21 septembre 2019

Where are the best community colleges in the U.S.?

eCampus NewsA ranking uses various success factors to rank the best community colleges, and the best community college systems, in the nation. More...

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Do student success initiatives actually help?

eCampus NewsStudent success initiatives may not have as much impact as intended–a new study shows that just 60 percent of student success initiatives have a positive impact on student persistence, with 40 percent having either no impact or a negative impact. More...

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These are 2019’s top 10 wireless trends

eCampus NewsA new report takes stock of where wireless technology is headed, and which wireless trends will most impact technology leaders. More...

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Charity regulator warns Ucas about marketing loans to students

The GuardianThe Universities and Colleges Admissions Service has been rebuked by the Charity Commission over its role in the marketing of private loans to students and school-leavers, with the regulator warning that Ucas needs to rein in its commercial arm. More...

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Record number of disadvantaged pupils get university places

The GuardianMore than a fifth of 18-year-olds from low-participation areas of UK offered places this year. More...

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'The youth generation is united': the uni students striking for the climate

The GuardianAs environmental activism grows in schools, anger with government inaction is mounting across university campuses. More...

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Education spending fall from 2010 to now was worst since 1970s – IFS

The GuardianSchools and colleges in England have suffered the worst fall in spending since the depths of the 1970s, according to a report by the Institute for Fiscal Studies. More...

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Man jailed for stealing 7,000 books from Scottish universities

The GuardianA prolific book thief has been jailed for 25 months after he stole more than 7,000 books from three universities in Edinburgh, before selling them online. More...

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If universities value overseas students, they must stop marginalising them

The GuardianOverseas students may be able to stay longer after graduation, but it won’t change how they’re treated while studying. More...

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US academic given two weeks to leave UK after eight years

The GuardianVisa system for researchers is hostile and costly and risks jamming a pipeline of talent, universities warn. More...

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