09 mai 2018

Our students fueled the civil rights movement. This is what's next

University Business Magazine logoPulitzer Prize-winning author and Spelman College alumna Alice Walker once said that the most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any. More...

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What lies ahead for the State System of Higher Education and its universities?

University Business Magazine logoPennsylvania's higher education landscape could be in for some radical changes (and fewer affordable options for a four-year degree) if the state Legislature embraces some of the courses of actions proposed by RAND Corporation. More...

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'Take away the fear factor': LSU center offers training on school shooting response

University Business Magazine logoAfter hurricanes Katrina and Rita ripped through Louisiana, an LSU-based national training center used the disaster preparation and recovery lessons of local colleges and universities to create a short course to help other higher education institutions across the U.S. prepare for similar emergencies. More...

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EvCC joins the legal effort to protect DACA’s ‘Dreamers’

University Business Magazine logoEverett Community College has joined dozens of other higher education organizations in supporting a legal challenge of President Donald Trump’s decision to end a program that allows young people who arrived in the U.S. illegally as children to remain in the country. More...

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Baylor University and 2U partner for the first time on three online graduate programs

University Business Magazine logo2U, Inc. provider of education technology, today announced a partnership with Baylor University to deliver three online graduate degree programs: Education@Baylor, an online Doctor of Education in Learning and Organizational Change; MPH@Baylor, an online Master of Public Health (MPH) with a specialization in Community Health; and MSW@Baylor, an online Master of Social Work. More...

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Assistant Professor of Accounting & Information Systems @ UC Blue Ash

University Business Magazine logoThe University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Accounting & Information Systems tenure-track position in the Business & Economics Department. UC Blue Ash College is the largest regional college in Ohio offering primarily Associate Degrees, with an enrollment of approximately 5,100 students. More...

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Dartmouth, AUK sign MOU extending partnership for another five years

University Business Magazine logoLeaders of Dartmouth College and the American University of Kuwait (AUK) met this week to extend their institutional partnership for another five years with an agreement that deepens and expands the academic experience on both campuses. More...

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Initiative to reduce textbook costs

University Business Magazine logoEdison State Community College is teaming up with the Ohio Association of Community Colleges (OACC) as well as universities from around Ohio to reduce the cost of student textbooks. More...

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Connecticut community college system looks for recourse

University Business Magazine logoWith or without consolidation, the state’s 12 community colleges faced a 2018-19 fiscal year living $35 million beyond their means. More...

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Community college a path to a better job

University Business Magazine logoEnrollment for higher education in New Mexico continues to decline. The most recent enrollment numbers from the New Mexico Higher Education Department show a decrease from 144,294 students in 2014 to 133,830 in 2016. More...

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