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Feds Call for Comments on 'Safe Student Account Scorecard'

The University of California is already on board with the proposal, aimed at identifying "good financial practices and [shining] light on practices and services that financially harm students."

ViewSonic Launches Projector Series with Multiple 'Smart' Features

ViewSonic introduces its new LightStream series of "smart" projectors.

U San Diego Tightens Access to Privileged Passwords

The University of San Diego has gone public with its adoption of a service that standardizes how it protects "privileged" passwords — those used by members of the IT organization, for example, in network administration operations.

Demographic Trends: Flow of International Students Growing from East to West

Five countries host nearly half of students heading to another country for their education, and, according to a new analysis, students from just three countries make up more than half of the population of those studying abroad.



Lane College Implements Unified ERP System

Lane College in Jackson, TN has implemented a new enterprise resource planning system to help automate processes and improve registration and admissions services.

Casio Launches New Lampless Projector

Casio has introduced a new lampless projector it says will reduce the cost of use to educators.

Educause Names New President and CEO

Educause has named John O'Brien as its next president and CEO, beginning June 1. O'Brien succeeds Diana Oblinger, who is retiring in May after leading the higher education technology association for 10 years (first as a vice president, then as president).

Smart Technologies Intros Notebook Activity Builder, Concept Mapping

This spring, Smart Technologies is releasing Smart Notebook 2015, the latest version of its collaborative learning software.

Selection of mobile devices illustrating one of the top 10 technologies for education in the article Strategic Tech List for 2015: Mobile and Data Analytics Dominate

Strategic Tech List for 2015: Mobile and Data Analytics Dominate

Mobile dominates the strategic technologies that higher education is paying attention to and likely to invest in for 2015.

Smart Technologies Unveils Larger Digital Capture Board

Smart Technologies is introducing Smart kapp 84, a new digital capture board with roughly triple the surface area of the first-generation Smart kapp 42.