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James Cook University Further Invests in Blue with Powerful Text Analytics

Montreal, Canada – James Cook University (JCU) has extended its use of Blue by acquiring text analytics to enhance the quality of its programs and the teaching and learning experience.

The institution will leverage Blue Text Analytics (BTA) to help achieve its strategic goal of delivering high quality learning environments and programs. With BTA, the university can process, analyze, and act on qualitative student feedback to increase engagement. Helping to close the feedback loop and increase response rates, BTA will enable JCU to discover meaningful themes and new data insights.

Based in Townsville, Queensland, Australia, James Cook University is one of the world’s leading institutions focusing on the tropics. Consistently ranked in the top 400 academic universities worldwide, JCU is renowned for its teaching and research in marine sciences, biodiversity, tropical ecology and environments, global warming, tourism, and more. With three Australian campuses and an international campus in Singapore, JCU provides a diverse physical environment unparalleled by any university in the world.

About Explorance

Explorance is the leading provider of Learning Experience Management (LEM) solutions for education, corporate, and consulting markets. By providing tools that assess needs, expectations, skills, knowledge, and competencies, Explorance assists organizations in developing a culture of improvement.

Blue® is an all-in-one assessment system that includes applications for course and instructor evaluations, 360 degree feedback, psychometric and knowledge tests, organization-wide surveys, and more. Unlike other solutions, Blue powers a cycle of continuous improvement through benchmarking, stakeholder assessment, sophisticated reporting, prescriptive analytics, and constant monitoring.

Founded in 2003, Explorance is a privately held corporation based in Montreal, Canada. Some of Explorance’s clients include University of Louisville, RMIT University, University of Toronto, University of Groningen, UAE University, UMPQUA Community College, The American Petroleum Institute, Fidelity Marketing, loanDepot, and NASA.

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