A research project undertaken at MIT and Singapore University of Technology and Design succeeded in developing 3D-printed structures that can be physically manipulated in extreme ways and then spring back to their original shapes seemingly on demand when heated to a particular temperature.
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth campus is extending its online and hybrid education offerings with the addition of new degree programs and certificates targeted at people who need to complete their degrees.
Tennessee's Carson-Newman University is one step closer to a paperless campus. The institution is rolling out Etrieve, Softdocs' enterprise content management, e-forms and process automation platform, in an effort to automate manual, paper-based processes and streamline operations in the financial aid, registrar, admissions and student accounts offices.
Seattle University is enhancing safety on campus with new software and devices to help identify incidents, shorten response times and document security events.
Yale University is moving its legacy video content onto a single software-based video platform produced by Panopto.
While two-thirds (64 percent) of higher education IT decision makers agreed that the data generated from their IT operations is "extremely" or "very" important to their missions, most of them (59 percent) lack visibility across their IT systems, according to a recent survey.
U.K.-based Collabco is now offering its myday app for higher education students in the United States.
Students across more than 300 colleges and universities are sharing study materials through StudySoup, a marketplace where students can buy and sell class notes, guides, flashcards and more.
Students and alumni throughout the University System of Georgia have access to Portfolium’s digital portfolio tools and professional network.