Lutron Approves Large List of LED Bulbs for Dimming
249 dimmable LEDs and several CFLs were added to Lutron's list of bulbs compatible with its C·L collection of dimmers. Top brands included Cooper, EcoSmart, Feit, GE, Philips, Sylvania, and Utilitech as part of the approved list.
UMass Dartmouth, Alleged Boston Bomber’s School, Reports Students Were Never in Danger
The University of Massachusetts in Dartmouth, the school that housed alleged Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, brought together a task force made up of two university presidents and a law enforcement representative. The task force was charged with analyzing the school’s emergency response to the incident. The report was delivered August 15, 2013.
How to Streamline Mass Notification on Your Campus
Florida State’s emergency management coordinator talks about building an integrated “EZ” button mass notification system and shares tips on how you can simplify the alert process. Siemens provided the integration solution.
How to Use 90 Percent Less Energy in Your Higher Ed Campus
Check out the systems that make the Earth Rangers Centre headquarters a Platinum LEED-certified. These intelligent building systems can trim energy usage by 10 percent each year and use 90 percent less energy than buildings of comparable size. You can tour this facility to learn how to implement smart building technology in your facility.
BYOD and Video: Mobile Learning Trends Affecting Your Campus Now
As BYOD and video continue to be major players in the education sphere, the needs of students and educators are evolving. In this article, two edtech professionals talk about mobile learning trends and how video and the explosion of tablets in education are changing teaching and learning. Featured in this article are executives from Sonic Foundry and Cisco.