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Campus Technology News Update: Breaking Stories in Higher Ed

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Apple Jumps into Gen AI Race with 'Apple Intelligence,' ChatGPT Integration (06/13/24)

1EdTech Appoints Curtiss Barnes as CEO (06/11/24)

AI Skills Boost Wages for Some, Redefine In-Demand Occupations (06/06/24)

Western Governors University Provides AI Writing Assistance to All Students and Faculty (06/04/24)

Instructure, Internet2 Launch New Data Governance Advisory Council (05/30/24)

Penn State Joins AI Accelerator Program (05/28/24)

NIST Launches Generative AI Testing Program (05/24/24)

Google Announces a Host of AI Updates (05/20/24)

OpenAI Rolls Out Next Evolution of ChatGPT, Able to Accept or Output Any Combination of Text, Audio, or Image (05/16/24)

ASU Awarded $3.75 Million to Advance Generative AI in Flexible Learning On the Go (05/14/24)

Turnitin: More than Half of Students Continue to Use AI to Write Papers (05/09/24)

Amazon Rolls Out 'Q' Enterprise AI Assistant (05/07/24)

Data Literacy, AI Democratization Top Trends in Data & AI/Analytics for 2024 (04/30/24)

Industry Leading Academia in AI Research (04/25/24)

Coursera Co-founder Andrew Ng Joins Amazon Board of Directors (04/23/24)

OpenAI Testing AI-Generated Voice Mimicry in Limited Private Preview (04/18/24)

Global Digital Education Council Established (04/16/24)

Top Actions to Achieve a Future of Unified Data Models in Higher Ed (04/11/24)

AWS Plans to Lay Off Hundreds of Tech, Sales, and Marketing Staff (04/09/24)

U.S. and U.K. to Collaborate on AI Safety Testing Frameworks (04/04/24)

Report: AI/ML Tool Usage Skyrockets Across Industry Sectors (04/02/24)

Pace University to Launch New AI Lab (03/28/24)

Cisco Acquires Splunk, Promotes AI Focus (03/26/24)

New Microsoft Education Updates Focus on AI and Security (03/21/24)

Admissions Trends to Watch: Past Challenges, Future Priorities (03/19/24)

Pearson Expanding Generative AI Study Tools to More Pearson+ E-Textbooks (03/14/24)

Partnership Adds Videos and Podcasts to OpenStax Resources (03/12/24)

Ithaka S+R Launching New Universal Credit Explorer Website (03/07/24)

NIST Cybersecurity Framework Gets First Refresh (03/05/24)

Researchers Identify 'Smishing' Attack that Uses AWS SNS (02/29/24)

16-State Commission on Artificial Intelligence and Education Established (02/27/24)

Survey Suggests Higher Ed Institutions Are Not Ready for Generative AI (02/22/24)

ChatGPT Piloting Selective 'Memory' Feature (02/20/24)

University at Albany to Install First IBM Prototype AI Hardware in the World on a Higher Education Campus (02/15/24)

Google Renames Bard, Introduces Tiered Models and Pricing (02/13/24)

Burnout, Excessive Workloads Plague Teaching and Learning Workforce in Higher Ed (02/08/24)

Survey: 59% of AI Early Adopters Accelerating Its Use, But 40% Lag Behind (02/06/24)

Anthology Offers Framework for AI Policy and Implementation (02/01/24)

Georgia State U and Partner Schools to Study AI Chatbots and Student Outcomes (01/30/24)

Microsoft Expands Access to Copilot, Announces Education AI Enhancements (01/25/24)

15 Ed Tech Startups Selected for AWS Education Accelerator Program (01/23/24)

Arizona State University Partners with OpenAI to Explore Gen AI Potential in Education (01/18/24)

Microsoft, AFL-CIO Working to Shape AI's Role in Workforce (01/16/24)

Otermans Institute Debuts Nine-Lesson Course Using Only AI Digital Human Teachers (01/11/24)

Boise State Cybersecurity Institute Partners with Sophos to Expand Experiential Learning (01/09/24)

IBM and Meta Launch Global AI Alliance with Dozens of Partners and Collaborators (12/14/23)

University of California Deploys Full Canva Product Suite Across All Campuses (12/12/23)

Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Forms AI Security Incident Response Team (12/07/23)

Educause Survey Reveals Growing Dissatisfaction Among Higher Education Cybersecurity Professionals (12/05/23)

U.S. Students Slower Than Others Globally to Adopt Generative AI, Survey Reveals (11/30/23)

AAC&U Kicks Off Digital Equity Institute with 19 Higher Education Institution and Organization Members (11/28/23)

Turnitin Introduces iThenticate 2.0 and a New Similarity Report (11/21/23)

Glendale to Be the First Community College to Partner with Dreamscape Learn to Bring VR Learning to Campus (11/16/23)

University of Chicago Researchers Develop Technique to Poison Generative AI Image Scraping (11/14/23)

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Partners with SkillStorm to Train Tech Talent Across the Midwest (11/09/23)

IT Spending Forecasted to Top $5 Trillion in 2024 (11/02/23)

Minority-Serving National University to Offer Google Certificate Program for Both Undergraduates and Graduate Students (10/31/23)

AI Predictive Model Partnership Dramatically Raises CUNY Graduation Rate (10/26/23)

Malware Down Slightly as Double-Extortion Attacks Increase (10/24/23)

University of Phoenix Releases Generative AI Philosophy and Academic Guidance (10/19/23)

Achieving the Dream: 8 Equity Principles for Community Colleges (10/17/23)

IBM Commits to Train 2 Million AI Learners for Free by 2026 (10/12/23)

The Campus Computing Project Founder to Launch New Study on AI, Virtual Classrooms (10/10/23)

Montana 'Year to Career' Initiative to Create Microcredential Job Pathways (10/05/23)

New Educause Horizon Report Identifies Tech Impacting Student Experience (10/03/23)

Pew Research: Americans Feel More Concerned Than Excited About AI (09/28/23)

Learning Analytics and the Future of Change in the Classroom (09/26/23)

Microsoft Announces New Generative AI Copyright Commitment (09/21/23)

Survey: College Students Both Excited and Concerned about AI Tools (09/19/23)

OpenAI Releases Educators' Guide for Teaching With AI (09/14/23)

OpenStax to Release Free Online Organic Chemistry Textbook, Instructional Materials (09/12/23)

1EdTech to Host European Higher Education Interoperability Workgroup (09/07/23)

CAPTRS, Institute for Experiential AI to Develop Human/AI Collaboration for Global Pandemic Response (09/05/23)

OpenAI Intros ChatGPT for Enterprises (08/31/23)

$375M Added to State, Local Cyber Grant Program, Deadline to Apply is Oct. 6 (08/29/23)

WCET Survey Finds Slow AI Adoption at Colleges and Universities (08/24/23)

Quizlet Report Suggests Teachers Are Better Champions of AI Than Students (08/22/23)

Report: CIOs Moving Decisively to Adopt Generative AI (08/17/23)

Generative AI Is a Top Emerging Risk for Enterprises (08/15/23)

GrammarlyGO to Add New Features to Help Students Use AI Responsibly (08/10/23)

Frontier Model Forum to Address Safe, Responsible AI Development (08/08/23)

Anthology Introduces AI-Enabled Course Building and Student Success Features in Blackboard Learn (08/03/23)

Report Finds Microcredentials Poorly Understood or Utilized by American Workers But Critical for Professional Development (08/01/23)

FCC Proposes Voluntary Cybersecurity Labeling Program for Smart Devices (07/27/23)

Turnitin AI Detection Rates: 3.3% of 65M Papers Reviewed Were Flagged as Majority AI Writing (07/25/23)

Cypher Learning Introduces AI-Powered Copilot for Gamified Course Creation (07/20/23)

No. 1 Faculty Concern: Preventing Student Cheating Via AI (07/18/23)

Report: IoT Malware Jumps 700% (07/13/23)

The Mechanics of Digital Transformation at National University (07/11/23)

U Kentucky Establishes Committee to Explore and Make Recommendations on AI (07/06/23)

Snowflake Launches Government & Education Data Cloud (06/29/23)

More IHEs Paid Ransoms in 2022, Even as Average Recovery Cost Fell (06/27/23)

Campus Technology: News Update: Duke Adopts Canvas LMS, Credentials, and More to Power Lifelong Learning (06/22/23)

Campus Technology: News Update: New Educause Resource Offers Multimodal Learning Strategies (06/20/23)

USC Viterbi School of Engineering Issues First On Chain Digital Credential (06/15/23)

Hallo Launches New Career Coaching and Jobs Platform with GPT-4 Coach Boris (06/13/23)

The Dark Side of ChatGPT: 6 Generative AI Risks to Watch (06/08/23)

Institutions Must Plan for AI to Go Mainstream, Says 2023 Educause Horizon Report (06/06/23)

Turnitin: Of 38M Submissions Since April 4, 3.5% Had At Least 80% AI-Written Text (06/01/23)

Digital Learning Challenge Winner Utilizes AI to Accelerate Learning Research (05/30/23)