Illinois Learners Expand Reach, Broaden Horizons with Renewal of Parchment eTranscript Service

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Helping to make college accessible and affordable for students statewide. That’s the mission of the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC). And the organization has been very busy doing just that since 1957.  One of their more recent initiatives? Going digital with student transcripts, achieved by partnering with Parchment in 2011. Now, based on the success […]

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Elon University’s Experiential Transcript — What the Future Looks Like

Dr. Rodney Parks

For more than 20 years, North Carolina’s Elon University has offered some form of experiential transcript that documents how students engage outside of the classroom. But it wasn’t until 2014 that Elon combined this record with the academic transcript. Students and prospective employers alike are delighted by the change. “[Employers] really liked the idea of […]

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Receive Newsletter: Receive Verified Chinese Credentials


    The Receive Newsletter has hit the press!   In this issue we’ve collected some great resources to help you wrap your year up right. In three quick steps you’re all set for the coming year. Learn more about our partnership with CHESICC to bring verified Chinese credentials right into your inbox.   Check out the […]

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Five International Facts About Parchment


Today, at the fifth annual meeting of the Groningen Declaration Network in Cape Town South Africa, Parchment announced its partnership with China Higher Education Student Information and Career Center (CHESICC), an authoritative institution directly under the Chinese Ministry of Education. South Africa? China? Didn’t know that Parchment was international, did you? Let’s take a look […]

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The Digital Evolution of Education

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Education enthusiasts, have you ever wondered what our nation’s founding fathers would think if they were to visit a college campus today? How did we get from the first distance education course in 1840 to three-dimensional online learning in 2015? At Parchment, we were curious how education has evolved digitally so we decided to dig in. Our […]

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Diploma 2020: How Digital Technology Will Make Your Most Valuable Credential Even More Useful

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Surely you remember the day you got your high school diploma? How about the day you graduated from college? The joy of marking these milestones tends to stay with us for decades. And yet for all their intrinsic value — the feelings of accomplishment, the camaraderie of graduating with friends — diplomas also have practical […]

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