Chicago, IL, March 07, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- Campus Consortium, the largest global education association of schools, colleges and universities, awards Geneva College a $252,465 grant to implement a mobile app for students and faculty. Located approximately 35 miles northwest of Pittsburgh, in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, Geneva College is a Christ-centered academic community that provides a comprehensive education to equip students for faithful and fruitful service to God and neighbor.
Scott Barnes, Vice President of Information Technology Services/CIO, from Geneva College spoke about how the grant will be beneficial, noting, “We are very pleased to receive this grant from Campus Consortium. It will help us to provide a mobile app, primarily to our students but also to others interested in Geneva, with features such as the campus directory, emergency response, dining menus, news and events feeds, course catalogue and schedules, along with the applet development environment for students. This grant will provide valuable support to the Geneva community.”
The Campus Consortium Grant will enable Geneva College to build an official mobile app through the technology provider Unifyed. The mobile app will consist of 14 basic applets like Campus News, Emergency Numbers, Campus Events, Social Media, Parking, Dining etc. In addition, it will also feature Unifyed Applets for LMS, Academic, Financial Aid and Unifyed Campus Bulletin Board, What’s Up, etc.
“We take great pride in awarding Geneva College with the Mobile Campus Grant. The Mobile App platform provides one-of-a- kind integration, improved engagement and the capability to scale an app or create new features in next to no time,” states Anjli Jain, Chairman of the Campus Consortium. “We congratulate them on receiving the Campus Consortium Grant.”
To learn about and apply for a Campus Consortium Grant, please visit https://campusconsortium.org/programs-intiatives/grant-programs/
About Campus Consortium
Campus Consortium is a leading education association with more than 37,000 higher education institutions and K-12 school district members. The Campus Consortium’s mission is to help members reduce the time, cost and effort associated with implementing enterprise IT services by leveraging shared IT services, lessons learned and best practices so that each member can avoid reinventing the wheel. For more information, please visit https://campusconsortium.org
About Geneva College
Geneva College is a Christ-centered academic community that provides a comprehensive education to equip students for faithful and fruitful service to God and neighbor. Offering over 80 traditional undergraduate majors and programs, fully online Adult Degree Programs, and high-demand graduate degrees, Geneva’s programs are recognized for their high quality. U.S. News & World Report ranks Geneva as a Top Three Best Value Regional University with one of the Top 100 engineering programs in the nation. Adhering to the truth of Scripture, a Geneva education is grounded in God’s Word as well as in a core curriculum designed to prepare students vocationally to think, write and communicate well in today’s world.
To find out more about Geneva College visit, https://www.geneva.edu/