29 novembre 2018

After the Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

By Eboo Patel. Interfaith activities always grow after racist and anti-Semitic attacks. The trick is to focus the energy on building something hopeful, not just fighting something ugly. More...

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What Does Emotion Have To Do With Marketing? Everything

https://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/media/CTA-IHE-banner640-150.png?itok=VxlaUtWrWe usually measure marketing efforts by enrollment and participation levels, but success really depends on touching audiences. Your real job? Inspiration. More...

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DeVos Issues Warning About Student Debt

HomeBy Paul Fain. Betsy DeVos, the U.S. secretary of education, warned that the growing $1.5 trillion federal student loan balance is a crisis that demands the attention of Congress, colleges, students and parents. More...

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2-Year College Groups on Collaboration With K-12

HomeBy Paul Fain. Two community college associations on Wednesday released recommendations for improving coordination between the two-year sector and K-12 schools to improve graduation rates and labor market outcomes. More...

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Challenge to Boost Student Success for Single Mothers

HomeBy Paul Fain. The Education Design Lab this week announced a design challenge for community colleges to improve student success outcomes for learners who are single mothers by 30 percent by 2024. More...

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The Summer Pell Bump

HomeBy Paul Fain. More Pell Grant recipients attended community colleges last summer, survey finds, after the federal government reinstated eligibility for year-round grants. More...

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Universities Team Up on Completion

HomeBy Paul Fain. Public university group brings together 130 universities and systems in 16 "clusters" that will seek to improve student access and completion while curbing equity gaps. More...

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Call to Expand Federal Aid for Career Education

HomeBy Paul Fain. A newly released report from a 13-member task force of academics and experts from think tanks calls to "reform higher education funding to upend the existing skew toward traditional academic education," and to instead allocate more federal financial aid to career education programs. More...

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Laureate Mulling Sale of Walden University

HomeBy Paul Fain. Laureate Education is considering a possible transaction involving its Walden University, according to a corporate filing the global higher education company released Thursday. More...

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More Students Are Being Treated for Mental Health Issues

HomeBy Paul Fain. College students increasingly are being diagnosed and treated for mental health issues, according to a new study published by the American Psychiatric Association. More...

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