24 avril 2018

After nearly 50 years, University Press of New England to wind down

University Business Magazine logoThe University Press of New England, headquartered in Lebanon, is shutting down at the end of the year. More...

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Mount Ida College executives received pay increases as deficit widened

University Business Magazine logoBrown's total compensation decreased from approximately $406,000 in fiscal 2014 to $361,000 in 2015, but then jumped to $446,000 the following year, according to forms that Mount Ida was required to file with the IRS as a tax exempt organization. More...

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St. Francis College announces Akademos online bookstore

University Business Magazine logoSt. Francis College has selected Akademos as its online bookstore provider to help students obtain significant savings on course materials and make purchasing easier through personalized listings linked to their course management accounts. More...

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SU students protest, say campus can be racist, sexist after frat suspended over video

University Business Magazine logoSyracuse University students carried signs and chanted Wednesday for the university to release a controversial video of Syracuse University fraternity members. More...

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Holding the line on schools’ off-campus duty of care

University Business Magazine logoIn most jurisdictions, it is well-established that colleges, universities and other schools may impose discipline on students for purely off-campus behavior where that conduct “impacts the mission” of the school or otherwise creates a “substantial disruption” to the school or its students. More...

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ACE Leadership to transform its suite of leadership development programs

University Business Magazine logoThe American Council on Education (ACE) today announced that as part of revamping the Council's strategic priorities during its centennial year, ACE Leadership will transform its current suite of leadership development programs into a series of regional summits and initiate a robust peer-to-peer online platform and virtual library of content. More...

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A $76,000 monthly pension: Why states and cities are short on cash

University Business Magazine logoA public university president in Oregon gives new meaning to the idea of a pensioner. More...

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UMass students push for affordable college

University Business Magazine logoNearly a quarter of students at the University of Massachusetts say they’ve skipped meals because they can’t afford them. More...

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How Liberty built a billion-dollar empire online

University Business Magazine logoIt was the start of the 2017 Fall Family Weekend at Liberty University, the school founded by Jerry Falwell Sr. 47 years ago in Lynchburg, Va., and the lines were especially long to get into the basketball arena for the mandatory thrice-weekly student convocation. More...

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Sightlines introduces integrated facilities program for small campuses

University Business Magazine logoSightlines, a Gordian company and leader in facilities planning, benchmarking and analysis for higher education institutions, announced today its addition of the Integrated Facilities Program to support small colleges and universities with comprehensive facilities intelligence. More...

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