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Unizin Acquires Courseload Software

July 20, 2015 | Comments Off on Unizin Acquires Courseload Software

AUSTIN, JULY 20, 2015 – Unizin announced the acquisition of the Courseload software today. Courseload includes an eText reader platform and collaborative learning tools for the delivery of digital learning materials including Open Educational Resources, faculty-authored course packs, and publisher content. The addition of Courseload is a vital component for connecting content to learners in Unizin’s digital learning ecosystem. “By acquiring Courseload and welcoming a number of its talented employees to Unizin,… Read More

State University System of Florida Joins Unizin

July 17, 2015 | Comments Off on State University System of Florida Joins Unizin

AUSTIN, July 17, 2015 – Unizin is proud to welcome the State University System of Florida (SUSF) today. The new addition brings the Consortium up to 22 higher education institutions and nearly doubles the organization’s current student population. “This is truly a momentous day, as it doubles the number of institutions in our consortium,” said Robin Littleworth, Chief Operating Officer at Unizin. “Not only will the State University System enjoy the membership… Read More

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Joins Unizin Consortium as a Founding Investor

June 17, 2015 | Comments Off on University of Nebraska-Lincoln Joins Unizin Consortium as a Founding Investor

Unizin is proud to welcome the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to the Consortium today. The new addition brings the Unizin Consortium up to eleven members encompassing over 500,000 students. “The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is pleased to be a founding investor in Unizin,” said Ellen Weissinger, Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs. “We believe that Unizin will accomplish three important outcomes – it will advance best practices in digital pedagogy and learning analytics, it… Read More

Unizin Grows To Ten With Three New Founding Members

December 19, 2014 | Comments Off on Unizin Grows To Ten With Three New Founding Members

Unizin Membership Expands to Include University of Iowa, Ohio State, and Penn State EMERYVILLE, Calif., Dec. 18, 2014—Unizin is proud to welcome the University of Iowa, The Ohio State University and The Pennsylvania State University as founding members. Unizin is a university-owned and directed consortium that provides standards-based Digital Education infrastructure for its members.

Unizin Welcomes Three New Founding Members

October 1, 2014 | Comments Off on Unizin Welcomes Three New Founding Members

Oregon State University, University of Wisconsin-Madison, and University of Minnesota Join Unizin EMERYVILLE, Calif. – Unizin, a university-owned and directed consortium that provides standards-based Digital Education infrastructure for its members, announced today that Oregon State University, University of Wisconsin-Madison, and University of Minnesota are now members of Unizin. “That three more world-class institutions joined Unizin further validates our strategy and gives us the momentum to have greater impact on teaching and learning,”… Read More