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App revolutionizes digital credentials, wins higher ed industry award

Digital platform pioneer Credly, in partnership with Lumina Foundation, the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) and the American Council on Education (ACE), announced today the winner of a special ideation challenge aimed at generating breakthrough ideas to help bridge the skills gap for education and industry association leaders. The post App revolutionizes digital credentials, wins higher ed industry award appeared first on eCampus News.
Published on March 27, 2017 By eCampus News Staff
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What will learning look like in 2025?

Dawn breaks on a gorgeous morning in summer 2025. Peter has been waiting for this for months. It's New Student Orientation Day at My University, Peter's customized version of four formerly separate independent colleges that functionally merged several years earlier. He readies himself quickly and by 8:30 a.m. carefully opens the box he recently received from Student Life. He takes out the virtual reality (VR) visor, adjusts it, and touches
Published on March 27, 2017 By Contributor
16 hours ago

U of Florida to Open IoT Institute for Future Engineers

The Warren B. Nelms Institute for the Connected World will facilitate collaboration between resident expert research faculty in the Florida Institute for Cybersecurity Research and industry professionals in the IoT space.
Published on March 24, 2017
3 days ago

AI Market to Grow 47.5% Over Next Four Years

The artificial intelligence (AI) market in the United States education sector is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 47.5 percent during the period 2017-2021, according to a new report by market research firm Research and Markets.
Published on March 24, 2017
3 days ago

Howard University to Open Campus at Googleplex

A new campus at Google's corporate headquarters in Mountain View, CA expands its partnership with Howard University, a historically black college in Washington, D.C. The “Howard West" campus will enable juniors and seniors in Howard’s computer science (CS) program to stay three months at a time at Google to learn from Howard and Google CS experts.
Published on March 24, 2017
3 days ago

6 growing trends taking over academic libraries

Spreading digital fluency is now a core responsibility of academic libraries, and Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Things (IoT) are poised to amplify the utility and reach of library services like never before. These are just two of the revelations part of the New Media Consortium’s (NMC) University of Applied Sciences (HTW) Chur, Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB), ETH Library, and the Association of College & Research Libraries’ (ACRL) Annual Horizon
Published on March 24, 2017 By Meris Stansbury
4 days ago

College students and faculty swipe to stay mindful

The University of Texas at Austin launches a higher ed app that promotes well-beingAuthor: Stefanie BotelhoA well-being app encourages students at The University of Texas at Austin to stay in the moment—via the device that often takes them out of it: their phone.
Published on March 24, 2017 By Steven Wyman-Blackburn
4 days ago

Charter Communications Joins with Harlem Fund to Open Spectrum Learning Lab

Charter Communications is joining with the Harlem Educational Activities Fund (HAEF) to open a Spectrum Learning Lab at HEAF’s main program site, located at 2090 Seventh Ave. in Manhattan.
Published on March 23, 2017
4 days ago

Adaptive OER Series Teaches Science Through Space Exploration

Arizona State University has created a free series of digital lessons, simulations and virtual field trips on space exploration.
Published on March 23, 2017
4 days ago

Arizona State U Launches Open, Adaptive Lessons on Space Exploration

Arizona State University has created a free series of digital lessons, simulations and virtual field trips designed to teach science through space exploration.
Published on March 23, 2017
4 days ago
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