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Professor starts eText company to electrify textbook field

Professor starts eText company to electrify textbook field

M. Ryan Haley, a University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh economics professor, has started a company he hopes will undercut the academic textbook publishing industry and help college students save a lot of…

Skepticism of Facebook Student Groups grows on college campuses

Skepticism of Facebook Student Groups grows on college campuses

To understand why Facebook’s unveiling of Student Groups didn’t send higher education technologists into a tizzy, it might be helpful to examine the case of Oberlin College in Ohio, where…

Senator seeks a ‘Carfax for college education’ to better inform students

Senator seeks a ‘Carfax for college education’ to better inform students

U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden is pushing fellow lawmakers to pass legislation that would create the nation's first comprehensive online database for prospective college students who aren't quite sure which campus…

Facebook returns to its roots with Groups for Schools

Facebook returns to its roots with Groups for Schools

Facebook has a peace offering for every college student who resents the social media giant for opening the site to their parents: new pages known as Student Groups that will…

Research: Spread of smart phones leads to rampant cheating

Research: Spread of smart phones leads to rampant cheating

Higher education soon will absorb a generation of high school students who frequently use smart phones to store cheat sheets, share test answers with classmates, and scroll through Google search…

Nursing students can learn in a virtual world at UTA

Nursing students can learn in a virtual world at UTA

In the virtual world, nurses in training from Texas, New York and Denmark can practice alongside other emergency personnel before an anthrax attack, pandemic or tornado grabs headlines.…

Experts push gaming as a ‘serious’ element of higher education

Experts push gaming as a ‘serious’ element of higher education

Campus technology leaders say “game” isn’t the four-letter word it once was in the Ivory Tower, thanks to a new crop of instructors willing to make games a centerpiece of…

Calif. college votes to delay disputed 2-tier fees

Calif. college votes to delay disputed 2-tier fees

Trustees at a Southern California community college reversed course April 5 on a plan to provide classes using a two-tiered fee scale, voting to cancel a summer pilot program after…

States struggle with appropriate cyber bullying laws

States struggle with appropriate cyber bullying laws

With awareness of the dangers of cyber bullying on the rise, many states are working to revise their laws on harassment to bring them in line with the digital era.…

Google creates a spectacle with ‘smart glasses’ project

Google creates a spectacle with ‘smart glasses’ project

If you think it’s hard to keep students’ attention in class now, just wait until everyone starts wearing Google’s futuristic, internet-connected glasses.…

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