29 septembre 2018

Co-op programs steer arts majors toward careers

University Business Magazine logoCo-op programs at higher ed institutions are providing work experience and network-building opportunities to help arts students map out career paths. They’re boosting enrollment, too. More...

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President's response to the report of the Commission on Institutional History and Community

University Business Magazine logoAlmost a year ago I delivered my inaugural address in front of Lee Chapel and reminded the audience that "We are justifiably proud of our distinctions, but never complacent. Our motto -- non incautus futuri -- not unmindful of the future -- reflects our commitment to self-examination, to asking how we can remain who we are while also getting better, to asking how we can contribute even more to the world in which our students will live their lives." More...

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University supercomputers are science's unsung heroes, and Texas will get the fastest yet

University Business Magazine logoSupercomputers are powerful machines with great names—Blue Waters, Bridges, Jetstream, Comet. But a new one will soon be joining that list: Frontera. The $60 million machine will live at the University of Texas at Austin and is scheduled to come online next year. More...

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Big trouble for Howard University

University Business Magazine logoHoward University is regarded as the most prestigious historically black institution of higher education in the country. But the operations of the school in the nation’s capital have long been troubled in areas such as budget, financial aid, student housing, security, building maintenance and transparency. More...

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VOICE Summit speaks to NJIT's arrival

University Business Magazine logoTechnology is both the foundation of our global economy and the catalyst for its growth, across all business sectors. More...

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Balancing work and learning

University Business Magazine logoIt has gotten increasingly harder for students to work their way through college, especially for low-income students who face steep challenges when combining work and learning. Students from higher-income families tend to benefit as they work fewer hours in jobs directly related to their fields of study. More...

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On a free press

University Business Magazine logoBy covering their own vital role in our democracy, journalists are pointing their readers to a larger truth: Objective, fact-based reporting not only has merit in our democracy, it is essential to it. More...

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Five ways universities can build and retain trust

University Business Magazine logoAccording to the 2018 Edelman Trust Barometer, we are in the midst of a global crisis of trust in institutions ranging from governments & media to businesses & NGOs. More...

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Code Blue sponsoring National Campus Safety Awareness Month

University Business Magazine logoCode Blue Corporation is proud to return this September as sponsor for National Campus Safety Awareness Month (NCSAM). More...

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Students on track to a second college degree

University Business Magazine logoIt’s August and recent high school graduates and returning students are packing for the move to campus. At Misericordia University, we are looking forward to welcoming more than 400 new first-year students again this year. On campuses across the nation, millions will begin their collegiate careers. More...

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