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Institutional Course Materials Models Can Provide Greater Costs Savings and Convenience, According to New Ambassador White Paper

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Some colleges and universities offer students an array of choices in accessing their learning materials, assuming that students understand their options and the associated costs. Yet, this isn't always the case. Ambassador's new white paper reviews the assumptions and risks surrounding options models and explores institutional models that make course materials automatically available to students…

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OER Planning 101 (Ambassador Article in eCampus News)

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Open educational resources (OER) are gaining momentum among stakeholders in higher education. From students to faculty to administrators, the benefits of OER can help offset the rising costs of traditional textbooks. For over a decade, the pioneers of OER consisted of a group of global trailblazers dedicated to the cause of open access and cost…

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Cengage and Ambassador Education Solutions Announce Agreement to Offer Cengage Unlimited Subscriptions

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Cengage, an education and technology company, and Ambassador Education Solutions, which powers course materials and content integration programs, today announced an agreement for Ambassador to offer Cengage Unlimited subscriptions. Cengage Unlimited is the first-of-its-kind subscription that offers students access to more than 22,000 products across 70 disciplines and more than 675 courses—for a flat fee…

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New Agreement Between Ambassador and McGraw-Hill Education Will Make Powerful Learning Materials More Affordable to College Students

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Learning science company McGraw-Hill Education and Ambassador Education Solutions today announced an agreement for Ambassador to participate in McGraw-Hill Education’s new textbook rental program, making learning materials more affordable for students. Through this expanded partnership between the two companies, students now have easier access to textbook rentals, giving them yet another important option to connect…

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Ambassador Enhances Integration with Cengage Homework Solutions, Providing Instant Access Codes for Digital Content

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Ambassador Education Solutions and Cengage are broadening their partnership with an enhanced integration that simplifies the way students obtain and use access codes for digital course materials. Students can now redeem instant access codes for their Cengage Digital Courseware at the same time they receive all of their course materials from Ambassador, making the entire…

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Ambassador Launches DeskCopy-Connect, Providing a More Seamless and Transparent Process for Faculty and Publishers

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Obtaining faculty textbook desk copies typically is a time-intensive process for schools and publishers alike, but Ambassador Education Solutions has a remedy. It's new DeskCopy-Connect takes the hassle away from schools and publishers having to manage the process themselves, not only automating faculty acquisition so they receive their desk copies in a timely manner, but…

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Ambassador’s Smart Integration with FA~Link Enables Seamless Bookstore Purchases and New Reporting Opportunities

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Ambassador Education Solutions, which powers course materials and content integration programs, has built a one-of-a-kind integration with Trimdata's FA~Link, a module within Ellucian's Colleague student management system. The integration not only enables students to seamlessly use their financial aid dollars to purchase course materials through a school's online or brick & mortar bookstore, but Ambassador…

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New Ambassador White Paper Asks, Should Your Campus Bookstore Sell Books?

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The landscape of the campus bookstore is changing as students look to other sources to purchase print and digital course materials at the best price possible. Yet this doesn’t mean the demise of this once central on-campus hub, but rather an opportunity to reposition the store itself. In its newly published white paper, Ambassador Education Solutions outlines…

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Ambassador and OpenStax Partner, Increasing Affordable Access to Course Materials

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The cost of course materials is an increasingly important consideration for students when purchasing textbooks and other resources. In an ongoing commitment to provide accessible, affordable options, Ambassador and OpenStax have forged a partnership to break down barriers through free and low cost learning materials, helping faculty create rich collections of resources and empowering more…

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Ambassador and the College of Health Care Professions Take the Stage at CECU to Deliver Predictive Analytics Session

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One year after Ambassador and the College of Health Care Professions debuted their predictive model to forecast student challenges and success at the CECU Annual Convention, they have been invited back to give this year's attendees a glimpse into how the model has succeeded and evolved. The breakout session will explore how they collect and…

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Events

NBOA Annual Meeting
February 23rd – 26th, Orlando, FL

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ABHES National Conference
March 4th – 6th, Houston, TX

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CECU Annual Convention
June 7th – 10th, Orlando, FL

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NACUBO Annual Meeting
July 11th – 14th, Washington DC

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