29 septembre 2018

Great Lakes introduces suite of student success solutions

University Business Magazine logoWith more than a half-century of experience helping people succeed in college and in student loan repayment, Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation & Affiliates understands the power of education to transform lives and fuel dreams. More...

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The hot new subject on campus? It's blockchain

University Business Magazine logoAmong the classes on offer at Cornell University this year are “The Anthropology of Money” and “Introduction to Blockchains, Cryptocurrencies, and Smart Contracts.” Those are just two of the 28 courses at the Ivy League school related to blockchain, the popular new technology that creates a permanent ledger across multiple computers. More...

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Tennessee Tech adds Daktronics to Tucker Stadium

University Business Magazine logoWhen the Golden Eagles fans of Tennessee Tech University return to Tucker Stadium, they will be greeted by new LED displays engineered and installed by Daktronics (NASDAQ-DAKT) of Brookings, South Dakota. The company will also install a new sound system to add to the game-day experience at the stadium. More...

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Liberty, Ultimate Medical Academy make Cengage Unlimited subscriptions available

University Business Magazine logoLiberty University is adding Cengage Unlimited subscriptions to its affordable course materials program, which saves Liberty students $975 annually on course materials. Cengage, the largest U.S.-based education and technology company serving the higher education market, provides course materials to 11 million of the 20 million college and university students in the U.S. More...

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This is how much a private college will cost when your baby grows up

University Business Magazine logoNew parents, take note: You will have to save six figures to send your child to a private college, if tuition keeps increasing. More...

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Lack of transparency in aid award letters to prospective college students

University Business Magazine logoA recent study of 515 award letters from different institutions finds missing information and wording problems. More...

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Clemson partners with the Indian Institute of Technology in Delhi

University Business Magazine logoNew medical devices for chronic illnesses like diabetes are expected to be among the byproducts of a partnership between Clemson University and the Indian Institute of Technology in Delhi. More...

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Justice Department sides with Asian-Americans suing Harvard over admissions policy

University Business Magazine logoThe Justice Department offered a public show of support in court Thursday to a group suing Harvard for what it says is discrimination against Asian-American applicants to the elite university. More...

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'Gross negligence' alleged during construction of UNCA dorms deemed fire safety risk

University Business Magazine logoAn inspection done as construction was underway on a $34 million project to build apartment-style dorms at UNC Asheville this summer found evidence of “gross negligence” in installing fire safety measures, state records show. More...

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College Board issues statement in response to rumors of SAT test leak from Asia

University Business Magazine logoCollege Board, the organization that administers the SAT, has responded to rumors that some questions on the August 2018 test, which was given on Saturday and Sunday, were out in advance. More...

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