24 août 2018

R.I. candidates vary in approach to free tuition

University Business Magazine logoThe major candidates for governor in Rhode Island say if elected they would take different approaches to the state’s free college tuition program. More...

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For college admissions: A holistic review, or systematic discrimination?

University Business Magazine logoThe public’s call for more transparency in all segments of higher ed administration has brought particular scrutiny to the admissions process. The fairness of race is again under question. More...

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Roadblocks for two-year college students

University Business Magazine logoThe price of a college education is not getting any cheaper, and it’s concerning that some regulations intended to keep down those costs aren’t working. More...

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MIT-Germany, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen-Nürnberg partner

University Business Magazine logoThe MIT-Germany Program, a part of the MIT Science and Technology Initiatives (MISTI), which connects students and faculty members with research and industry partners abroad, recently began a new partnership with the Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU). FAU, currently celebrating its 275th year, is one of the largest universities in Germany, with strong research programs in engineering and technology. More...

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Lawmakers hear about need for a skilled workforce

University Business Magazine logoMembers of the state House Democratic Policy Committee heard testimony Monday afternoon on how to connect commonwealth citizens with good jobs by matching workforce development efforts with jobs that need to be filled. More...

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Vice president for diversity and inclusion

University Business Magazine logoThe vice president for diversity and inclusion will serve as the university’s chief diversity and inclusion officer and will be responsible for providing vision and leadership to the diversity, inclusion, and equity efforts of the university. More...

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U.S. women are outpacing men in higher ed

University Business Magazine logoAs of 2017, women between ages 18 and 24 earned more than two-thirds of all master’s degrees, meaning there were 167 women with master’s degrees for every 100 men. More...

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Rapid change in the Latino education landscape

University Business Magazine logoWhen I was part of the Metropolitan State University(MSU) administrative community, I had to be especially aware of our enrollment trends because we were very dependent on them to finance much of our developing infrastructure and innovations necessary to serve our student body. More...

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Point Loma Nazarene University selects Portfolium

University Business Magazine logoPoint Loma Nazarene University (PLNU) has selected Portfolium's assessment software to measure learning outcomes and drive student success throughout PLNU's College of Extended Learning programs. More...

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Public college tuition in Va. is going up 5 percent this year

University Business Magazine logoIn-state students across Virginia’s public colleges will pay an average of 5 percent more for tuition and mandatory fees this year. More...

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