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5 institutions making innovative moves

From “data science for all” to Build With Robots, universities are supporting initiatives and programs that bring innovative changes and experiences to their campuses


eCampus News | June 1, 2018



The eCampus News article, “5 institutions making innovative moves,” featured the firm's research, "The Emergence of the Chief Innovation Officer in Higher Education." The article is excerpted below.

Colleges and universities are often hubs of innovation, particularly when faculty and researchers are driven by the desire to improve learning and quality of living for students and the university community.

In fact, nearly all administrators (91 percent) in a recent survey say innovation is a top strategic or academic priority.

Most higher-ed institutions recognize the importance of innovation, and many are beginning to consider a position for a dedicated innovation officer, according to The Emergence of the Chief Innovation Officer in Higher Education, a new report from Russell Reynolds Associates.

Across the nation, two- and four-year institutions are supporting initiatives and programs that strive to bring innovative changes and experiences to their campuses and beyond.

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5 institutions making innovative moves