24 juin 2018

University of Iowa now off sanction list

University Business Magazine logoTwo years after the American Association of University Professors placed the University of Iowa on its ignominious list of sanctioned higher education institutions over the hiring of UI President Bruce Harreld, it changed course last weekend and lifted the blackball — now offering praise to the university. More...

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Marian University selects Ellucian

University Business Magazine logoMarian University, located in Indianapolis, selected Colleague by Ellucian for its Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software. Through this partnership with Ellucian, Marian University will streamline communication and improve the student and faculty experience, as well as enable workflow automation and increase data-driven decision making. More...

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MSSU's Nixon Hall 'definitely coming together now'

University Business Magazine logoA skeleton is beginning to emerge from a hillside on the Missouri Southern State University campus, and it belongs to the new Nixon Hall. More...

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What U.S. higher ed can learn from Canada

University Business Magazine logoThe recent presidential election has spurred plenty of comparisons of how U.S. public policy stacks up against our neighbors to the north, from health care to gun control. Perhaps we should add higher education to that list. More...

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Conn. professors to get 11 percent pay increase

University Business Magazine logoConnecticut professors with the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities system will receive two 5.5 percent raises in 2019 and 2020, according to a contract summary published by the union representing CSCU professors. More...

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Florence-Darlington Technical College cuts budget, builds cash reserve

University Business Magazine logoFlorence-Darlington Technical College’s preliminary operating budget for 2018-19 includes $1.5 million to build up cash on hand. More...

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Reducing anxiety with enhanced higher ed performance reviews

University Business Magazine logoAnnual performance reviews are shunned for good reason. Many higher education institutions question the wisdom of this antiquated approach and are exploring alternatives. More...

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Innovative grants help workers transition into new careers

University Business Magazine logoMore than 10,000 Virginians have earned workforce credentials to help them attain in-demand jobs and big wage increases, thanks to a state grant program that covers two-thirds of the cost of community college training programs. More...

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Behind the Latino college degree gap

University Business Magazine logoLatino Americans, the largest and the fastest growing ethnic minority in the United States, are half as likely to hold a college degree as non-Hispanic white adults, an education gap that has been widening since 2000, according to a June 2018 report. More...

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