02 avril 2019

Bridgeport Phases Out Naturopathic Medicine Program

HomeBy Greg Toppo. The University of Bridgeport is eliminating its naturopathic medicine program, which has seen declining enrollment since it was founded in 1997. More...

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Not Feeling Bullish on New Logo

HomeBy Greg Toppo. Designed to cut through the “alphabet soup” of public university acronyms in Florida, bold new University of South Florida bull logo gets mixed reviews. Many say it reminds them of Merrill Lynch. More...

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Can Goddard Survive?

HomeBy Greg ToppoNew president promises "significant steps" to balance budget but is short on details. Many praise college's nontraditional model, but it struggles to attract students. More...

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Why Do Colleges Die?

HomeBy Greg ToppoScholar looks at history of U.S. higher ed and finds that vulnerable colleges, most of them private, tend to close or merge when crisis pushes them "over the cliff." More...

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Wheeling Jesuit Declares Financial Exigency

HomeBy Greg Toppo. West Virginia’s Wheeling Jesuit University, which sold its campus in 2017 to help pay down millions in debt, has declared financial exigency, Michael Mihalyo, the university’s president, said Monday. More...

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Duke's Choice Angers Its Neighbors

HomeBy Greg ToppoUniversity says proposed light rail line would pose hazards to its medical and research facilities, balks at crucial moment in 20-year transit partnership. More...

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College of New Rochelle Will Close

HomeBy Greg Toppo. The College of New Rochelle, which said last month that it would likely close by the end of the summer, will officially cease operations at the end of the summer semester and has entered into an agreement that will allow students to complete their education at nearby Mercy College. More...

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Rider Dean Steps Down Over Chick-Fil-A Slight

HomeBy Greg Toppo. A Rider University business school dean who describes herself as a "very committed Christian" is stepping down after the university blocked a Chick-Fil-A restaurant from opening on campus. More...

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Another Small New England College Closes

HomeBy Greg Toppo. Facing a demographic spiral and a challenge to its accreditation, tiny Southern Vermont College says it will close its doors. More...

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Private Flights Rankle Lawmakers

HomeBy Greg Toppo. University of Kansas is latest university where professors and politicians object to a private jet. More...

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