06 novembre 2018

Knoxville's Fountainhead College of Technology shuts down

University Business Magazine logoFountainhead College of Technology shut its doors Wednesday after 71 years of educating students, according to an announcement made on the Knoxville school's website. More...

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JD.com, NJIT and ISCAS announce blockchain research lab

University Business Magazine logoJD.com, China’s largest retailer online or offline, has launched a joint research lab for blockchain technologies with the Ying Wu College of Computing at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) and the Institute of Software at the Chinese Academy of Sciences (ISCAS). More...

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College of Western Idaho seeks levy for $39M health science building

University Business Magazine logoThe college, pointing to the rising demand for health care workers, aims to build a $49 million health science building on its Nampa campus by 2022. More...

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Construction on new UVM arena could begin this winter

University Business Magazine logoThe University of Vermont's long-awaited arena upgrade is closer to reality than ever. More...

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Baylor fined $2M after investigation of scandal

University Business Magazine logoThe Big 12 board announced Tuesday that it was fining Baylor University $2 million for "reputational damage to the conference and its members" stemming from a sexual assault scandal two years ago. More...

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Elizabeth City State University sustains momentum

University Business Magazine logoElizabeth City State University (ECSU) recently announced fresh results from a highly successful, two-year effort to increase new student enrollment through a partnership with InsideTrack, the leader in student enrollment, career and success coaching. More...

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Purdue limits streaming in large lecture halls

University Business Magazine logoThe goal of the pilot project, which is suspending access to Netflix, Hulu, Apple updates, iTunes and Steam, is to ensure students have unimpeded access to the academic resources they need. More...

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$7M grant will help ASU, partners offer college prep to students and families

University Business Magazine logoThanks to a $7 million grant recently awarded to Arizona State University, students and their families will have greater access to a college education and a foundation for a bright future. More...

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New details on Education Department overhaul

University Business Magazine logoThe plans, some details of which haven’t been previously reported, include elevating the Office of Non-Public Education to report directly to DeVos in the Office of the Secretary to help meet the agency’s goal of improving “parent choice,” according to documents obtained by POLITICO from the American Federation of Government Employees, which has clashed repeatedly with the Trump administration. More...

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University president: When I heard the Pittsburgh news

University Business Magazine logoCollege and university leaders in Pennsylvania and beyond reacted with expressions of sorrow to the killing of 11 people at a synagogue in Pittsburgh on Saturday by a man who said he wanted to kill all Jews. Vigils were held on campuses, including at Harvard University, the University of Delaware and the University of Michigan. More...

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