Is WiFi The Future of Public Health & Pandemic Response?
A research team from the Broad Insitute, Sabeti Lab - infectious disease experts from Harvard and MIT, Colorado Mesa University, Fathom, and Degree Analytics share the findings of recent research in...
How HBCUs are Transforming the Future of Higher Education
On Wednesday, April 20th, in collaboration with Cisco Systems, we conducted a panel on “How HBCUs are Transforming the Future of Higher Education” with some amazing panelists (bio’s below). If you...
Privacy Governance - A Solution?
In this series, we have highlighted just how much data is currently used in Higher Ed and the overall absence of transparency, dove into the purpose of data collection and how it has changed, and ...
Privacy... The Buck Stops with ???
Given the nature of our work at Degree Analytics, we discuss privacy probably more than most software vendors in education. In short, we specialize in utilizing the transactional log data that is...
Higher Ed's Big Data Privacy Problem
Part II - Purpose of Data Collection
In the first blog post of this series, many of the systems that currently collect and use student data were highlighted. This showed that there is a disconnect...
Higher Ed - Taking Data and Privacy Governance Seriously?
Part I - The Problem (4 min read)
Privacy & Data Governance in Higher Ed - An Open Invitation
At Degree Analytics, we recognize how much of a gap exists, and continues to grow, between privacy and the pursuit of a better campus and student experience.
Diversity & Technology: The New Peanut Butter and Jelly
by Ivy Banks, M.Ed, JD. Associate Vice Provost: Diversity and Inclusion, University of Arizona.
Is the relationship between D&I and Technology the new Peanut Butter & Jelly? It's the combination...
Re-Opening Higher Education — Motivations and Fool’s Gold
A framework for understanding and acting on student’s new motivations
Addressing GDPR Uncertainties for U.S. Universities
GDPR goes into effect tomorrow, and while universities across the country have been working diligently to prepare for the regulation, there are still significant uncertainties surrounding compliance.