Webinar: How UC ANR Uses Technology for CA’s Agriculture and Natural Resource Challenges

The UC Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR) has been connecting Californians to their university for over 100 years. Today ANR is finding new and innovative ways to extend UC’s reach to rural areas, to use the power…
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Webinar: IBM Watson – Transforming the Student Experience with Cognitive Computing

Universities in the digital age are focusing on improving the experience of their students – and providing them with personalized information to enhance their sense of community on campus and increase retention, academic performance, and employability. IBM and its cognitive…
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Growing the Next Gen of Higher Ed Leaders

There’s no better way to advance your professional skills than getting out there and showing leadership among peers. EDUCAUSE provides IT professionals great opportunities for speaking and sharing ideas with the larger higher ed community.

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 Our Cloud Story: How UC Santa Cruz Migrated to AWS 

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 By Charles McIntyre. Early in 2017, UC Santa Cruz went live with its first enterprise IT service in the cloud, the Identity Management (IDM) system. This was followed in rapid succession by other migrations to the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud: PeopleSoft Campus Solutions in…
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Hackathon Draws Fresh Ideas for Patient Engagement

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By Marissa Ventura. They came from across the country to dream up ideas, using technology, to improve patient engagement and their experience in today’s health-care system. Whether it involved crowd-sourcing, blockchain technology, or Alexa skills, more than 200 undergraduate and…
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What Does Europe’s New Privacy Law Mean for UC?

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By Scott Seaborn. On May 25, 2018, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went live, significantly changing the international privacy landscape and raising the regulatory stakes for institutions and companies working with the personal data of persons in Europe.  Read more about What Does Europe’s New Privacy Law Mean for UC?