Campus Technology October 2010

October 2010

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Web 2.0

The Super-Secret, Never-Before-Revealed Guide to Web 2.0 in the Classroom

8 easy steps to put even your most reluctant faculty on the pathway to social media mastery.

By Dian Schaffhauser



Business Intelligence

Managing Talent: HCM and Higher Education

Human capital management has been slow to catch on at academic universities. But the economic downturn and the need to keep high-performing employees may be changing all that.

By Rama Ramaswami


Green Technology

IT and the Campus Carbon Footprint

The Presidents' Climate Commitment is not exactly on track at many institutions, but IT departments' efforts are galvanizing campuses toward longer-term carbon-neutral goals.

By Dian Schaffhauser

Community Colleges

Student Retention and the Data Dilemma

Single-source vendor relationships can hamper an institution's ability to collect the kind of business intelligence it needs to track student retention. But it's not always possible to go the third-party route.




Educating a New Labor Force

It’s going to take a new kind of commitment to meet the demands of the future.

By Geoffrey H. Fletcher