05 mai 2019

Does your student experience foster enrollment growth?

eCampus NewsColleges and universities across the U.S. continue to see stagnation or decline, but Maryville University in Missouri is thriving. In fact, Maryville has seen more than 80-percent growth within the last five years. More...

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How to reach adult students online

eCampus NewsIn a public-private partnership that could signal the future of higher education, the University of Memphis has teamed up with FedEx Express on a new initiative that will give more than 11,000 FedEx employees the opportunity to earn a tuition-free degree from UofM Global, the university’s online learning program. More...

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How collegiate cyber competitions are inspiring tomorrow’s workforce

eCampus NewsCybersecurity roles involve critical thinking, problem-solving skills, and handling fallout that could potentially cripple a business. While students may read about and discuss the foundation of this career in in the classroom, they need real-world experiences. More...

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How can higher-ed better prepare students to enter the workforce?

eCampus NewsStudents need to be given every chance to practice analyzing information. More...

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Mentoring programs are a great way to boost student achievement

eCampus NewsAt Indiana State University (ISU), mentoring programs are in the DNA. The school offers an assortment of both formal and informal options, including programs that serve distinct student populations. More...

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Big data, used properly, can drive student success

eCampus NewsWhen big data produces new insights, the results can be stunning. Uncovering new growth opportunities, finding answers to long-asked organizational questions, and using IT resources more effectively are just a few of the outcomes big data can offer. More...

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Can student coaching help higher ed improve retention rates?

eCampus NewsMany higher-ed student success initiatives focus on at-risk students. Loyola University New Orleans, however, has flipped this script by giving every first-year student personalized coaching—and it’s working: The percentage of students who return for their second year is now at an all-time high. More...

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7 new online education trends

eCampus NewsCareer and employment goals continue to be one of the top reasons students pursue online education, according to an annual report recapping online education trends. More...

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3 takeaways from North Carolina Community College System’s AI projects

eCampus NewsColleges, universities, and community college systems are grappling with how best to plan, implement, and deliver artificial intelligence (AI) solutions to the maximum benefit of students, faculty, administration, and community stakeholders. More...

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In higher ed, women in IT face an uphill battle for leadership roles

eCampus NewsAt last fall’s EDUCAUSE, four female higher-ed IT leaders offered advice for their colleagues aspiring to leadership roles in IT. The session addressed issues such as conscious and unconscious gender bias, how to identify role models and mentors, and how to build the skills necessary to lead an IT team. More...

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