While architects usually concentrate on the visual and acousticians focus on sound, accountants will focus on the money. Thinking about acoustics first and building correctly can often save you from having to spend money on fixing avoidable problems later on. (More)
In August of 2016, an unspecified amount of chlorine gas escaped from a railcar at a plant near Proctor, WV, just across the Ohio River from Hannibal, OH. People in several communities in both states were evacuated from their homes for up to eight hours as the gas spread south and west. (More)
Dr. H.A. Hasan, an Associate Professor at Spalding University, earned his Ph.D. in Special Education from the University of Washington in Seattle. Hasan's experience in the Seattle Public School District included self-contained programs designed for students in grades 4-12 who were classified as Seriously Behaviorally Disabled (SBD); then, he spent two years with the Hawaii Department of Education in a self-contained program for high school students categorized as Emotionally Disturbed. (More)
Campuses are using digital signage to distribute real-time information, transform education, and enforce safety and security. The same way that university student fads come and go, campus communication trends are always changing. (More)
Many private universities teach their students about the importance of having an action plan in school, whether it is to complete assignments on time, to prepare for exams, or to get a job once they graduate. An effective action plan is designed to help students focus on their goals and then determine what steps to take-and when-to achieve them. However, action plans aren't just for students. (More)
Forty years ago, when I was an earnest young college student, I appreciated all the ways I was being treated like an adult; there were ashtrays in class rooms, and there were few restrictions on how I went about my day-to-day studies. (More)
While college students prep for another semester and prospects scurry to submit applications, critical behind-the-scenes renovation decisions are being made by project management teams at universities across the country.
The most commonly prescribed method of lecture capture in colleges and universities is to have a professor record a lesson and post it online for students to view later, specifically for exam preparation and missed classes.
Dr. Ellen Goldey is the William R. Kenan Jr. Professor and Chair of Biology at Wofford College in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Though long renowned for its exceptional Biology program, Wofford has recently received national recognition for extensive revisions to its first-year curriculum, changes spearheaded by Goldey.
Video encoders turn analog cameras into IP video - creating a video management system that is easier to manage, accessible from anywhere via web/mobile, and integrates with your other legacy systems like access control.