Anthology Expands Advancement and Alumni Engagement Capabilities with Strategic Acquisition of xRM Software
Following the strategic combination of Campus Management, Campus Labs, and iModules, Anthology announced its first acquisition, that of xRM.com which is in line with its vision to revolutionize the higher education community.
xRM’s Foundation and Matching solutions are designed to help fundraisers be more effective and efficient while integrating with an institution’s donation management system. “Leveraging the common foundation of Microsoft platforms across all solutions enables Anthology to offer a streamlined, powerful breadth of integrated capabilities to the marketplace and break down data silos within an institution,” says J.D. White, Chief Product Officer, Anthology.
Conferencing – Manor College
Manor College Launches Academic Video Platform to Enable a More Seamless, Engaging Learning Experience for Students
Manor College, a degree-granting institution outside of Philadelphia, announced a partnership with the video platform Echo360. Through this partnership, students at Manor College will be able to engage more deeply and actively with their course material as professors easily record, stream, and share their course material. Additionally, professors may use the platform’s analytics to identify students who are struggling and proactively seek to help them.
Source: Cision PR Newswire
Learning Management System & more – Alabama Community College System
Alabama Community College System Expands Its Partnership With Blackboard to Improve Student Outcomes
Alabama Community College System (ACCS) is migrating all of its colleges to the Blackboard cloud. ACCS will not only update to Blackboard Learn Ultra but will also be integrating Blackboard’s holistic EdTech ecosystem including analytics, virtual classroom, accessibility, IT help desk, retention coaching and professional development software and solutions.
ACCS selected Blackboard for its comprehensive ecosystem of solutions; the only EdTech company that is uniquely positioned to provide a fully integrated cloud EdTech ecosystem. Students and faculty will have access to a consistent course experience, a modern mobile experience, and enhanced services at every college.
Online Program Management – University of Ottawa
University of Ottawa Partners with Keypath Education to Offer a Master of Engineering Management for Professionals
The University of Ottawa has partnered with Keypath to offer an online Master of Engineering Management program to support working professionals. With a vision to navigate a rapidly evolving world, the university will thus support lifelong learning by training current engineers who aspire to be project leaders in an interactive, flexible, and modular online learning experience.
Retention Management – Kentucky State
Kentucky State Adopts InScribe for Learning Support
Kentucky State University will be using InScribe to help its community stay connected while working remotely. This new learning support platform will allow the students, professors, and staff to set up discussion forum-like networks in order to help disseminate and gather information, all in a searchable “knowledge repository”.
“InScribe gives our students a network of support that they can rely on and it enhances our ability to communicate and interact with them […],” said M. Christopher Brown II, president of the university.
Source: Campus Technology