01 juillet 2016

9 things to know about ADA compliance on campus

University Business LogoBy Theresa Sullivan Barger. Campuses see a range of disabilities that must be covered, from mental and emotional (anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, eating disorders, PTSD, ADHD, learning disabilities, autism, etc.) to physical (asthma, cystic fibrosis, cancer, Type 1 diabetes, allergies, celiac disease, traumatic brain injury, etc.). More...

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ADA compliance across campus

University Business LogoBy Theresa Sullivan Barger. Common oversights can occur even on campuses where leaders believe they have complied with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. More...

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Campus stores adapt to new student spending trends

University Business LogoBy Elizabeth Riddle. Reducing costs, while increasing student retention and success, is a challenge facing every higher ed institution. More...

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Teaching freshmen to lead

University Business LogoBy Susan West Engelkemeyer. How can freshmen who may not even be able to find their way around campus during their first weeks in school learn to lead others? The question may sound like a new riddle of the Sphinx or the beginning of a joke. More...

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Colleges lead with need-blind admissions

University Business LogoBy Kate West. The answers to common questions about need-blind policies sheds light on why they’ve been adopted whether they work and whether other enrollment diversity initiatives can be just as effective. More...

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Service-learning trip to Haiti fulfills its promise

University Business LogoBy Lex O. McMillan III. Having just returned from my first trip to Haiti, I have been thinking a lot about the water crisis in Flint, Michigan. More...

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When criticizing the Greek System, put blame where it belong

University Business LogoBy Jack Hawkins, Jr. Fraternity brothers on spring break—what image immediately comes to mind? Picture this instead: golf-ball sized blisters, swollen feet, strained muscles and determination to help others. More...

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Virtualizing desktops vs. apps

University Business LogoBy Ray Bendici. Virtualizing apps, rather than entire desktops, can be easier on IT departments. More...

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