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The TEACH Act: Higher Education Challenges for Compliance
June 22, 2004

More than a year after passage of the Technology, Education, and Copyright Harmonization (TEACH) Act of 2002, relatively few universities and colleges have implemented it. This research bulletin …

Filling a Void in IT Professional Development: Understanding Higher Education
June 8, 2004

This research bulletin suggests that there is a void in IT professional development programs specific to higher education. Northeastern University has established a course for IT professionals th…

Learning Objects in Higher Education: The Sequel
May 25, 2004

This research bulletin reports on the state of learning objects in higher education, focusing on updates to the authors' October 1, 2002, ECAR research bulletin, "Learning Objects in Hi…

The Curriculum-Centered Strategic Planning Model
May 11, 2004

This research bulletin provides an introduction to the Curriculum-Centered Strategic Planning Model (CCSPM). The model addresses planning challenges specific to institutions of higher education. …

IT Leadership Development: The University of Kansas Mentoring Program
April 27, 2004

This research bulletin explores a key finding of the 2004 ECAR study, Information Technology Leadership in Higher Education: The Condition of the Community, that indicates that mentoring makes a …

Bioinformatics: New Technology Models for Research, Education, and Service
April 13, 2004

Bioinformatics applies principles of information sciences and technologies to complex life sciences data. Life sciences research and education are increasingly dependent on bioinformatics and adv…

Blended Learning
March 30, 2004

Seven years of research at the University of Central Florida (UCF) has found that blended courses--those that combine face-to-face instruction with online learning and reduced classroom contact h…

High Stakes: Strategies for Optimal IT Security Staffing
March 16, 2004

At many higher education institutions, casual staffing arrangements are no longer adequate to handle the myriad technical, procedural, and cultural issues surrounding information technology secur…

Instructional Repositories and Referatories
March 2, 2004

The number and size of online instructional collections is rapidly expanding. This research bulletin examines the world of online repositories and referatories and explores their impact on facult…

The Impact of Globalization on Campus Networks
February 17, 2004

This research bulletin discusses the rationale for developing a long-term, sustainable, institution-wide strategy for campus networks and the technologies that connect institutions to the Interne…