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June 8, 2015 | Joan Cheverie
Joan F. Cheverie is Manager, Professional Development Programs, EDUCAUSE.
June 8, 2015 | Jennifer Ortega
House and Senate versions of the Student Right to Know Before You Go Act (H.R. 2518 and S. 1195) have been introduced in Congress with the intent of providing potential and current students, parents, and the general public with information on student learning outcomes at individual colleges and...
June 5, 2015 | Jennifer Ortega
Three bills have been introduced in Congress that are intended to improve information sharing on cybersecurity threats and analysis between the public and private sector. Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) has introduced S. 754, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA). The Protecting Cyber...
June 5, 2015 | Jennifer Ortega
Data breach notification is a hot issue in Washington, DC, with multiple bills introduced in Congress. On April 14, 2015, Representatives Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and Peter Welch (D-VT) introduced H.R. 1770, the Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2015, which would require organizations to...
June 5, 2015 | Jennifer Ortega
On April 29, Representatives Luke Messer (R-IN) and Jared Polis (D-CO) introduced the Student Digital Privacy and Parental Rights Act of 2015, H.R. 2092. Focused on elementary and secondary education, this bill would prohibit the selling of student information to third parties, using student...


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