05 avril 2019

It’s time to redefine student success

eCampus NewsIn higher ed today, student success is focused on retention, graduation, or completion rates. Institutions appear to be stuck in the paradigm that if college students simply complete their degrees, they will be successful. Unfortunately, students are not really being taught how to define success for themselves, beyond institutional goals. More...

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7 ways AI will shape the future of work & higher ed

eCampus NewsWith so many industries seeing the potential for artificial intelligence (AI) applications come to fruition, we will need highly trained workers to fill what is likely to be a rising demand for such skills. More...

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Does your college president have a strong enough social-media presence?

eCampus NewsIf you’re the president of a minority-serving institutions (MSI) and not using Twitter, you may be missing out on a big opportunity, according to the research. Only 36 percent of MSI presidents use Twitter, compared to 55 percent of all college and university presidents. More...

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Here’s a new way to increase online course access for college students

eCampus NewsThe times are changing when it comes to today’s digital academic landscape. You might not have heard of the Council of Independent Colleges (commonly referred to as the CIC), but it’s an organization that helps smaller liberal arts universities increase visibility and strengthen institutional resources, and they’ve made some exciting announcements in the area of online education. More...

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What can online education learn from March Madness?

eCampus NewsInstitutions that hope to compete in an increasingly global online market need to create learning experiences that are more akin to the apps, games, movies, and other media students experience. More...

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Are you doing all you can to support first-generation college students?

eCampus NewsWith college accessibility front and center, many institutions are actively seeking ways to support first-generation college students, and a report from NASPA and The Suder Foundation offers a comprehensive look at the best practices among colleges and universities supporting first-generation students. More...

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4 student mental health apps to ease stress

eCampus NewsAs more and more students report increased anxiety and stress, colleges and universities are responding by creating or curating lists of student mental health apps. More...

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3 free tech tools every university educator needs now

eCampus NewsI love my work as a tenure-track faculty member, but this is multi-tasking to the max: Students, advisees, research, courses, writing, committees, grants… Oh my! I don’t know about you, but it’s is a little overwhelming. Any help I can get with organization is a plus. More...

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What can colleges learn from chief enrollment officers?

eCampus NewsIn a recent survey from Witt/Kieffer, chief enrollment officers share their thoughts on the intensifying pressure they face from college presidents, provosts, colleagues, and departments such as student affairs and marketing. More...

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How will blockchain transform higher ed? Start with credentials

eCampus NewsCentral New Mexico Community College is at the forefront of using the technology to give students ownership of their academic record. More...

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