how a culture of openness could make the difference between success or failure for the rising technology.

6 Ways to Boost Cybersecurity on Campus

While data breaches, phishing schemes, malware and other security challenges pummel campus IT teams, bad user behavior can make the problems much worse. Here's how one university tackles cybersecurity awareness without breaking the bank.

The New CIO: David Crain

5 higher ed chief information officers discuss their changing role on campus.

Universities See Regional Broadband as Critical to Success

Universities See Regional Broadband as Critical to Success

Forward-looking institutions are investing in broadband infrastructure both for themselves and for the regions they serve.

Powering Student Success with Systemwide Data

Now that most of the institutions in the University System of Georgia are tapped into a centralized LMS, the state system is ready to put that data to work with predictive analytics.