23 décembre 2017

Legislature seeks to change students fleeing Ill. for cheaper tuition

University Business Magazine logoThe University of Missouri junior received the school’s Heritage Scholarship, which is open to students whose parents attended Mizzou, have ACT or SAT scores in the top 25 percent, and are non-Missouri residents. More...

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How to study smarter

University Business Magazine logoAs I prepared to write this column, I relied on some pretty typical study techniques. First, as I’ve done since my student days, I generously highlighted key information in my background reading. More...

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A new and improved education law

University Business Magazine logoThe Higher Education Act hasn't had a major update in nearly a decade – and it shows. The nation's signature higher education law was last renewed before the peak of the last housing and financial crisis, before the e-commerce revolution bankrupted retail juggernauts Blockbuster Video, Radio Shack and Circuit City, and even before Facebook introduced the "like" button. More...

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How to make higher ed robot-proof

University Business Magazine logoI spoke to Joseph E. Aoun, author of Robot-Proof: Higher Education in the Age of Artificial Intelligence, about how artificial intelligence (AI) will impact higher education, the future role of students and teachers, how AI will impact entry-level jobs, the role of human connection in a world driven by technology, the relevant of liberal arts majors and his best career advice. More...

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Tech firm's choice to locate in New Orleans a bonus for SLU

University Business Magazine logoThe decision by global tech giant DXC Technology to locate a new center in New Orleans will pay dividends for several area colleges, including Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond. More...

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SLAM simulates real-world environment at Sacred Heart

University Business Magazine logoThe S/L/A/M Collaborative programmed and designed the new 120,000sf, $65 million Center for Healthcare Education at Sacred Heart University, shared between the College of Health Professions and College of Nursing, that officially celebrated its opening this Fall. More...

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Ga. expanding Hope Career Grant program to construction, other trades

University Business Magazine logoGeorgia is expanding access to the Hope Career Grant in an effort to spur growth in the construction industry, as well as other trades critical to the economic development of the state. More...

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Is publishing the answer for game-based learning?

University Business Magazine logoThere are challenges facing colleges and universities in adopting and implementing game-based learning into the higher ed environment. More...

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Montana colleges making changes to boost graduation

University Business Magazine logoMontana faces a looming workforce shortage, and the University System is working to help fill the gap by getting more college students to graduate. More...

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Drexel's endowment returns 14.7 percent

University Business Magazine logoDrexel University’s endowment returned 14.7% for fiscal year 2017 ending June 30, bringing its total asset value to $722 million, and putting it among the top 11% of endowments and foundations based on the Wilshire Trust Universe Comparison Service. More...

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