26 novembre 2017

Getting college students back and on track

University Business Magazine logoAn emerging area involves ensuring students who have returned after being dismissed for poor academic performance stay on track to completion. More...

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Narrowing the justice gap, one byte at a time

University Business Magazine logoThe high cost of legal education drives up the cost of legal services, and both law schools and law firms are typically concentrated in pricier metropolitan areas. Fortunately, readily available technology can address both problems. More...

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Helping college students with kids succeed

University Business Magazine logoAttention to underserved students may be well spent on single mothers, a growing demographic on campus. More...

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Welcoming veterans to college campus

University Business Magazine logoGiven the 16 years of continuous military activity following 9/11, it is not surprising that a large number of returning veterans are looking forward to the next step in their lives. More...

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Presidential Prodigies

University Business Magazine logoAsk higher education insiders about the traditional pathway to the Presidency and they will tell you it goes through academics – typically stepping up from the role of Chief Academic Officer. More...

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When it’s Crunch Time

University Business Magazine logoAs the nation’s store of student housing stock continues to age, more and more universities need new and renovated housing that better aligns with their academic mission and student needs. More...

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The drone zone in higher education

University Business Magazine logoUnmanned aerial vehicles see an increased role in campus safety and security. More...

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Let’s talk about sex in higher education

University Business Magazine logoIf there’s one thing clear from Blurred Lines: Rethinking Sex, Power and Consent on Campus (2017 Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), it is that what you think you know about sex on campus is probably wrong. More...

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College roommate NOT wanted

University Business Magazine logoColleges and universities face growing pressure to offer students single rooms.
More first-year students, having never shared a room at home, expect a greater degree of privacy—for academic and emotional reasons—than did freshmen of even the recent past. Also, upperclass students, when encouraged or required to live on campus, really want their own bedrooms, and even bathrooms. More...

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College campus stores continue to evolve

University Business Magazine logoThe closure of Amazon’s virtual bookseller at UMass Amherst underscores once again the need for campus stores to diversify services. It also highlights ongoing efforts by administrators to reduce the cost of course materials through online textbooks, open educational resources and other initiatives. More...

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