31 juillet 2017

Shared services: Consolidate or close?

University Business LogoFaced once again with state and federal funding cuts, Connecticut State Colleges & Universities system President Mark Ojakian has had to make some tough decisions to keep the 17-school system functioning. More...

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Facility management: Managing campus water policies

University Business LogoEvery school needs a reliable water supply—no matter the climate—yet it is often the most overlooked aspect of facilities management. More...

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Drafting policies for a campus drone

University Business LogoFuture use of unmanned aerial systems, more commonly known as “drones,” is limited only by the imagination (and physics). More...

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Death brings renewed look at fraternity and sorority relations

University Business LogoThe question of how to accommodate Greek life is a continued conundrum for college officials nationwide. More...

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Keeping you posted: Campus mailing management

University Business LogoThe mailroom is becoming a more visible and important part of auxiliary services at colleges across the country, with some institutions overhauling their facilities completely to accommodate the new technology that streamlines service. More...

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Universities expand ways how a mentor can coach a mentee

University Business LogoSome higher education institutions have introduced the next generation of mentoring practices to expand development opportunities to more of their employees, integrate the these initiatives into existing programs, and offer reverse and lateral learning across campus. More...

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Health plan decision-making and negotiating

University Business LogoAt Lawrence University in Wisconsin, a benefits advisory committee works with an insurance broker to contain costs and determine the best plan designs while providing competitive employee benefits. More...

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Healthcare: Insurance policy challenges

University Business LogoHealth insurance is a hot topic in Congress, and that’s not the only place. Each year, campus leaders are confronted by a daunting need to contain costs while providing benefits expected by employees. More...

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Dozens of ‘elites’ urged to add Pell Grant students

University Business LogoA small change in admissions at many of the most selective colleges and universities could make a big difference to low-income learners. More...

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The internet of things begins to impact college construction planning

University Business LogoCampuses have already connected a wide array of objects to the digital world,  including parking meters, washing machines and library stands that show where books are located. More...

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