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Western Connecticut State University and IBM have partnered to explore higher education speech technology applications. WCSU announced that it is working with IBM to establish a Center of Competence for Speech Technology. The Center will be used to develop, research and field-test innovative speech recognition technology products with the potential for application in teaching and learning activities for educational institutions. For information about WCSU, visit To learn more about IBM's higher education solutions, visit; for details on IBM speech technology offerings, visit

This article originally appeared in the 06/01/1999 issue of THE Journal.