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What Data Can and Can’t Do for Your University, Part 1

Data, and the ability to analyze and report on it, can transform universities. But in a recent article in The Chronicle of Higher Education, Mark Salisbury, assistant dean and director of institutional research and assessment at Augustana College in Illinois, noted that “[d]espite all the cheerleading that seems to have accompanied big data’s arrival on campus, its promise to transform higher education continues to surge well ahead of its supporting evidence.” So what can and can’t data do for your university? Continue reading “What Data Can and Can’t Do for Your University, Part 1”

New Activity Insight Features Deliver More Data, Less Data Entry

Digital Measures is on track deliver an impressive slate functionality for 2017 beginning with today’s release of two exciting new Activity Insight features, both designed to reduce manual entry of publication information for faculty. More data, less data entry! We’re planning additional releases in the coming months that will give your faculty more reasons to love Activity Insight, while helping your institution leverage our commitment that you can “capture faculty data once, use it infinitely.” Continue reading “New Activity Insight Features Deliver More Data, Less Data Entry”