24 août 2018

Is smaller better? These South Fla. universities think so

University Business Magazine logoSouth Florida has many options when it comes to higher education. There’s a big private school with a national profile — the University of Miami — and a big public one — Florida International University. There are also two of the nation’s largest community colleges, Miami Dade College and Broward College. More...

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UConn needs big boost in state aid to preserve sci-tech expansion

University Business Magazine logoThe University of Connecticut Board of Trustees sent an early message Wednesday to the next governor and legislature. More...

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Purdue successfully goes live with SAP S/4HANA

University Business Magazine logoEPI-USE and EPI-USE Labs, leading certified global SAP Partners, are pleased to announce the successful go-live of SAP S/4 HANA 1610 at Purdue University, a critical milestone in Purdue's Business Process Reengineering (BPR) project as part of their overall Transform Purdue initiative. More...

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N.J. community colleges tap online proctoring leader

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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Despite strong economy, worrying financial signs for higher education

University Business Magazine logoEarlham College in Indiana might lack a national brand name, but as Rick Seltzer pointed out in the online publication Inside Higher Ed recently, it’s “not an average down-on-its-luck liberal arts college.” It has an endowment of $438 million and draws about half of its students from outside the Midwest. More...

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DeVos plan on student fraud claims contains errors, group says

University Business Magazine logoEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos’ proposal to rein in federal loan forgiveness for defrauded students contains inaccurate statements about how the Education Department previously handled fraud claims, according to a consumer advocacy group. More...

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A Japanese medical university lowered women’s test scores because it was a “necessary evil”

University Business Magazine logoTokyo Medical University for years doctored the test scores of female applicants to admit fewer women because school officials believed that once women got married and had children they would be unable to fulfill their emergency shifts at hospitals. More...

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Helping Ohio move forward

University Business Magazine logoThe state of Ohio faces a showdown with the stark facts of a reality that threatens the opportunity of its workforce, the competitive advantage of its businesses and the very economic and cultural vitality of the state. More...

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Merani Hotel Group & Niagara University partner

University Business Magazine logoNiagara University, the institution that offered the world's first undergraduate degree program in tourism, is growing its repertoire of high-level experiential learning opportunities for students, thanks to a new partnership. More...

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India’s higher education troubles

University Business Magazine logoWhen the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, which rates about 1,000 global institutions, was released in May, not even one Indian institute featured in the overall Top 100, though the Indian Institute of Science made it in the reputational rankings after seven years. More...

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