Accudemia News

The 5 Pillars of Learning Centers, with Penny Turrentine: 1. Professional Development

30 October 2020

In part one of a short series of podcast episodes, we sit down with Penny Turrentine, Ph. D., Adjunct Faculty and Program Coordinator at Pima Community College, to discuss some of the foundational pillars on which to build a successful Learning Center at your college or university. Inspired by her most...

The Effect of the Pandemic on Higher Education: Student POV

20 October 2020

The outbreak of the coronavirus caused a major disruption to colleges and universities across the country and forced institutions to move from in-person classes to online or hybrid instruction. The COVID-19 pandemic also disrupted the lives of higher education students and affected their physical and mental well-being in profound ways....

Virtual Meetings – New Video Guides for Staff Members

14 September 2020

Accudemia offers great flexibility when it comes to working remotely with students. There's the nonexclusive approach, which lets you use any meeting platform of your choice, and there's an exclusive integration with Zoom that has some advantages and specific requirements over the other method. (more…)

Talking Accudemia: Customizing Your System

25 August 2020

WELCOME TO THE ACCUDEMIA FAMILY So you have done some research, you have probably watched a webinar and/or skimmed through some tutorial pages and finally decided that Accudemia is the right tool for your institution's tracking needs.  Here at Engineerica, we are thrilled by that decision and we want to...

Announcing Zoom Integration with Accudemia

29 July 2020

You can now integrate your Zoom Pro, Business, or Educational account with your Accudemia account and improve your center's operations. With our new direct and easy integration with Zoom, university staff can now accurately and automatically track attendance times for all online sessions scheduled or accessed through Accudemia and held...

Guide for Online Tutoring

2 July 2020

Tutoring is an invaluable service that you can offer students of all levels to encourage their academic success and independence. When moving tutoring to an online platform, there are some great opportunities as well as some challenges. Here are some guidelines to help you be successful with online tutoring.  Preparation...

Case study: California Baptist University, University Tutoring Center’s Use of Accudemia Data as a Window in Uncertain Times

4 June 2020

College campuses across the nation and the world closed forcing faculty and student services professionals to move their courses and support services online. This case study takes a deeper look into how California Baptist University’s Tutoring Center was able to implement their new virtual services, the tools they used as...

Podcast Episode: Using Data to Make Operational Decisions with Michael Osadchuk, Cal Baptist

4 May 2020

We're highlighting and celebrating the stories of our higher education professionals whose passion is making a difference in the lives of their students.   We’ve been impressed by our student services professionals and their response to the COVID-19 pandemic and today’s interview is no different.   A couple of weeks...

How to Increase Traffic to Your Virtual Academic Center

28 April 2020

Why do we want to increase our traffic? Most student services are available to support students and increase overall student success. Whether it’s an advising center helping students plan their courses, a tutoring center providing services to pass those courses, or even a counseling center supporting students through the stresses...

Podcast Episode: Going Virtual and Staying Connected with Jason Johnson, UMSL

28 April 2020

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, institutions in higher education have been forced to close their campuses and move to remote operations. Here at Engineerica, we’ve taken steps to help educators as they move to support students virtually by releasing some additional features quickly in our Accudemia platform that enables virtual...