24 décembre 2017

Consolidating two-year colleges to conserve

University Business Magazine logoFor some states, democratizing higher education begins with simplifying its offerings. More...

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GOP bill scraps voter registration requirements for colleges

University Business Magazine logoHouse Republicans are pushing a higher education bill that scraps requirements for colleges and universities to alert students to register to vote. More...

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Regents to consider academic department restructuring

University Business Magazine logoThe first proposal calls for dissolving the Department of Modern Languages, Anthropology and Geography, and merging a portion of it into the existing Department of History, to create a newly named Department of History and Anthropology. More...

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New research shows Latinos closing the racial gap on college degrees, but still lagging far behind whites

University Business Magazine logoLatino students have made progress closing the college graduation gap between themselves and their white peers, but results vary widely by institution, a new study shows. More...

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Edtech meets its limits

University Business Magazine logoThis week has been a good one for those who like to talk about the limits of technology. Over in the U.K., a prankster managed to fool Trip Advisor into naming his shed the No. 1 ranked restaurant in London. More...

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Community colleges are lowering the cost of education

University Business Magazine logoOn an afternoon in July, the West Windsor campus of Mercer County Community College bakes in the summer sun. On the quad, a few hardy students brave the heat, gathering at outdoor tables in the leafy shade. More...

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Massachusetts state colleges will offer in-state tuition rates to students displaced by Hurricane Maria

University Business Magazine logoATTLEBORO, MASS. -- College will come at a cheaper price for hurricane-riddled students who were displaced from their homes in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands this fall. More...

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The Indiana Commission For Higher Education partners with national nonprofit

University Business Magazine logoCollege-bound students often have a sea of information to navigate while making their post-high school plans, but the state has now partnered with a national nonprofit to make that easier. More...

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University of Maryland, Capital One partner

University Business Magazine logoThe University of Maryland and Capital One today announced a partnership aimed at developing a talented pipeline of students to join the workforce in areas of key national need, such as machine learning, data analytics and cybersecurity. More...

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With $35M more, Ga. will double size of its cybersecurity and innovation lab

University Business Magazine logoThe Hull McKnight Georgia Cyber Innovation and Training Center in Augusta will roughly double in size next year, as the state deepens its commitment to state and federal public safety partners with a second facility focused on incubating tech startups and cybersecurity training and workforce development. More...

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