EDUCAUSE Review Magazine, Volume 42, Number 3, May/June 2007

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  • John S. Camp, Peter B. DeBlois,
    and the 2007 EDUCAUSE Current Issues Committee
    EDUCAUSE presents the top-ten IT-related issues in terms of strategic importance to the institution, as revealed by the eighth annual EDUCAUSE Current Issues Survey. This year, Funding IT moves back to the top of the list.
  • Gregory A. Jackson
    Compartmentalization no longer works, and focusing on customers no longer suffices. Satisfying customer expectations through compartmentalized services and activities must give way to engaging customers through convergent services and activities.
  • Carie Windham
    After becoming a podcasting convert, the author talked with other students at colleges and universities across North America about their iPod and MP3 use, their familiarity with podcasting, and how they see podcasting as part of the classroom.
  • Petra Boezerooy, Bas Cordewener, and
    Wim Liebrand
    Under the direction of SURF, the higher education institutions in the Netherlands are working on a collaborative strategy for the application of information and communications technology (ICT) to meet the needs of individual users.


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Dell Computer (an EDUCAUSE Gold Partner),
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Seton Hall University,
SP Controls (an EDUCAUSE Bronze Partner),
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