28 mai 2018

Business schools bulking up as competition intensifies

University Business Magazine logoWhile competition for enrollees is still fierce, business schools and colleges have done well in recent years. More...

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Pierpont Community & Technical College, WV Northern, Murray Energy partner

University Business Magazine logoPierpont Community & Technical College and West Virginia Northern Community College are now partnering with Murray Energy Corporation. This joint effort will offer a new Associate Degree program for Mine Maintenance. More...

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Débat sur le projet de loi de la formation professionnelle et de l'apprentissage - Nice

carif espace-compétencesLa Chambre de Commerce et d`Industrie Nice Côte d`Azur et le Centre Inffo ont le plaisir de vous convier à une Conférence - débat sur le projet de loi de la formation professionnelle et de l`apprentissage (projet de loi "Liberté de choisir son avenir professionnel"). Cette 1ère rencontre s`inscrit dans le cadre des "Rendez-vous Campus Régional Apprentissage"* réunissant les entreprises et les acteurs de la formation.
Rendez-vous le mercredi 30 mai 2018 de 9h00 à 12h00 au Parc Phoenix - 405 Promenade des Anglais - 06000 Nice

Vous avez jusqu`au 29 mai 2018 pour vous inscrireDécouvrez le nouveau programme de professionnalisation 2017 du CARIF !

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Trends in nontraditional student enrollment

University Business Magazine logoThe demographics of those enrolled in college look very different than they did twenty years ago. Students once considered “nontraditional” -- including those who are low-income, first-generation, above the age of 23, financially independent, living off campus and attending part-time -- have found themselves elbow-to-elbow with the more commonly conjured image of a college student -- one who is between the ages of 18 and 22, living on the quad, attending full-time, and from a middle- to high-income family. More...

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The serious consequences of DeVos’ about-face on for-profit colleges

University Business Magazine logoIn 2015, the U.S. Department of Education levied a $30 million fine against for-profit Corinthian Colleges and limited the schools’ ability to participate in federal student-aid programs. More...

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What is AI anyway? The U. of Helsinki’s free online course will explain it

University Business Magazine logoYou know that Seinfeld episode where Jerry doesn’t remember the name of a woman he is dating, only the fact that it rhymes with a part of the female anatomy? He spends the entire episode faking his way through conversations, trying to cover for himself until he’s unmasked as a very bad boyfriend. More...

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Okla. public colleges produce fewer graduates

University Business Magazine logoThousands of college graduates are poised to enter the workforce this spring armed with credentials they earned at Oklahoma's public colleges and universities. More...

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Students Accused of Piracy

Students Accused of Piracy
No, these students were not accused of seizing a vessel by force. They are accused of sharing files without obtaining permission from copyright holders. There is (though you would never know it) a difference. At $150,000 per song, the recording industry is looking for billions from each of the four students against whom they have filed complaints. More...

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Wooing "Screenagers": Microsoft Bets Cliques Will Click With Teens

Wooing "Screenagers": Microsoft Bets Cliques Will Click With Teens
It sounds a lot like Groove, though according to this article the concept was developed through the study of teen behaviour on the internet. More...

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Learning Objects: Difficulties and Opportunities

Learning Objects: Difficulties and Opportunities
This nice paper outlining some of the problems related to learning objects as they are currently concieved by the mainstream. More...

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