24 août 2018

Amazon partners with community colleges, high schools to offer cloud-computing certificate

University Business Magazine logoBusinesses are generating and maintaining more data, and it all has to be stored somewhere. Therein lies a dilemma because many on-site servers can no longer handle the load. That’s where the cloud comes in. More...

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Professors are concerned with higher ed under Trump

University Business Magazine logoMany professors in higher education are concerned about the future of education moving forward under the Trump administration with insufficient funding for education being the main issue, according to a survey of nearly 2,000 professors done by Top Hat. More...

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Wave of cryptocurrency mining at colleges, businesses raise hacking concerns

University Business Magazine logoSome cryptomining software contains malware that could attack the campus’s network. More...

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New Jersey community colleges tap Examity

University Business Magazine logoExamity, the leading provider of online proctoring and identity verification, today announced a new partnership to offer test security solutions for the 19 member institutions of the New Jersey Council of County Colleges. More...

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Liberty University purchases New London historic site

University Business Magazine logoLocated in New London, the former resort dates back to the 1870s and was once a hotspot for visitors who came to drink and bathe in water from the namesake springs which were believed to have curative properties. More...

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U. of Montana grads see decrease in student loan debt

University Business Magazine logoIn 2016, students who borrowed money graduated with $24,000 of debt, said Holly Wright, program manager at the UM Financial Education Program. In 2017, she said the number had decreased to $22,000. More...

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Ivanka Trump tours Godfrey college

University Business Magazine logoIn an effort to promote workforce development, Ivanka Trump visited the welding program Wednesday at Lewis & Clark Community College in Godfrey. More...

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McGraw-Hill outlines affordability initiatives, launches new Amazon agreement

University Business Magazine logoMcGraw-Hill Education announced today that it has reached several new milestones in its expanded "Affordability & Outcomes" program, aimed at improving student savings and driving better learning outcomes. More...

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Negotiating great deals for higher ed leaders

University Business Magazine logoIn our experience, there are important differences between the contractual arrangements offered to a presidential candidate who will be serving a first term at a particular institution, and those which can be negotiated for a sitting president whose value and worth has already been tested. More...

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Collegis Education signs 12 new partner institutions in last quarter

University Business Magazine logoCollegis Education, a technology-enabled, revenue-growth management company, today announced it has signed with 12 new partner institutions in the last 90 days. More...

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