IT Trends
An Electronic Newsletter for IT Professionals in Higher Ed


  • Big Data

    In the first installment of a two-part series, CT explains what Big Data is and its potential for improving student learning and success.

  • Setting Storage Standards for Digital Media

    Stanford University's Julie Sweetkind-Singer discusses the importance and impact of long-term geospatial data storage.

An iPad for Your Thoughts

Is there an IT issue in higher education that isn’t receiving the attention it deserves? Tell us about it and you could win a free iPad 2, courtesy of Adobe. To be eligible, submit your compelling story idea to by Dec. 15, using the subject line “iPad Please.” Campus Technology will award the iPad 2 to the entrant with the best concept and then cover the topic in a future issue. So, what’s on your mind?


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Professional Resources

  • Utilizing Predictive Analytics to Improve Student Outcomes
    Sponsored by: LoudCloud
    Join us to hear Grand Canyon University discuss the impact of predictive analytics on student learning, instructional improvement, and program management.

  • Trending Now: Moving Away from Instructor-Based Learning
    Sponsored by: Verizon
    A growing number of institutions are moving away from the traditional instructor-focused teaching model to a new student-centric approach that favors a more personalized, collaborative, anytime-anywhere—from any device—learning experience. As these colleges and universities move forward, what technologies and policies should they have in place to support their academic needs?

  • Next-Gen Portal Transforms Two Institutions
    Sponsored by: Campus Management
    Join representatives from Herzing Educational System and City College, Inc., for a real-world look at innovation in action. See how to take your web presence and functionality to the next level during a live demonstration with peer institutions.