Illinois launches STEM website to improve education access
A new website showcases STEM resources like career-development events, virtual summer camps and learning centers at local universities or community colleges.
For pandemic recovery, STIR Labs to match universities with state and local agencies
A new program launched by the civic tech company CityInnovate, called STIR Labs, seeks to match state and local government agencies with nearby universities that can help solve upcoming challenges, such as economic recovery.
For stopout students, Texas State pins hopes on new data-fueled partnership
For extra help finding and coaching stopout students through graduation, Texas State University has announced a new partnership with ReUp Education.
U. Arizona acquires online university to better serve nontraditional students
The University Of Arizona has acquired the fully online Ashford University and its technical infrastructure to expand its online platform.
Why Georgia State's new cybersecurity workforce program is different
Cybersecurity degree programs and workforce initiatives are sprouting up around academia, but organizers of a new Georgia State University mentorship program say its focus on evidence-based research is unique.
DOD working to expand telework to support classified information
The DOD wants its teleworking platform to handle classified information as it looks to keep remote work a reality for the long-term.
GSA introduces on-demand IT Acquisition University
The program offers on-demand training content conducted by IT and acquisition experts in the agency's Information Technology Category.
Rural community colleges get a shot at new learning programs
The nonprofit Education Design Lab will partner with five community colleges to implement new pathways to postsecondary education for students in rural communities.
Digital playbooks offer governments pandemic relief strategies
The data management company BrightHive developed two guides to help governments improve the digital components of their COVID-19 responses.
Community colleges team up with governors to reskill workers during pandemic
After widespread job loss during the pandemic, the Reskilling and Recovery Network aims to provide workers with programs and resources to reenter the workforce.