24 juin 2018

Google wants to make searching for college less of a headache

University Business Magazine logoGoogle rolled out a new feature Tuesday designed to make it easier for prospective students to search for that perfect college. More...

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Schools pay millions in sexual harassment settlements

University Business Magazine logoPublic university systems with schools in the nation’s five major athletic conferences paid out more than $10.5 million in settlements related to sexual-harassment claims in 2016 and ’17, according to a Wall Street Journal review of recent settlements, gathered mainly through public-records requests. More...

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ASSA ABLOY helps enable contactless student IDs in Apple Wallet

University Business Magazine logoASSA ABLOY, the global leader in door opening solutions, today announced the company is working to support mobile access capabilities for student IDs with Apple Wallet. More...

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Can MPS grads get financial aid without accreditation?

University Business Magazine logoState superintendent Eric Mackey said the state is trying to "backtrack" after claims he made following the release of the MPS accreditation report have been refuted by education officials. More...

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Blunt on certain funding requests

University Business Magazine logoMuch like last year, don’t expect Senate appropriators to go along with everything in the Trump administration’s funding request for education. More...

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To tackle student cheating, we need to reimagine university assessment

University Business Magazine logoGhost-writing academic work is nothing new but until relatively recently it was out of reach of most students. Now essay mills have started rolling on an industrial scale. More...

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University unveils program to attract top Chinese students

University Business Magazine logoThe University of New Hampshire has unveiled a program designed to attract Chinese students with high scores on a national exam in China. More...

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EverTrue partners with Ellucian

University Business Magazine logoEverTrue, the leading advancement automation platform, today announced a partnership with Ellucian, the leading provider of software and services built to power higher education. More...

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Flywire and UnionPay partner

University Business Magazine logoFlywire and UnionPay International are providing Chinese students and patients with discounted foreign exchange rates on cross-border tuition and healthcare payments now through the end of 2018. More...

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Machine learning takes on college dropouts

University Business Magazine logoIf AI-driven machines can defeat the world’s greatest chess players and, even more improbable, the globe’s premier Go strategist, what chance does a college dropout have against machine learning technology? Slim to none, predicts one university research director. More...

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