17 juillet 2016

Some religious colleges forgo federal funding, staying free of civil rights rules

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. In the storm over how much money the federal government spends on student aid, and the spiraling amount of federal loan debt graduates face, Hillsdale College is an oasis. More...

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A new generation of food startups

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. The craft movement has moved beyond beer. Today’s new food and beverage products are likely to be handmade, creative and adventuresome. More...

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Cuban officials eager for partnerships with U.S. institutions

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. More than 130,000 American citizens have traveled to Cuba in the last six months under federal exemption rules designed to increase "purposeful travel" and diplomatic relations between the Caribbean nation and the United States. More...

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House passes series of higher education bills

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. The House of Representatives passed a slate of bipartisan higher education bills late Monday aimed at tackling some of the easier policy aspects of the Higher Education Act – the behemoth federal law that's overdue for an update but likely won't get a complete overhaul this year. More...

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Managing a crisis

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. While Jerry Sue Thornton was president of Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) in Ohio, a male student shot a female student he had been stalking on campus. The perpetrator then turned the gun on himself. More...

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After outcry, University of California increases in-state admission offers

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. The University of California said it has increased admission offers to California freshmen by more than 15 percent for the fall 2016 semester while also reducing offers to international students at two of its prestigious campuses. The numbers are likely to help defuse a controversy sparked by accusations that the university has rejected Californians in favor of nonresidents. More...

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Explain how the college budget works

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Community college leaders must explain better to faculty, staff, students and the general public how they operate, especially how they are funded. More...

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Reeher’s Class Agent fundraising now available as stand-alone offering

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Reeher LLC, developers of the shared management platform that is transforming the way colleges and universities raise money, today announced that its Class Agent Fundraising solution is now available as a stand-alone offering. More...

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University research network to partner with private-sector companies

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. The state's six largest research universities want to do something about the disconnect between the private sector and their researchers and lab facilities, and they're offering up to $40,000 to companies looking for collaborative help. More...

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Why it's never too late to rescue failing students

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Four guys walk into a diner.
One, in a plaid shirt, sells golf equipment online. More...

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