News Update
Breaking Stories in Higher Ed


  • Educators Pushing Data Collection Take Science Prizes

    Along with two middle school teachers and four high school teachers, one college teacher will be recognized later this week as a recipient of the 2013 Vernier/National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) awards during the annual NSTA conference. Each winner receives $1,000 in cash, $3,000 in Vernier products, and up to $1,500 to attend the conference, which is being held this year in San Antonio.

  • Enterprise IT Security Capabilities Begin Slow Shift to the Cloud

    Identity management, vulnerability assessment, and other forms of enterprise IT security technologies are slowly moving to the cloud. According to a report released this week, just about 10 percent of all enterprise security product features will be delivered via the cloud.

  • Georgetown U Launches Student-Driven Solar Energy Project

    Georgetown University student solar initiative "Solar Street" has partnered the university with SolarCity to install 75 solar panels atop six university-owned townhouses on the Washington D.C. campus.

  • Parchment Launches Transcript Exchange Platform

    Parchment has released an upgraded platform designed to make sending and receiving secure academic transcripts between students and institutions an easier and more efficient process.


Professional Resources

  • Temple U. Uses 5-point Plan to Protect Campus Network
    Sponsored by: Symantec
    Campus Technology outlines a 5-point plan for creating a secure campus network, within your existing environment, that enables you to meet the academic needs of your students and faculty. See how Temple U. put it into action achieved success!

  • A New Era...The Latest Technologies
    Sponsored by: Dell Resource Center
    Learn how the greatest interactive blended-learning begins with the latest innovative technologies in education…