29 septembre 2018

CLC controller discovers, recovers $112,000 from forgotten trust account

University Business Magazine logoAbout $112,000 was returned to the College of Lake County this week after it sat largely untouched for more than a decade in a First Midwest Bank Trust account. More...

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Lawmakers hear concerns on new higher ed funding model

University Business Magazine logoThe executive vice president of the Council on Postsecondary Education told lawmakers Thursday that under-represented minorities and low-income college students need more support services to succeed in college. More...

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Montana H.S. students can take two college credit courses for free

University Business Magazine logoMontana students at any high school will be able to take two college credit courses through their high school for free, Montana officials announced Thursday. More...

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New U.S. sexual misconduct rules bolster rights of accused and protect colleges

University Business Magazine logoEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos is preparing new policies on campus sexual misconduct that would bolster the rights of students accused of assault, harassment or rape, reduce liability for institutions of higher education and encourage schools to provide more support for victims. More...

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This South Fla. college will have a football team. And it’ll start playing next year

University Business Magazine logoFor 23 years, from 1970-1992, the Miami Dolphins called St. Thomas University their training camp home. More...

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Hospital, college partner to offer nursing degrees

University Business Magazine logoSouthern Vermont College and Southwestern Vermont Health Care are joining to offer tuition debt relief for bachelor of science degree candidates in nursing — along with the promise of a job for those who complete their training. More...

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ACE selects six U.S. institutions to partner with Japan

University Business Magazine logoThe American Council on Education (ACE) today named the six accredited, degree-granting U.S. colleges and universities participating in the U.S.-Japan COIL Initiative, which aims to expand U.S.-Japan higher education ties through collaborative online international learning (COIL). More...

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W&L president responds to commission recommendations on Lee Chapel, Confederate history

University Business Magazine logoWashington and Lee University will build a new history museum and continue to use Lee Chapel after a commission recommended more sweeping changes earlier this year, President William Dudley said in a statement released Tuesday. More...

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Two new price matching programs rolled out at private colleges

University Business Magazine logoPrice matching isn't just for coupon clippers anymore, now college students can get in on the action too. More...

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Standards versus standardization in higher ed

University Business Magazine logoIt's up to the faculty of each college and university to determine what a standardized score reflects within the standards of each institution, with what's best for student learning at the forefront of our focus. More...

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