Press Releases

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Communication is the cornerstone of the Unizin Consortium. You can access all past and current Unizin press releases, requests for proposals, and announcements here. To see all other posts, visit our blog.

Higher Education Consortium Unizin announces CEO Hire Amin Qazi

July 22, 2014 | Comments Off on Higher Education Consortium Unizin announces CEO Hire Amin Qazi

Unizin Board of Directors selects Qazi to lead consortium for advanced digital education EMERYVILLE, Calif.—July 22, 2014—The Unizin consortium announced today that its Board of Directors has selected Amin Qazi to serve as the company’s founding chief executive officer and a member of the Board of Directors effective immediately. Mr. Qazi brings over a decade of relevant experience to his new role having previously filled executive roles at both universities and as a… Read More

4 Universities Partner to Launch Unizin, a New Online Platform

June 24, 2014 | Comments Off on 4 Universities Partner to Launch Unizin, a New Online Platform

Unizin, the latest in a gathering force of online education platforms, aims to help universities share their content and analytics while maintaining rights. On June 11 Unizin — a nonprofit academic consortium founded by Colorado State University, the University of Florida, Indiana University and the University of Michigan — announced its online presence with a lengthy blog post from co-chairs Brad Wheeler and James L. Hilton. Unizin offers universities a chance to… Read More