24 juin 2018

Groundbreakings: Boise State University, University of Oregon, Boston University

University Business Magazine logoAt Boise State University's Micron Center for Materials Research, students and faculty will have access to 40 research laboratories and other spaces. More...

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Hancock College considers improvements

University Business Magazine logoStudents crowd into a small physical therapy room in the physical education building at Hancock College's Santa Maria campus. More...

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We need all types of colleges and universities

University Business Magazine logoI’ve been known to say that Harvard University, where I earned my MBA, is the “Robert Morris University of the Northeast.” I’m the president of RMU, so most people forgive the hyperbole. More...

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AMA continues efforts to incorporate EHR training

University Business Magazine logoAddressing concerns that many medical students and residents lack sufficient training in their medical school and residency program electronic health record (EHR) systems, the American Medical Association (AMA) adopted policy at its Annual Meeting aimed at ensuring that medical students receive quality clinical documentation experience using EHRs. More...

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Imagining a blockchain university

University Business Magazine logoA couple of Oxford faculty imagine a different kind of university, one that is distributed and democratic. More...

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Trump administration undermined student debt relief unit while claims mounted

University Business Magazine logoAs thousands of applications for student debt forgiveness poured into the U.S. Education Department, the Trump administration cut the staff working on the claims and ordered a halt to an overhaul of the system, according to the agency’s inspector general. More...

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Is 100 percent college readiness aspirational or just unrealistic?

University Business Magazine logoAlthough the original resolution included admirable goals such as "all" K-6 English learners achieving fluency by the end of sixth grade, and "all" third-graders meeting or exceeding California state standards on statewide standardized testing, it was just another impossible benchmark that hearkens back to the days of “No Child Left Behind.” More...

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Congress needs to lift restrictions on collecting college student data

University Business Magazine logoIt is necessary that Congress change the law to equip not just policymakers — but students — with the information they need to make more informed higher education decisions. The need for good information is increasingly urgent. More...

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JAGGAER’s new thought leadership program

University Business Magazine logoNoted procurement experts Paul Harris and Ian Robbins of E&I Consulting Group address multiple areas of concern in 2018 for smaller colleges, universities and K-12 school districts on the current edition of JAGGAER’s InsideSpend webinar and podcast series. More...

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Faith and higher education can intersect in many different ways

University Business Magazine logoThe president of one of America's best-known Catholic places of learning came this week to his alma mater, Oxford University, and with some fanfare delivered a lecture on the future of higher education. More...

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