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Nominate and Celebrate Excellence at UGC 2018

Each year a single individual and two organizations are honored for their creativity and positive contribution to the CBORD user community. The open call for nominations begins April 10, 2018. Nominations will be accepted through May 1, 2018. Nominate an organization or one of your peers today for a CBORD Excellence Award: The Visionary Award

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Connect with CBORD Higher Education

Higher Education Connect is a new one-day workshop bringing together colleagues from universities around the country. This year, we’ll visit several cities in the US to meet with users and discuss new technology and products, best practices, and what’s coming from CBORD. Our first HE Connect event will take place on April 18 at Boston

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Straight from U: A Hosted Card Solution

Straight from U is a series featuring CBORD higher education users from around the country. Today we’ll hear from Troy Honeycutt, business process analyst and programmer for Grinnell College in Iowa. Grinnell is a small private college, which means our IT resources are limited. In the past, we haven’t stayed on top of updates, and

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Straight from U: Campus Cards in the Cloud

Straight from U is a series featuring CBORD higher education users from around the country. Today we’ll hear from Gaston Arellano, associate director of business services at Barry University in Miami, Florida. Several years ago, the IT team at Barry University encouraged all departments on campus to move any on-premise software to the cloud. Licensing

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Q&A on Odyssey Direct

We hosted a webinar on January 31 to discuss the benefits of a hosted campus card system. Odyssey Direct, our cloud-based card solution, is a great option for campuses that want to enhance the student experience without adding overhead or overusing IT resources. During our session, we had a lot of questions from the audience,

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CBORD Introduces Appetize: The Modern, Affordable Enterprise POS

New from CBORD: Appetize POS Solutions Appetize is a point of sale solution transforming how organizations manage and process customer transactions at scale, making it easy to start small and grow as needed. CBORD has partnered with Appetize to provide customers with an affordable, dynamic, and modern POS system to reimagine the way retail operates.

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Automated Attendance Tracking for CS Gold

CS Automated Attendance is a new module for CS Gold® 7 designed with the help of CBORD® users to offer an easy integration between your university’s course schedule system and your students’ ID credentials. The result is automatic attendance tracking for faculty and administrators and a new tool for student self-reporting. CS Automated Attendance links

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Calling all Early Birds! Register for UGC 2017

We know you are looking forward to CBORD’s annual User Group Conference. Don’t miss out on $200 of conference savings with Early Bird registration. The deadline is Friday, July 7 at midnight (ET). Looking for ways to help justify your attendance this year? We have a letter template you can use to let your decision-makers

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Predictive Analytics for Student Success: A Webinar from CBORD and Rapid Insight

As institutions focus on how best to support student success initiatives, they want to be sure that their decision-making is well informed and includes the whole picture. Key to completing this picture is integrating technologies to capture and utilize student ID card data for housing, foodservice, and other campus activities and events. In a joint

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CBORD Community Success Story: University of Vermont, Housing Services

Located on the shores of Lake Champlain between the Adirondack and Green Mountain ranges, Burlington, VT has been consistently ranked among America’s best college towns. That would make the residence halls at the University of Vermont (UVM) among the country’s best places to live. University of Vermont Quick Facts     Location: Burlington, VT    CBORD

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