The COVID-19 pandemic impacted many businesses and organizations and for the University of Rhode Island (URI), it led to some changes. “Everyone was realizing that we needed displays and the ability to have hybrid meetings,” says Jeffrey Levesque, lead information technologist at URI. In addition to the pandemic, URI also decided to obtain new projectors […]
The University at Buffalo (UB), one of the largest and most comprehensive universities in New York state was looking for a solution to enhance its classroom and campus dining display technology. The research institution draws 32,000 students annually with a wide variety of sought-after programs for medicine, pharmacy and law. The University’ chose Radiance LED […]
Maryville University, located in St. Louis, Missouri, was founded in 1872 and is one of the oldest private institutions in the Midwest. With a student population of 10,200, the student body is very diverse, coming from all 50 states and more than 58 countries. The university’s vision is to be the innovative leader in higher […]
Minneapolis, Minn.-based Carousel Digital Signage provided digital signage content delivery and management at the University of Connecticut (UConn). Recently, UConn upgraded its existing on-premise Carousel 7 system to Carousel Cloud. With this, it further simplified the creation, scheduling and management of messaging throughout its campus and regional locations. Brien Woodaman, AV technician and digital signage […]
With more than 13,000 students and receiving approximately 3,400 transfer students annually, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE) needed a way to transform its transfer evaluation process for quicker, more efficient transfer decisions. Handling the process manually, the institution’s staff previously needed a full 15 days to evaluate and apply each student’s incoming coursework. They sought […]
A consortium of colleges and universities has created the Next Leaders Fellowship program, a new initiative of two nonprofit professional associations designed to advance career opportunities for minorities in senior leadership IT departments in higher education. According to a news release from Bowdoin College—the lead sponsor of the Next Leaders Fellowship program (NLF), the program […]
To create better learning experiences, faculty should take a student-centered perspective when it comes to students’ digital self-efficacy.
AVI-SPL and Bose discuss hybrid learning technology and trends for higher education institutions in this episode of the Collaboration Space Podcast.
Every day, hackers scam students and administrators into giving up their private credentials, revealing sensitive information that can lead to violations under FERPA, or provide access to sensitive internal university systems in university phishing attacks. But phishing is more than an annoyance — it’s causing significant financial losses and privacy violations at college campuses around […]
It’s not surprising that higher education has been experiencing financial challenges during the pandemic, but this is only further evidence for the value of campus safety technologies. They will play a role in helping students and faculty feel more comfortable on campus, so it is valuable to examine which solutions have been adopted at education […]