24 août 2018

Betsy DeVos' rollback of Obama's for-profit college rules is almost complete

University Business Magazine logoDepartment of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is rolling back another Obama-era regulation that was meant to protect students from abusive practices by for-profit schools and colleges. More...

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College IT increases support for faculty & boosts productivity

University Business Magazine logoWhen upgrading legacy storage systems of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, IT team members chose the Nutanix hyperconverged approach. More...

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Lakeland adds BGSU to university partnership center

University Business Magazine logoThe Holden University Center of Lakeland Community College is adding Bowling Green State University to its list of partner schools providing bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Lake County. BGSU’s eCampus will debut 18 new online programs this fall semester. More...

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College students learning online, but stepping on campus

University Business Magazine logoLike their peers on campus, students enrolled in online programs benefit when they feel included. Colleges cater to this group by offering in-person events and extended office hours. More...

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St. George's University and Felician University partner

University Business Magazine logoSt. George's University and Felician University have launched a program that will allow qualified applicants to Felician to receive early admission to the medical or veterinary schools at St. George's. More...

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Houlton Higher Education Center offers alternatives for college

University Business Magazine logoAs local students look ahead to the start of the fall semester, those planning to move away to college may be reconsidering their choices. More...

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Helen's Hope Chest, ASU work to ease college transition for former foster youth

University Business Magazine logoMesa nonprofit provides Target gift cards to help students with supplies; students pay it forward, make blankets for current foster kids. More...

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Aramark brings Gen Z food trends to life

University Business Magazine logoToday’s Gen Z college students, those born from the mid-1990s to the early 2000s, want it all when it comes to their food – quick, fresh, healthy, local and sustainable. Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), the award-winning-food and facilities partner, serving more than 3 million higher education students on more than 500 college and university campuses each year, is rising to the challenge and introducing new sustainability commitments, healthier menu items and innovative programs, to fit Gen Zers’ desires. More...

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VitalSource simplifies courseware integrations

University Business Magazine logoVitalSource announced today it will simplify courseware integrations by removing barriers to access for students and instructors and streamlining administrative setup for institutions. More...

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College students may face pressures from opioid epidemic's secondary effects

University Business Magazine logoAbout one in five college students reported in a survey that they knew someone who was addicted to pain medications, and nearly a third said they knew somebody who overdosed on painkillers or heroin, according to a team of undergraduate Penn State Lehigh Valley researchers. More...

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