Drexel University has published a helpful guide detailing the many benefits that the university's student ID card, the DragonCard, provides for members of the campus community. In an official university release, Drexel students are reminded of why the DragonCard is so vital to life on campus and beyond.
Month: September 2022
Vanderbilt University has implemented a new reusable to-go container system in select on-campus dining halls. The university's new “Fill it Forward” initiative is part of a larger plan to improve sustainability on campus.
Tim Nyblom, Director of End User Business Development for Higher Education at HID Global, discusses upgrading legacy access control technology on campus. It’s an important industry discussion, with a considerable number of universities still leveraging mag stripe, prox and even bar codes for various applications.
California Lutheran University is enabling its campus community to have preferred names on student identification cards and emails. California Lutheran has enabled name changes on documents since the 2016 fall semester, but this latest initiative now includes the student ID card and email address.
Winthrop University Dining Services has added robot delivery from tech startup, Kiwibot. The new food delivery solution will fulfill orders from a host of dining locations on and around the campus community.
Apex Order Pickup Solutions has unveiled a new, exterior smart locker solution. The OrderHQ Exterior is designed to provide pickup in less than 10 seconds through the exterior wall of a restaurant, while employees load orders from inside.
In this edition of CampusIDChats, we’re continuing our discussion about the future of campus dining, and specifically examining the role of smart lockers on campus. Apex is appearing on a growing number of college campuses and the company’s smart locker solution is being used for a host of different applications ranging from mobile ordering to mail and package pickup.
Missouri State University has launched robot delivery, bringing Starship Technologies to its Springfield campus. Starship is providing a fleet of 20 autonomous robots that will deliver food from several campus eateries.
On Wednesday, September 21, 2022, leaders from Swarthmore College and Denison University will present their experiences in a webinar hosted by CBORD and access control solutions provider, Allegion. The free event will explore how to implement keyless access in campus residence halls, discuss post-deployment results, as well as cover ways to justify the investment and obtain funds.
With the advent of new service capabilities like order ahead and mobile ordering, a growing number of universities are implementing smart locker technology to bring the pick-up phase of the ordering process up to speed. HID Global’s card and credential solutions can help universities deploy smart lockers in a seamless fashion using its existing transaction environment.