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SDSC's Neuroscience Gateway Portal Adds REST Programmatic Access for Researchers

The Neuroscience Gateway portal, led by researchers at the San Diego Supercomputer Center at the University of California, San Diego, has received funding to add new programmatic access to high-performance computing resources for the computational neuroscience community.

ASU Adopts Cloud Service to Make Low-Cost Course Materials Available to Students

Arizona State University has signed a three-year agreement with ProQuest SIPX, which will supply a self-service, cloud-based interface that allows instructors to set up course readings using all available library and open source materials.

Seattle U Holds Social Justice Hackathon

Seattle University School of Law is hosting its first Social Justice Hackathon, a two-day event bringing together law students, lawyers and developers to create software applications designed to improve access to legal service.

Rural Oklahoma Students Get Access to College through Distance Learning

High school students in rural Oklahoma schools can now earn college credits prior to graduation without commuting long distances or being limited to online-only courses.

Xavier Project To Help Students and Staff Make Healthier Choices

Xavier University is adding the option for its campus community to gain an education in a healthy lifestyle

Flipped Classes Continue Evolving at Stanford and Harvard

Instructors at two universities on opposite sides of the country, both with extensive experience in flipped learning, are continuing to tweak the model, according to articles recently published in their respective student newspapers

Campus Management Adds Features to CampusNexus Suite

Enterprise software provider Campus Management today released improvements to its CampusNexus suite, adding features to its CampusNexus Finance, HR & Payroll, CampusNexus CRM and CampusNexus Student products.

UC Davis' Debuts K-12 Robotics and Computing Resources

K-12 STEM teachers now have a new, free resource to help their students learn math, coding and robotics

California State University System Makes E-Portfolios Available to All Students and Alumni

The California State University (CSU) System has signed a three year agreement to provide students and alumni from all 23 campuses with access to electronic portfolios.

Cal State U Offers E-Portfolios to Students, Alumni

The California State University system is making e-portfolios available to all 460,000 students and 3 million alumni from all 23 of its campuses.