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January 15, 2021 / , ,

TouchNet: 4 ways higher ed can create contactless campuses

With universities across the country seeking out more ways to prevent and reduce the transmission of COVID-19 on their campuses, some of the focus has been turned to finding solutions that reduce contact points during student payment and access transactions....
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Host of colleges adopt facial recognition, temperature scanning biometric system

A group of colleges and universities are turning to a new, automated temperature screening technology that leverages facial recognition biometrics to ensure facility access for students who pass a daily health check. The combination biometric system is called PopEntry+ and...
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June 12, 2020 / ,

ColorID discusses solutions for safer campus return

Campus identity solutions provider, ColorID will be hosting two upcoming webinars that will discuss some of the solutions that could help universities to transition back into a safer campus environment this fall. Specifically, the topics of online photo submission through...
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June 5, 2020 /

Princeton Identity eyes campus space with touchless face, iris biometrics

Biometric solutions certainly aren't a new concept to those working in higher education and the auxiliaries. But with concerns around hygiene and the desire to touch fewer surfaces around campus at an all-time high, the conversation could be reignited. One...
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Mobile ID highlights from Transact Campus user group conference 2020

CR80News was onsite at last month’s Transact360, the annual Transact Campus user group conference. Great speakers, great networking, and a packed technology exhibit hall highlighted the three day event. Here are a few of the highlights from the expo.
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February 28, 2020 / ,

Dartmouth considers biometric dining solution

One of the most common campus implementations for biometric technology is in the dining hall, where quickly sending large numbers of students through a turnstile is vital. One university that seems particularly eager to deploy biometrics in this manner is...
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October 30, 2019 /

University of Texas to introduce fingerprint access at athletics venues

The University of Texas at Austin is working with secure identity solutions provider, CLEAR, to deliver a fingerprint access system for fans attending events at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium. The partnership will begin with University of Texas football games,...
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August 23, 2019 / ,

Virginia Tech installs MorphoWave touchless biometric readers

Virginia Tech is the latest campus to install touchless biometric readers in its dining halls, deploying MorphoWave hand readers from IDEMIA. Virginia Tech is now the second university in as many weeks to announce its use of the MorphoWave product...
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August 16, 2019 / ,

St. Thomas deploys biometric readers for dining hall entry

Minnesota's St. Thomas University has installed touchless biometric hand scanners that students will now use to gain entry to campus dining halls instead of their ID cards. The initiative will leverage IDEMIA's MorphoWave biometric readers, and will see all members...
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