29 septembre 2018

From 3 university presidents: Here's how to make college more affordable

University Business Magazine logoWhen it comes to the cost of higher education in the U.S., signs of trouble abound. For instance, states now rely more heavily on tuition to finance their public colleges and universities than on government funding. More...

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College football’s growing problem: Empty seats

University Business Magazine logoWhen Minnesota hosted Nebraska at TCF Bank Stadium last year, the game featured charismatic new Golden Gophers coach P.J. Fleck, a home team fighting for a bowl berth and a big-name opponent. More...

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Fighting hunger on N.Y. campuses: Food pantries to be mandatory

University Business Magazine logoAs college students across the state begin the new school year, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has launched a new initiative to address food insecurity on public campuses and ensure hunger doesn't interfere with students' education. More...

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Here's how to make college more affordable

University Business Magazine logoWhen it comes to the cost of higher education in the U.S., signs of trouble abound. For instance, states now rely more heavily on tuition to finance their public colleges and universities than on government funding. More...

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Gain better spend visibility across campus

University Business Magazine logoColleges and universities are experiencing a seismic shift in the way they manage spend: spend that has traditionally been under the organization’s control is now in the hands of faculty and staff. More...

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New AUM partnership to offer tropical study abroad to students worldwide

University Business Magazine logoAuburn University at Montgomery and the Organization for Tropical Studies have officially partnered to provide students with semester-long study abroad programs in Costa Rica and South Africa. AUM will offer five programs in collaboration with OTS. More...

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Time for colleges to give cannabis a try?

University Business Magazine logoAs both medical and recreational marijuana markets have soared, so too have career opportunities. In the 38 states with some form of legal marijuana, patients (and those who just enjoy partaking) now participate in a formalized marketplace with stringent standards overseeing the sale and production of cannabis and products derived from it. More...

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Cornell offers more crypto classes than any other top university in the world

University Business Magazine logoWhen it comes to crypto and higher education, Cornell University is not just leading the Ivy League: It offers more blockchain-related courses than any other top university in the world, according to a survey by digital asset exchange Coinbase and researcher Qriously Technologies. More...

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Bill Gates directs education funding to poor U.S. schools

University Business Magazine logoMarking another phase in his education agenda, Bill Gates is now taking a more targeted approach to help struggling U.S. schools. More...

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Meet the real college students — complex, caring, committed, clear-eyed

University Business Magazine logoStudents who will return to college campuses in the coming weeks are from a generation that has experienced an extraordinary course of events over their short lifetimes. More...

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