News Update
Breaking Stories in Higher Ed 10/17/2017


  • The Impact of Binging on Education Content

    Binge-watching leads to poorer sleep, less family time in front of the TV and even less enjoyment of the content. But at the same time could it also generate better learning outcomes and higher completion rates?

  • Call for Entries: 2018 Campus Technology Impact Awards

    The Campus Technology Impact Awards will honor exemplary colleges and universities that are making an extraordinary impact with technology on campus, doing important work in the service of teaching, learning, administration and operations.

  • Campuses Dabble with Smart — and Personal — Vending Machines

    Vending machines on campus have grown beyond sodas, water and candy bars. The University of California Davis long ago introduced a testing-material vending machine that provides blue books, scantrons, highlighters and pencils for students on the run.


  • Report: Global PC Decline Stabilizes

    The traditional PC market (which includes notebooks, desktops and workstations) in the United States saw shipments of 16.6 million units, with notebook sales dropping noticeably and desktops outperforming forecasts.

  • Cengage Launches OER Product

    Cengage today introduced OpenNow, a digital content platform for general education courses based on curriculum-aligned open educational resources.


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