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Turnitin and Unizin Partnership Improves Research of Student Writing Performance and Outcomes

July 9, 2018

With improved data, instructors can provide stronger support for students’ academic progress OAKLAND, Calif. and AUSTIN, Texas – July 9, 2018 – A new partnership between Turnitin and Unizin will give college and university instructors better data about how students write and revise their work. Turnitin has been at the forefront of academic integrity and writing solutions for 20 years, and Unizin is a consortium of top U.S. research institutions dedicated to… Read More

Indiana University Writes the Book on Successful eTexts Programs

April 25, 2018

Free e-book “eTexts 101: A Practical Guide” shares lessons learned, processes with higher education community April 25, 2018 BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Since 2011, Indiana University’s pioneering eText program has reduced the cost of required course materials by more than $16 million in real cost avoidance for IU students, making college more affordable for tens of thousands of Hoosiers across the state. In an effort to share insights and lessons from this successful… Read More

Unizin Partners with Google Cloud to Deliver Learner Analytics Solutions

April 24, 2018

Unizin is building platform and applications to enable an interoperable ecosystem for teaching and learning data AUSTIN, April 24, 2018 – Unizin, a consortium of leading universities working together to improve teaching and learning with technology, has announced that its Unizin Data Platform (UDP) will be built atop the Google Cloud Platform as part of a new alliance with Google Cloud. The Unizin Data Platform is the consortium’s foundation for an interoperable,… Read More

McGraw-Hill Education and Unizin Partner to Make Affordable Digital Learning Materials Available to 25 Universities and Nearly 1 Million Students

March 13, 2018

NEW YORK and AUSTIN, March 13, 2018 – Learning science company McGraw-Hill Education has announced a new agreement with Unizin, Ltd. (“Unizin”) to provide its 25 member universities with affordable, high-value, digital learning materials through an Inclusive Access model – giving students easy access to materials on the first day of class. The non-profit Unizin consortium serves nearly 1 million students and is dedicated to improving teaching and learning environments with digital… Read More

Macmillan Learning and Unizin Partner to Bring Affordable & Insight-Driven Solutions to Universities

February 21, 2018

Partnership will deliver leading content and cutting-edge digital tools to nearly 1 million students at 25 member institutions