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What Impact Do 33 Million Electronic Documents Have On Our Environment? A Forest’s Worth

2016-2017 was a busy year for Parchment Members! Over the year they sent 33 million official records and documents electronically. These records helped students get into college. They landed the perfect job. And also saved a massive amount of our precious resources! Good job, team! We often talk about the man hours saved and the … Keep Reading

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Credentials Are Social … In More Ways Than You Think!

Posting a picture of a diploma or commencement ceremony on graduation day to social media is increasing in popularity. Graduates are excited to share their achievement with their friends and family. But those social posts are just the beginning of how social sharing of diplomas, certificates, transcripts and other credentials can make a big impact … Keep Reading

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Parchment Roadmap: A Digital Platform for Turning Credentials into Opportunities

To our members, employees and partners, At Parchment, our mission is to help turn credentials into opportunities. The Parchment platform transforms credentials from paper to digital, and in doing so enables credential issuers to innovate the form and function of their credentials at a time of great need in our knowledge-based economy and society. We … Keep Reading

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Parchment Connect National: Bringing the Community Together

Oops! We did it again! Our fifth annual user’s conference, Parchment Connect National, was an outstanding success. We’re so glad so many of you could join us! “I had an amazing experience. Everyone was so nice and helpful. I am so glad that I attended.” More than 150 postsecondary registrars, admissions officers, state officials and … Keep Reading

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Registration Now Open for Parchment Connect National 2017

Join your peers from across the nation for Parchment Connect National 2017, our fifth annual user conference, will be held March 2-3 in Washington, D.C. This is the premier event for Parchment Members, focused on fostering community across the Parchment network, knowledge-sharing and discussion around the latest advancements in the rapidly evolving world of credential … Keep Reading

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Turning Credentials Into Opportunities: A Vision for Parchment

To our school and university members, employees and partners, Parchment’s mission is to help turn credentials into opportunities, and we take this mission seriously. More than a slogan, it’s why most of us at Parchment joined the company and why so many schools, colleges and universities are members of the Parchment network.   We include … Keep Reading

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Parchment is Now Taking Advance Credential Orders for ITT students

At the center of  the closing of ITT Educational Services, Inc are the students and alumni who were pursuing their postsecondary education and now face the challenge of earning their degree  elsewhere.  Will other colleges accept their ITT credits?  When will they gain access to their transcripts to begin the process of transfer?  In many … Keep Reading

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Our Redesigned Website

We’re so excited about our newly designed website for one reason. Well, for a lot of reasons, actually, but seriously excited about one reason in particular. Students and alumni can begin ordering their academic credentials from the very first page. Our new interactive school search lets students find the school that has their credential and get … Keep Reading

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Standing-Room Only, Parchment Summit Delivers!

Last week, Parchment and Connecting Credentials presented the inaugural Parchment Summit on Innovating Academic Credentials in Washington DC. Before a standing-room only audience of more than 215 higher education leaders, national policy advisors and workforce innovators, panel discussions ranged from the new language of credentials to ensuring interoperability and usability. Because today’s academic credentials share … Keep Reading

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Live from Scottsdale, the Parchment Top 10

We all loved David Letterman’s Top 10 lists right? From the wacky to the wonderful, Letterman had a way to help us understand the importance of many current events. Today, Parchment introduces its very own Top 10: The Top 10 Reasons to You Should Attend the 2016 Parchment Exchange User Conference.  We can’t ask Paul … Keep Reading

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