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Cornell U Library To Create Custom Book-Selection System

The Cornell University Library is teaming up with a private partner to create a book-selection system designed to combine metadata from multiple sources in a streamlined interface.

Eastern Kentucky U Launches Online Criminal Justice Master's Program

For the first time, the university will offer students the opportunity to earn a master’s degree in justice, policy and leadership online.

Barry U Adopts Anti-Cyber Attack Measures

Vectra Networks has been signed by the university in Miami to protect its data and networks against the threat of cyber attacks.

Google Reveals Nexus 6P, 5X with Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Google Tuesday formally revealed the long-rumored successors in its Nexus line of smart phones — the 5.7-inch, quad-HD Nexus 6P and the 5.2-inch Nexus 5X.

Warren Wilson College Deploys App for Emergency Response

Emergency response teams at Warren Wilson College can now access step-by-step crisis instructions via mobile app.

Texas A&M University Launches 48-Hour Game Jam

The Learning Interactive Visualization Experience Lab at Texas A&M University's Department of Visualization is hosting its second annual 48-hour video game building competition, or "game jam."

Online Hub Feeds Biology Faculty Resources to Help Students Learn

A big phase is done in a cross-institutional project to bring math and biology experts together for interdisciplinary teaching.

College Abacus Unveils College Search Tool for Low-Income Students

College Abacus has launched a new tool, Pell Abacus, designed to help streamline the college search for low-income students likely to be eligible for Pell Grants.

SUNY Expands ResNet Partnership

Four more State University of New York schools have adopted a residential network service already in place at 17 other SUNY schools.

Penn State Opens Invention Studio

Pennsylvania State University is opening a new exploration lab designed to foster student creativity and inventiveness.