Campus Technology Articles

Gaming Computers and 2-in-1 Devices on the Rise as Overall Computing Market Slides
Posted on Thursday June 13, 2019

While traditional personal computers and tablets are continuing to lose their luster worldwide, other types of computing devices are holding strong.

Capella University Opens Brick-and-Mortar Campus Center
Posted on Thursday June 13, 2019

Online institution Capella University is opening its first brick-and-mortar Campus Center.

UC System, Carnegie Mellon Pilot Tool for Sharing Research Methods
Posted on Thursday June 13, 2019

The University of California system and Carnegie Mellon University are both piloting the use of a platform called protocols.io in an effort to bring down a major barrier to reproducible research: the creation and sharing of detailed methods in published articles.

Epson Debuts Interactive Laser Projectors for Classrooms
Posted on Thursday June 13, 2019

Epson has unveiled two new ultra-short-throw models in its BrightLink line of projectors, both using a “virtually maintenance-free” laser light source.

Developing Better Interventions for At-Risk Students
Posted on Thursday June 13, 2019

A million-dollar grant is helping John Carroll University fine-tune a targeted intervention and early alert system that helps boost student learning and retention.

AWS Educate Adds New Badges
Posted on Wednesday June 12, 2019

Amazon Web Services is releasing three new badges focused on robotics, augmented reality and machine learning.

Data Sciences, Business and Soft Skills Are Top Needs for Workforce Reskilling   
Posted on Tuesday June 11, 2019

A new survey from learning platform edX has identified two major skill areas where respondents reported feeling a lack of proficiency in their jobs: data sciences, and business and soft skills.

George Mason Partners with AWS for Cloud Computing Degree
Posted on Tuesday June 11, 2019

A new cloud computing degree program will enable students from Northern Virginia Community College to extend their learning opportunities beyond an associate degree to a bachelor's degree at George Mason University.

Server Market Contracts, While Increased Price Points Drive Revenues Upward
Posted on Tuesday June 11, 2019

The server market contracted in terms of volume in the first quarter of 2019, while revenues increased compared to the same period a year ago.

Survey: 1 in 4 Students Say There's Not Enough Technology in the Classroom
Posted on Tuesday June 11, 2019

In a recent survey conducted by Barnes & Noble College, 23 percent of college students said classroom technology use at their school is insufficient.

Cal Poly Launches Satellite Data Initiative
Posted on Monday June 10, 2019

Cal Poly is working with Amazon Web Services to harness data from Low Earth Orbit satellites through the Satellite Data Solutions Initiative.

Turnitin Adds Open Access Research to Text Misuse Checking
Posted on Monday June 10, 2019

Plagiarism checker Turnitin has added the contents of the "world's largest collection of open access research papers" to its text checking.

Are We There Yet? Impactful Technologies and The Power to Influence Change
Posted on Monday June 10, 2019

How often do you hear comments like "We're just not there yet…" or "This is a technology that is just too slow to adoption…"? CT talks with veteran education technology leader Ellen Wagner, to ask for her perspectives on the adoption of impactful technologies — in particular the factors in our leadership and development communities that have the power to influence change.

Upcoming Events, Webinars & Calls for Papers (Week of June 10, 2019)
Posted on Monday June 10, 2019

Upcoming events include STEAM Week 2019, Learning Summit 2019, and the 2019 A.A.E.E.B.L. Annual Meeting.

U Hawaii Mentoring Program Aims to Boost Women in STEM Fields
Posted on Thursday June 06, 2019

A modest program at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa is doing its part to boost the numbers of women who study for and enter STEM fields.