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ChildCare Education Institute earns CTLE sponsor status from New York State Education Department

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:33pm

ATLANTA, GA, Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI), the No.

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  • ATLANTA, GA, Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI), the No.
  • 1 online training provider dedicated exclusively to the early childhood care and education workforce, is now an approved Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) sponsor in the state of New York.
  • Our status as a CTLE sponsor speaks volumes to our commitment to early childhood care professionals, says Maria C. Taylor , President and CEO of CCEI.
  • Educators must take CTLE from an NYSED approved sponsor, and were proud our online professional development courses met the Departments rigorous requirements.

Navient receives approval to transfer Department of Education servicing contract to Maximus

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:15pm

Effective today, Maximus replaces Navient as contractor to the Department of Education.

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  • Effective today, Maximus replaces Navient as contractor to the Department of Education.
  • Navient and Maximus are focused on continuing to provide high-quality service to borrowers as they transition to Maximuss servicing division, Aidvantage, by year end, after a series of communications to borrowers.
  • The loans will remain on the same student loan servicing technology platform, owned by Fiserv, and about 800 Navient employees who had previously worked on the Department of Education loan servicing team will transfer to Maximus.
  • Navient (Nasdaq: NAVI) is a leading provider of education loan management and business processing solutions for education, healthcare, and government clients at the federal, state, and local levels.

Maximus Federal Student Loan Serving Contract Novation Completed

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:47pm

Maximus (NYSE:MMS), a leading provider of government services worldwide, announced today that the contract novation to transfer the loan servicing for U.S. Department of Education-owned student loan accounts from Navient to Maximus received all necessary approvals from the U.S. Department of Education Office of Federal Student Aid (FSA).

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  • Maximus (NYSE:MMS), a leading provider of government services worldwide, announced today that the contract novation to transfer the loan servicing for U.S. Department of Education-owned student loan accounts from Navient to Maximus received all necessary approvals from the U.S. Department of Education Office of Federal Student Aid (FSA).
  • Maximus replaces Navient as the contractor for loan servicing of 5.6 million Department of Education-owned student loan accounts.
  • The loans will remain on the same student loan servicing technology platform, owned by Fiserv, and approximately 800 Navient employees who previously worked on the Department of Education loan servicing team will transfer to Maximus.
  • We are pleased to report the completion of the contract novation of the U.S. Department of Education owned student loan accounts.

Shandong University Celebrates Its 120th Anniversary

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 2:40pm

JINAN, China, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The 120th anniversary ceremony of Shandong University, or SDU, was held at the university's stadium in Jinan, China on Oct 15, bringing together 3,000 people, including government officials, well-known academicians and presidents of universities.

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  • JINAN, China, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The 120th anniversary ceremony of Shandong University, or SDU, was held at the university's stadium in Jinan, China on Oct 15, bringing together 3,000 people, including government officials, well-known academicians and presidents of universities.
  • Li Ganjie, Party chief of Shandong, said that Shandong government will fully support the university.
  • He hoped that university would nurture more high-end talents, and make new contributions in the construction of a modern and powerful province.
  • The commemorative stamps marking the celebration of SDU's 120th anniversary were issued by China Post Group Corporation on the same day.

Shandong University Celebrates Its 120th Anniversary

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 2:34pm

JINAN, China, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The 120th anniversary ceremony of Shandong University, or SDU, was held at the university's stadium in Jinan, China on Oct 15, bringing together 3,000 people, including government officials, well-known academicians and presidents of universities.

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  • JINAN, China, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The 120th anniversary ceremony of Shandong University, or SDU, was held at the university's stadium in Jinan, China on Oct 15, bringing together 3,000 people, including government officials, well-known academicians and presidents of universities.
  • Li Ganjie, Party chief of Shandong, said that Shandong government will fully support the university.
  • He hoped that university would nurture more high-end talents, and make new contributions in the construction of a modern and powerful province.
  • The commemorative stamps marking the celebration of SDU's 120th anniversary were issued by China Post Group Corporation on the same day.

Myanmar Government to Re-Open Schools, Revive Economy and Support Currency to Overcome 'Triple Crisis Situations' of Pandemic, Economic Slowdown and Issues of National Stability

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 7:30am

Myanmar is facing crises of pandemic infection, economic slowdown and national stability at the same time, a situation not shared by any other country in ASEAN or even Asia.

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  • Myanmar is facing crises of pandemic infection, economic slowdown and national stability at the same time, a situation not shared by any other country in ASEAN or even Asia.
  • Hence, even as the country pursues recovery, it looks forward to support from the international community, the Government said in a statement.
  • Despite the sabotage, the Government will do its utmost to support the economy as well as all Myanmar people.
  • "Despite the efforts of Myanmar Government to restore political, social and economic stability amid the pandemic, those opposed to recovery have stepped up violence and disruption of the economy.

SenseTime Co-hosts the 3rd International Artificial Intelligence Fair to Nurture AI Talent and Promote a Collaborative Education Ecosystem

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 8:21am

SHANGHAI, Oct.18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 16, 2021, SenseTime, a leading global artificial intelligence (AI) software company, co-hosted the 3rd International Artificial Intelligence Fair (IAIF), an annual global AI competition with the Shanghai Xuhui Education Bureau and the Global AI Academic Alliance.

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  • SHANGHAI, Oct.18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 16, 2021, SenseTime, a leading global artificial intelligence (AI) software company, co-hosted the 3rd International Artificial Intelligence Fair (IAIF), an annual global AI competition with the Shanghai Xuhui Education Bureau and the Global AI Academic Alliance.
  • Lin Junqiu, Deputy Director of Science and Education Department from Shanghai Science, Art and Education Center, said, "Artificial intelligence is critical to our future.
  • The success of the 3rd International Artificial Intelligence Fair not only marks the formation of the foundations for the AI education ecosystem developed by the Shanghai Xuhui Education Bureau and SenseTime, but also boosts the collaboration among governments, academia, enterprises and industries in AI technology innovation.
  • In the future, SenseTime Education will continue to act as a focal point and a platform for cultivating future AI talents.

China Int'l 'Internet +' Competition Boosts College Students' Enthusiasm for Innovation, Entrepreneurship

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 7:37pm

NANCHANG, China, Oct. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The ongoing 7th China International "Internet +" College Students Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competitionhas largely boosted college students' enthusiasm for creativity, and provided an education exchange platform of innovation and entrepreneurship, according to competition organizer Chinese Ministry of Education.

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  • NANCHANG, China, Oct. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The ongoing 7th China International "Internet +" College Students Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competitionhas largely boosted college students' enthusiasm for creativity, and provided an education exchange platform of innovation and entrepreneurship, according to competition organizer Chinese Ministry of Education.
  • The China International "Internet +" College Students Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition is a master competition that has been held annually for seven consecutive years since it was inaugurated in 2015.
  • The "National College Students Innovation and Entrepreneurship Training Plan" has become a basic training project for all college students, which has helped the emerging of innovation and entrepreneurship talents.
  • The China International College Students' "Internet+" Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition has become the world's largest innovation and entrepreneurship competition for college students.

Blue Prism Addresses Global Digital Skills Gap with Successful Academia Program

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

By closely supporting institutions throughout each partnership, the Academia Program is able to address the ever-widening digital skills gap between education and industry by providing training in Blue Prism's innovative, AI-enabled enterprise-scale intelligent automation software.

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  • By closely supporting institutions throughout each partnership, the Academia Program is able to address the ever-widening digital skills gap between education and industry by providing training in Blue Prism's innovative, AI-enabled enterprise-scale intelligent automation software.
  • Blue Prism University's Academia Program aims to tackle this by equipping educators and students across the world, with robotic process automation (RPA), intelligent automation and other digital skills required to fuel the future of work.
  • Free software, courseware and online training, combined with the opportunity for students to acquire industry-leading "gold standard" Blue Prism certification ,are included in the Academia Program.
  • "Blue Prism", the "Blue Prism" logo and Prism device are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Blue Prism Limited and its affiliates.

Blue Prism Addresses Global Digital Skills Gap with Successful Academia Program

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

LONDON and AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Prism® (AIM: PRSM), a global pioneer and market leader in intelligent automation, has partnered with over 200 academic institutions across the globe, within 18 months, as part of its successful Academia Program. By closely supporting institutions throughout each partnership, the Academia Program is able to address the ever-widening digital skills gap between education and industry by providing training in Blue Prism's innovative, AI-enabled enterprise-scale intelligent automation software.

Key Points: 
  • By closely supporting institutions throughout each partnership, the Academia Program is able to address the ever-widening digital skills gap between education and industry by providing training in Blue Prism's innovative, AI-enabled enterprise-scale intelligent automation software.
  • Blue Prism University's Academia Program aims to tackle this by equipping educators and students across the world, with robotic process automation (RPA), intelligent automation and other digital skills required to fuel the future of work.
  • Free software, courseware and online training, combined with the opportunity for students to acquire industry-leading "gold standard" Blue Prism certification ,are included in the Academia Program.
  • "Blue Prism", the "Blue Prism" logo and Prism device are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Blue Prism Limited and its affiliates.