SSB Acquires Affinaquest to Deliver Transformative Advancement Software Solution for Higher Education
The data management and analytics company SSB announced its recent acquisition of Affinaquest, the higher education advancement software provider on the Salesforce platform. Developed by a team of CRM and advancement-specific experts, Affinaquest offers advancement functionalities such as management of prospects, memberships, campaigns, gift processing, biographical and demographic contact data, and reporting and dashboards.
“With the acquisition of Affinaquest, SSB now offers the most comprehensive suite of software solutions on the market to power the fundraising operations of higher education and nonprofit organizations,” explains Mike Banville, CEO of SSB. “We are committed to driving innovative solutions that further our clients’ missions while also forming deep and lasting relationships with key constituents and donors.”
Source: Cision PR Web
ERP-BI/SIS/Financial Aid – Spartanburg Methodist College
Spartanburg Methodist College to Modernize Technology Operations with Ellucian
It was announced that Spartanburg Methodist College will modernize its technology operations using Ellucian cloud solutions.
“Following several years of record enrollment numbers, we needed a modern and robust ERP solution that would offer a great user experience and future-proofed flexibility to support our continued growth,” said Trey Arrington, Vice President for Operations, Information Technology, Spartanburg Methodist College.
Ellucian Colleague was chosen for its comprehensive ERP system including Student and Financial Aid solutions, Ellucian Analytics and Ellucian Intelligent Learning Platform as well as Ellucian Experience, a new user experience platform, linking people, processes and applications through a personalized dashboard.
Source: Yahoo! Finance
Learning Management System – The NorthCap University
The North Cap University partners with Canvas, part of the Instructure Learning Platform
Canvas Instructure has entered into an alliance with The North Cap University (NCU), helping the university ramp up its commitment towards digital transformation and blended learning. As Canvas delivers its extensible learning ecosystem, NCU will be able to extend and improve the learning experience for its teachers, students and administrators.
Chosen for its unique features, its 24×7 technical support, its Studio video platform, and its dedicated customer success and collaboration tools., Canvas will allow flexible, effective and customized blended learning at NCU. “It will help fulfil our goal of providing a future-centric education system with a global reach, accessed by students from their safe local environment”, said Pankaj Srivastava, Chief Technology Officer at The NorthCap University.
Source: Higher Education Digest
Online Program Management – Lynn University
Lynn University Collaborates with Kaplan to Expand Online Degree Programs and Adult Learner Reach
Lynn University is working with Kaplan, Inc. to create new online undergraduate degree programs beginning Fall 2021. Kaplan’s technological enablement and analytics will allow Lynn to build on its mission to provide an innovative, global and personalized education while leveraging technology and strategic opportunities.
“Kaplan has the proven ability to provide the online services necessary to help us achieve the educational goals for our growing student population,” said Lynn President Kevin M. Ross.
Source: Cision PR Newswire
Textbooks – SUNY Canton
SUNY Canton Partners with eCampus.com Online Bookstores to Offer Students a Wide Variety of Textbooks at Competitive Prices
The State University of New York College of Technology at Canton recently selected eCampus.com to deliver a full-service online bookstore solution to its students.
SUNY Canton chose eCampusl.com to help students obtain course materials at a significantly reduced cost, while also providing a variety of textbook options for students, allowing them to easily order textbooks online through eCampus.com’s cohesive platform with flexible delivery options. The eCampus.com Online Bookstore will also serve faculty through a platform that allows for simplified research and selection of course materials while offering them customized reporting, research titles, and price comparisons.
Source: Digital Journal