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Unizin Exclusively Partners with Cengage to Offer Expert Design Services to Universities

October 23, 2017

Originally published by Cengage. Services to benefit nearly 1 million students at Unizin’s 25 member institutions BOSTON and AUSTIN, October 23, 2017 — Unizin, Ltd., has selected Cengage, an education and technology company, to be the exclusive services partner for expert course design, production services, and curriculum analysis to improve student retention and learner success of Unizin’s 25 member universities. “Learner success is the end goal in everything we do,” said Robin Littleworth,… Read More

Unizin, Ltd. Wins 2017 Campus Technology Impact Award

August 9, 2017

Unizin recognized in IT Infrastructure & Systems category AUSTIN, August 8, 2017 — Unizin, Ltd. has been recognized by the 2017 Campus Technology Impact Awards for the consortium’s commitment to infrastructure and systems for higher education, led by chief executive officer Amin Qazi. The Campus Technology annual Impact Awards (formerly the Innovators Awards) recognize higher education institutions and organizations for their successes in digital teaching and learning innovation.

University of Nebraska Joins Unizin

July 18, 2017

AUSTIN, July 18, 2017 — The Unizin Consortium is thrilled to welcome the full University of Nebraska system, bringing the total number of institutions in the consortium to 25. With the addition, the University of Nebraska at Kearney, University of Nebraska at Omaha, and University of Nebraska Medical Center join Unizin Founding Member the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. “I appreciate the transparent and inclusive process which relied on faculty recommendations as the primary… Read More

Barnes & Noble Education Teams Up with Unizin to Bring Predictive Analytics to Thousands of Advisors and Instructors

June 5, 2017

Agreement with Unizin, a Consortium of 22 Leading Universities, Will Help Advisors and Faculty Identify and Support At-Risk Students Basking Ridge, NJ (May 24, 2017) — BNED LoudCloud, a Barnes & Noble Education, Inc. company (NYSE: BNED) (“BNED”), today announced it has entered into an agreement with Unizin, Ltd. (“Unizin”) to provide its 22 member universities with BNED LoudCloud’s predictive analytics solution. As a result, faculty and advisors will have access to a customized solution that helps educators… Read More

Unizin Extends Canvas Data for All Canvas Customers

March 3, 2017

Unizin partners with Instructure to enrich learner data access in Canvas Data AUSTIN and SALT LAKE CITY, March 03, 2017 — Today, Unizin, Ltd., a consortium of leading universities, announced their collaboration with Instructure, the company that makes software that makes people smarter, to extend the quantity and quality of data in the Canvas Learning Management System. True to both organizations’ shared philosophy of openness, this data extension is now available to… Read More