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How Schools Can Protect Themselves From the Most Dangerous Cybersecurity Threats

Josh Sosnin, Chief Information Security Officer for higher education technology provider Ellucian, shares his on-the-ground perspective about the top cybersecurity threats facing schools today.

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Papers, Post-its, and Pedometers: Why Modernization Is About More than Just Technology

Getting the most out of IT investments requires corresponding changes in how things are done. Too often, that half of the equation is overlooked – and modernization becomes a zero-sum game.

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Today’s CIOs build and maintain solid business relationships

The CIO at the University of the District of Columbia shares why trust and communication are critical to the success of today’s higher ed CIOs.

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Meeting workforce needs through shared technology

CSCU improves efficiency and speeds time to graduation by implementing shared technology to change the service delivery paradigm.

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How do students feel about the registration process?

College students share their experiences with their school’s class registration process and procedures for identifying course prerequisites.

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How do students learn what courses transfer?

Two students discuss how advisors at their two-year institutions supported their transfer process and how they determined which courses were eligible for credit.

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Multi-Factor Authentication: Your Belt-and-Suspenders Approach

How can institutions lessen the impact of compromised passwords? By implementing multi-factor authentication. Learn more. 

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Cultivating women donors: How to appeal to this critical demographic

Learn the common myths about women in philanthropy and what motivates their giving.

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What do students discuss with their advisors?

Hear students speak candidly about how many times they spoke with an advisor in the past year, what they talked about, and what help the wished they received.