24 avril 2018

Cengage partners with Phi Theta Kappa Foundation

University Business Magazine logoCengage, an education and technology company, today announced it is providing 1,000 college students with a free semester of Cengage Unlimited, the new subscription service for college course materials. More...

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100 top colleges vow to enroll more low-income students

University Business Magazine logoCollege access and affordability: It's a common topic in higher education — because college is the one place that can really be a catapult when it comes to moving up the economic ladder. More...

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LSU officials lobby capitol for more stability in higher ed

University Business Magazine logoLouisiana State University leaders picked a good moment to celebrate their annual “LSU Day at the Capitol,” coming right after both Gov. John Bel Edwards and House Republicans proposed adding more money for TOPS scholarships back into next year’s budget. More...

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Taconic Biosciences licenses Easi-CRISPR tech from the U. of Neb.

University Business Magazine logoTaconic Biosciences, a global leader in providing genetically engineered mouse model and service solutions, has been granted a license to the Easi-CRISPR technology from the University of Nebraska. More...

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Examity acquires BVirtual

University Business Magazine logoExamity, the world leader in online proctoring and identity verification, today announced that it has acquired Atlanta-based BVirtual, which provides online proctoring services for academic institutions, professional associations, and government institutions worldwide. More...

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Sony is teaming up with a U.S. university to make robots that cook

University Business Magazine logoSony, via its U.S. subsidiary the Sony Corporation of America, has entered into an agreement with Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) that will see them work together on artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics research. More...

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Bowdoin College reaches carbon-neutral goal

University Business Magazine logoBowdoin College announced Thursday it is carbon neutral, two years ahead of schedule. More...

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The difference between an expense and investment

University Business Magazine logoNot long ago, ads were run promoting the benefits of the Missouri tax cuts for local residents. What they do not discuss, however, are the effects on higher education in terms of funding cuts, such as the ones recently announced by Missouri Southern State University. More...

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State receives 80 complaints from Mount Ida students

University Business Magazine logoState higher education officials have received about 80 complaints from angry Mount Ida College students and their families reeling in the wake of the news that their school will close next month, according to Carlos Santiago, commissioner of the Department of Higher Education. More...

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Too many colleges? Senator expects "day of reckoning" for W.V.'s higher ed system

University Business Magazine logoTo Sen. Ed Gaunch, R-Kanawha, the problem is obvious. With years of declining enrollment and similar years of the states budget shrinking, he says West Virginia needs to rethink its system of colleges and universities. More...

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