30 mars 2018

Northwestern University School of Professional Studies partners with InsideTrack

University Business Magazine logoNorthwestern University School of Professional Studies (SPS), a national leader in continuing and professional education, today announced a partnership with student success coaching pioneer InsideTrack to launch a new career coaching program tailored to the needs of working adult students in their undergraduate and graduate degree programs. More...

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Moderating a social MOOC

University Business Magazine logoMassive open online courses (MOOCs) come in all sizes and shapes, and a very special one is the Social MOOC. In this blog we will have a look at some issues to consider while moderating MOOCs based on social learning. More...

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At Calif.’s top public universities, why a dearth of Latino professors matters

University Business Magazine logoIn the middle of a talk on immigration policy, UC Berkeley lecturer Pablo Gonzalez suddenly gets personal. Standing at the front of a windowless classroom on this prestigious public university campus, he recounts how his mother and other women in his West Berkeley neighborhood each year would mark the anniversary of their arrival to the United States. More...

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Will lawmakers pass higher ed reform in 2018?

University Business Magazine logoThe Higher Education Act (HEA) originally became a law in 1965; it was seen as a way to give all Americans greater access to higher education. Currently, about 75 percent of all federal student loans come from HEA programs, according to the Edu Alliance Journal. More...

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More unpaid internships likely after revised federal rules

University Business Magazine logoInterns hoping to get a full day’s pay might find it tougher to do so under revised federal guidelines that help determine whether an internship should be paid. More...

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Quiet year for higher education bills at Indiana Statehouse

University Business Magazine logoPeople living outside the state could soon be eligible for resident tuition after serving on the USS Indiana submarine, thanks to a bill coming out of the 2018 Indiana General Assembly. More...

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Ariz. ruling: OK to use car-rental tax to pay for sports stadiums

University Business Magazine logoThere’s nothing illegal about taxing car rentals to pay for sports stadiums and other projects, the state Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday. More...

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SAP Concur, Terra Dotta partner

University Business Magazine logoTerra Dotta the leader in higher education travel, study abroad and international program management solutions, and SAP Concur, the world’s leading provider of expense, travel and invoice management solutions, today announces a new partnership. More...

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Mount Marty College partners with Campus Management

University Business Magazine logoOnce implemented, CampusNexus Student, CampusNexus CRM and CampusNexus Finance, HR & Payroll deployed in the CampusNexus Cloud, will enhance their constituent engagement and enable communication that leads to lifelong learning. More...

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For-profits Ashford, University of the Rockies intend to merge into nonprofit university

University Business Magazine logoAshford University and University of the Rockies, two for-profit higher education institutions with their names on downtown Denver buildings, on Tuesday announced their intent to merge and become one nonprofit university. More...

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