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It is OPUS’ 20th birthday!

[Ed. note: Beth Broyles is the Director of Student Information Systems in the Office of the Registrar.] April 1 was OPUS’ 20th birthday and this is no April Fool’s joke. OPUS went live on 4/1/2000 with all features. Why April Fool’s Day, you might ask? This day was the first day of Fall 2000 preregistration. […]

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OPUS getting a new look this summer

Photo of Emory students

Coming in June 2018, OPUS (Emory’s PeopleSoft student information system) will be upgraded to a new version of system software. This upgrade will begin after 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 7 and will be completed prior to the start of the business on Monday, June 11. During this maintenance, OPUS will be unavailable to all […]

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BI Initiatives: where we are and where we are going

Old McDonald illustration

BI – EBI – OBIEE –– Oh me, oh my! Sounds like “Old MacDonald” had a few too many. Instead, we have a few too many acronyms that need to be defined. Several members of the Finance department partnered with the Enterprise Applications Data Warehouse team on the first phase of the Emory Business Intelligence […]

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Learning Analytics at Emory

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In May 2013, Academic Technology Services at Emory University made the decision to begin its investment in the emerging field of learning analytics with a pilot installation of Blackboard Analytics for Learn™. With the pilot now successfully complete, and the product licensed for another year, we look forward to several other initiatives meant to encourage […]

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OPUS is Going Mobile!

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OPUS (Online Pathway to University Students) is Emory’s online student information system and we are pleased to announce that a mobile version of this key service is right around the corner. Consumer and business applications are increasingly mobile enabled. Customers desire mobile access to services, employees and students rely on mobile enterprise applications and partners […]

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