Edward Kardas http://redriverradio.org en Southern Arkansas University participates in iPad pilot project with Silicon Valley firm http://redriverradio.org/post/southern-arkansas-university-participates-ipad-pilot-project-silicon-valley-firm <p>The Honors College at Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia is helping to pilot a new app that helps students manage and complete their coursework on a mobile device.&nbsp;</p><p>The app’s creator, EmpoweredU, is working with 11 universities nationwide to get ongoing feedback. The director of SAU’s&nbsp;Honors College, Edward Kardas, says the Silicon Valley company reached out to SAU because its honors students are equipped with iPads. He says the students take surveys to help improve the app’s functionality.</p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 14:32:12 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 41168 at http://redriverradio.org Southern Arkansas University participates in iPad pilot project with Silicon Valley firm