29 avril 2017

College after foster care? The odds are not in our favor

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Being an extrovert is a double-edged sword. I can speak confidently in my college classes and in front of large groups. More...

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Extracurriculars at UBTech

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. UBTech provides two new opportunities for added networking and fun at the 2017 event. Join fellow attendees at the UBTech Pub Night Party on Tuesday, June 13, for music, games, food and casual networking. More...

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Towson seeks to improve downtown through neighborhood bonds

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Last January, former Howard County Executive Ken Ulman paid a visit to Tim Bojanowski's small social media marketing company, Zest Social Media Solutions, in downtown Towson. More...

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How Ill. private universities can help save its public schools

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. After nearly two years of state budget gridlock … no state money has been allocated to the universities this year,” according to a recent Tribune piece. While politicians debate, our students cannot stop the clock on their lives. More...

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W.Va. Higher Education Reform Bill becomes law

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. The legislation will provide greater freedom and flexibility to West Virginia University, including West Virginia University Potomac State College and West Virginia University Institute of Technology, Marshall University, and the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine. More...

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ED launches accreditation database

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. The higher education landscape was rocked last year when ITT Tech shuttered its doors after the Department of Education banned the for-profit college from accepting new students who depend on Federal student aid. More...

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OSU announces plans for arts and education complex

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Building on a decade of investment in the arts, Oregon State University leaders announced plans today for a new arts and education complex on the Corvallis campus. The initiative will expand and enhance the existing LaSells Stewart Center, bringing together music, theater, digital communications programs and the visual arts to form a center of creativity infused with science and technology. More...

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Beyoncé launches a scholarship for arts and humanities students

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. To add to the celebration of the one-year anniversary of LEMONADE, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter announces the establishment of Formation Scholars awards for the 2017-2018 academic year, to encourage and support young women who are unafraid to think outside the box and are bold, creative, conscious and confident. More...

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Four community college leaders to watch in 2017 and beyond

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Two-year colleges are often seen as a last option for students who may not be ready to enter the four-year university. In reality, community colleges serve an immeasurably critical role to the overall higher education landscape. More...

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Next-gen lecture-capture can transform classrooms

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Some faculty at the University of Cincinnati have been using lecture capture technology since 2009, but the capabilities of the old technology are just a shadow of what faculty can do now. More...

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