24 août 2018

UB unveils plan to restructure

University Business Magazine logoThe University of Bridgeport on Tuesday will officially announce the consolidation of 14 distinct schools and programs into a three-college structure, a move administrators said is designed to save money and lead to better student outcomes. More...

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Rowan College at Burlington County will seek to pilot free college initiative

University Business Magazine logoGov. Phil Murphy’s administration is inviting county colleges to apply to implement the first phase of the governor’s plan to make their schools tuition-free, and Rowan College at Burlington County officials say the college intends to apply. More...

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How to help adult students graduate

University Business Magazine logoThis summer, Education Dive is providing readers with compilations of stories on a variety of topics that we've published during the past year. Here are four stories about how to retaining and graduating adult learners. More...

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A helping hand to communities battling wildfires

University Business Magazine logoThe Carr fire in Shasta and Trinity counties has destroyed at least 818 homes and killed six people, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire). As of Monday evening, the fire has burned nearly 104,000 acres. More...

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Despite strong economy, worrying financial signs for higher ed

University Business Magazine logoThat’s what makes the college’s announcement of a nearly $13 million deficit even more surprising. As a result, Earlham is cutting $8 million from its $50 million budget. In late June, a few weeks after the announcement, the college said its president of just one year was leaving. More...

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A Harvard sorority says it will disband rather than go co-ed in response to university sanctions

University Business Magazine logoTwo years ago, Harvard University issued an ultimatum to single-gender student groups. More...

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A simple math solution for a complex higher ed enrollment program

University Business Magazine logoWe have actually reduced costs for students with a path to a bachelor’s degree that costs about $25,000—less than what most universities charge for a single year. More...

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Making the case for rural Virginia

University Business Magazine logoAs the leaders of the University of Virginia in Charlottesville and UVA’s College at Wise in Wise County, we are committed to building a strong Commonwealth and to serving Virginia’s citizens. Virginia’s rural communities — in Southwest, Southside, the Eastern Shore, and other rural corners of the Commonwealth — face particular challenges that are more pervasive and more problematic than in Virginia’s more prosperous urban areas. More...

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Director of university budgets

University Business Magazine logoUnder the direction of the associate vice president for business and finance, the director of university budgets oversees and maintains the university's budget and related daily activities ensuring compliance with policies, procedures, regulations and statutes. More...

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Close the digital skills gap. Open career opportunities

University Business Magazine logoSee why the latest research points to digital literacy as a crucial skill set for college graduates, and why it can lead to greater career success. More...

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