NSA Recognizes Virginia Tech, U of Nebraska at Omaha for Security Education

Saturday, 27/May/2017 - at 5:00 AM

The National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security have named two new universities to join the National Centers of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education. The University of Nebraska Omaha and Virginia Tech are part of the cohort of universities dedicated to designing more interdisciplinary knowledge and hands-on technical skills in cyber operations. …

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Higher Ed Security Org Uses DNS Database to Track Criminal Action

Saturday, 27/May/2017 - at 1:30 AM

An organization that provides security services to the research and education community at large has gone public with its adoption of an historic DNS database service. Higher Ed Security Org Uses DNS Database to Track Criminal Action Source: Campus Technology

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Time to Redo NSF Research Centers in "Grand Challenge" Model

Saturday, 27/May/2017 - at 12:30 AM

Approaches introduced by the X-Prize and Google’s “grand challenges” have shown how “center-based” engineering research doesn’t have to be the only way big problems get solved. Time to Redo NSF Research Centers in “Grand Challenge” Model Source: Campus Technology

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New MIT Lab Intends to Deliver Education Innovation to the World

Saturday, 27/May/2017 - at 12:00 AM

To expand its mission of delivering education worldwide, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has launched a research, policy, pedagogy and practice lab that intends to uncover new ways of delivering education to learners in developing countries. The new “J-WEL” lab will emphasize reaching underserved populations such as women and girls, and displaced persons. New…

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Schoology LMS Adds Office 365 Integration

Friday, 26/May/2017 - at 7:30 AM

Schoology added Microsoft Office 365 integration, allowing individuals to use Microsoft Docs, Slides, Sheets, etc. without leaving the learning management system. Schoology LMS Adds Office 365 Integration Source: Campus Technology

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6 Keys to Working with Vendors in a Next-Gen Enterprise IT World

Thursday, 25/May/2017 - at 7:00 PM

As IT departments become “brokers” rather than single-service providers, vendor management skills are becoming paramount. Here’s how two institutions deal with contracts, vendor relationships and more. 6 Keys to Working with Vendors in a Next-Gen Enterprise IT World Source: Campus Technology

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MIT.nano to Hold Inaugural Research Symposium on Future of Sensor Technology

Thursday, 25/May/2017 - at 6:30 AM

Ubiquitous, unobtrusive sensing could offer more insight into the natural world and change the exploration of healthcare, energy, computing and other fields. To showcase current innovations focused on nano-enabled sensors and sensing systems research happening at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the university’s MIT.nano facility will be holding a research symposium, on campus and…

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Community College Leads OER Efforts at CUNY

Thursday, 25/May/2017 - at 2:54 AM

A community college in New York City has taken on the challenge of showing the rest of the City University of New York system how to percolate open educational resources throughout its courses. Community College Leads OER Efforts at CUNY Source: Campus Technology

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Community College Leads OER Efforts at CUNY

Thursday, 25/May/2017 - at 2:54 AM

A community college in New York City has taken on the challenge of showing the rest of the City University of New York system how to percolate open educational resources throughout its courses. Community College Leads OER Efforts at CUNY Source: Campus Technology

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