27 février 2018

SCSU computer science students bring work skills to campus

University Business Magazine logoIt’s been said life is about the journey, not the destination, but for two computer science students at Southern Connecticut State University, it might be about the code and not the algorithm. More...

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Governor proposes cuts to private college financial aid

University Business Magazine logoDirect Institutional “Bundy” Aid was first implemented in 1968. It is distributed to institutions of higher education based on how many students they graduate — encouraging retention — and allows institutions to distribute the money for scholarships as they see fit. More...

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Community college an affordable alternative

University Business Magazine logoOver the past decade a crisis has been brewing that has the potential to profoundly impact the very foundation of higher education. The crisis surrounds the precipitous rise of student loan debt, which has grown by 150 percent, topping out at $1.4 trillion. More...

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How one college system pushes many grads into the middle class and beyond

University Business Magazine logoA year ago, a group of prominent economists led by Raj Chetty of Stanford University came out with a splashy piece of research measuring exactly how much each college in the nation helps working-class kids rise up the economic ladder. More...

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A critical year for higher education

University Business Magazine logoAs colleges and universities look ahead to their spring terms, or welcome students back for January winter sessions, the new year of 2018 promises to be a critical one for higher education. More...

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How students prioritize the issues that affect postsecondary success

University Business Magazine logo400 students aged 17-28 weighed the importance of 11 factors in the classroom-to-career journey, including how much tension each created in their lives. We used composite scores to create relevancy rankings for each. More...

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Assistant vice president for research translation and commercialization

University Business Magazine logoThis position reports directly to the Vice President for Research (VPR) and will serve as the University primary point of contact for translating CSU research and scholarly products into corporate opportunities through industry-based relations, engagement, sponsored research and public-private partnerships. More...

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Edloc launches fund to transform outcomes, increase equity for students of color

University Business Magazine logoEducation Leaders of Color (EdLoC) announced the inaugural cohort of its Boulder Fund grantees today. The Boulder Fund is a new multi-million dollar grant program to support the innovations of leaders of color in education. More...

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Lincoln Tech partners with Hussmann

University Business Magazine logoLincoln Educational Services Corporation (NASDAQ: LINC), a national leader in specialized technical training, announced today that it has entered into a partnership with Hussmann, a Panasonic company and manufacturer of medium and low-temperature display cases and refrigeration systems. More...

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Republicans stuff education bill with conservative social agenda

University Business Magazine logoReligious colleges would be able to bar openly same-sex relationships without fear of repercussions. More...

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