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Northwood University logo April 2015 | Northwood University Adopts Sophisticated Data Management System in Mission for Continuous Improvement

Implementation of Ellucian Perform™ software allows Michigan business university to increase focus on key performance indicators, metrics during strategic restructuring.
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ellucian-partner April 2015 | Enhanced Ellucian Perform Previewed at Ellucian Live 2015

Ellucian announced that an enhanced and cloud-enabled version of its Ellucian Perform™ solution is being previewed at Ellucian Live 2015 in New Orleans, LA.

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ellucian-partner September 2014 | Ellucian and Evisions Partner to Extend Institutional Performance Management

In early 2015, Banner® and Colleague® institutions will be able to use Argos as their key performance indicator engine for Ellucian Institutional Performance Management.

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 chronicle-higher-ed-logo September 2013 | How a College Took Assessment to Heart

An accreditor’s warning forced Lebanon Valley to take a hard look at its quest for survival
(from The Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription required)

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 new-forums-press-logo January 2013 | Measuring Sustainability of Outcomes Assessment

This qualitative study from Mt. San Antonio College evaluates how well faculty at this two-year community college used assessment of student learning outcomes (SLOs) for pedagogical/curricular change; how well the “use of results” of 1,200 courses demonstrate, from a qualitative perspective, the engagement of faculty in SLOs; and how well discussions with faculty and managers demonstrate the value of SLOs. This process was facilitated by TracDat.

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 educause-review-logo August 2011 | Alternative IT Sourcing Strategies: Six Views

EDUCAUSE Review recently asked six CIOs to talk about alternative IT sourcing strategies and about whether they are, or aren’t, “doing it themselves”-providing technology services-at their institutions.Download the portion of the article written by the Vice President & CIO of Drexel University, John A. Bielec here.

The complete article, available on the EDUCAUSE Review website, also contains contributions from Ed Mahon, Michael R. McPherson, Joseph Vaughan, Theresa Rowe, Michael P. Pickett.

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 microsoft-in-edu July 2010 | Anthony Salcito, Vice President Microsoft Education, interviews David Raney, Nuventive CEO

Microsoft WW VP Education, Anthony Salcito, talks to David Raney, CEO, Nuventive, about education industry trends related to data optimization for institutions and how data can affect change.

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 opening-doors-cover April 2010 | Opening Doors to Faculty Involvement in Assessment


NILOA Occasional Paper No.4
Written by Pat Hutchings
Urbana, IL: University of Illinois and Indiana University, National Institute of Learning Outcomes Assessment.Note TracDat reference on page 12.

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