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Gale Presents Session on Educational Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at ALA 2021 Midwinter Virtual Conference
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. – January 21, 2021 – Gale, a Cengage company, will host an OnDemand session on reframing education for equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) amidst the ongoing pandemic at the American Library Association (ALA) 2021 Midwinter Virtual Conference. The session will feature three leaders at the forefront of a nationwide movement toward equal access, … Read more
Cengage Appoints Alexandra Bernadotte and Dr. Michael L. Lomax to Board of Directors

Both Appointees Are Focused on Expanding Opportunity and Addressing Inequity in Education

BOSTON—January 13, 2021— Cengage, an education and technology company, today announced that Dr. Michael L. Lomax, president and CEO of UNCF (United Negro College Fund), and Alexandra Bernadotte, founder and CEO of Beyond 12, have joined Cengage’s Board of Directors. “Both Dr. Lomax and Ms. Bernadotte are experienced education leaders who are dedicated to transforming … Read more
As the Pandemic Moves Education Online, Colleges and Universities Turn to Cengage Unlimited for Affordable, Quality Digital Learning at Scale
BOSTON—January 5, 2021— When the pandemic forced U.S. colleges and universities online this past spring, most colleges did so with faculty who had no prior online teaching experience. At the time, faculty and administrators said they were most in need of support for their newly remote students, as well as greater access to digital materials … Read more
Shandong University Joins the Ranks of Prestigious Universities in China to Acquire Gale Scholar

Students and Faculty Gain Access to the World’s Largest Selection of Rare and Unique Primary Sources

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. and SHANDONG, China – December 2, 2020 – Shandong University is the latest university in China to acquire Gale Scholar, from Gale, a Cengage company, empowering its researchers to make fresh discoveries through digital access to millions of pages from Gale Primary Sources. Gale Scholar offers institutions access to core collections in … Read more
Gale Previews Gale In Context: For Educators’ New Learning Center at ISTE20 Live Conference
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. – November 30, 2020 What: Gale, a Cengage company, will be previewing Gale In Context: For Educators’ new Learning Center. This new professional learning hub is the base of operations for finding, organizing and learning how to teach (virtually or in-person) using the content created within For Educators. Teachers can access information … Read more
College Faculty and Administrators Feel Prepared to Teach Online This Fall and Are Optimistic about the Future of Higher Education, According to New Survey

The Second Digital Learning Pulse Survey, Conducted by Bay View Analytics on Behalf of OLC, WCET, UPCEA, CDLRA and Cengage, Looks at the Needs of Higher Education Institutions in the Wake of COVID-19

Boston – September 22, 2020 — U.S. higher education faculty and administrators agree that they are prepared to teach online this fall, and while questions remain, they are optimistic about the future of higher education, according to the second edition of the Digital Learning Pulse Survey, an ongoing four-part series to better understand the needs … Read more
Cengage and McGraw-Hill to Merge, Providing Students with More Affordable Access to Superior Course Materials and Platforms
New company to positively impact the lives of millions of students globally Accelerating and expanding affordability initiatives for college students in the U.S. Expands access to a broader portfolio of high-quality learning materials and technology platforms Creates operational scale to invest in digital transformation and advanced learning science   NEW YORK and BOSTON – May … Read more
One Million Subscriptions Sold and Counting: Cengage Unlimited Achieves Significant Milestone in Just Seven Months of Commercial Availability

College Students Have Saved $60 Million Using Unlimited Subscription Service for Textbooks and Course Materials

BOSTON—February 25, 2019 – Cengage today announced that its new subscription service, Cengage Unlimited, has sold one million subscriptions in just seven months of commercial availability.  The industry’s first-of-its-kind subscription for college textbooks and course materials, Cengage Unlimited offers complete access to more than 22,000 products, including eBooks, online homework access codes and study guides. “This … Read more
Cengage Offers College Students Free Access to Career Resources with Cengage Unlimited Subscription

Cengage Unlimited “Career Center” offers tools to help students explore career options, learn employability skills, build resumes and more

BOSTON, February 7, 2019 — The majority of current and former college students (77 percent) are worried about having the skills needed for a job, and many (65 percent) say finding a job is more difficult today compared to their parents’ generation, according to a recent survey conducted by Morning Consult on behalf of Cengage. … Read more
Cengage Named a Glassdoor Best Place to Work in 2019

Employee-driven award recognizes the strong company culture that has propelled the success of first all-access subscription for digital textbooks

  BOSTON—December 5, 2018 — Cengage has been named a “Best Place to Work in 2019” by Glassdoor, one of the world’s largest job and recruiting sites. Glassdoor today released its annual report recognizing the Best Places to Work, which highlights top employers according to anonymous and voluntary reviews shared by employees throughout the year. … Read more