06 novembre 2018

Programmed for success

University Business Magazine logoIf you’re an 18-year-old student with no children, two college-educated parents and only one task over the next four years — to get a degree — it might not be that difficult to navigate registration, find time to get to the bookstore, or stay late after class for extra help, all leading to a high likelihood that you’ll graduate. More...

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Active shooter at Dartmouth College, one victim reported

University Business Magazine logoA student not affiliated with Dartmouth College was shot near the school's campus in Hanover, N.H., on Friday evening. The exact nature of the victim's injuries are not known at this time, but a Dartmouth spokeswoman said that the victim was taken to a hospital. More...

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How well are Washington students prepared for the jobs of the future?

University Business Magazine logoBy 2021, 740,000 jobs are expected to open in Washington state.
For the most part, employers will likely staff these positions with workers who have completed some formal education beyond high school. More...

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Could Harvard discrimination case change college admissions nationwide?

University Business Magazine logoThe Harvard admissions trial in Boston concluded Friday and it could have implications for affirmative action nationwide. The case alleges that qualified Asian-American applicants were denied admission because Harvard used other, non-academic measures to keep their numbers down. More...

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Rowan University's Special Olympics to receive big honors

University Business Magazine logoRowan University is in the spotlight for setting the bar for not only championing, but embracing, the true meaning of sports. More...

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Independent review of murder will now look into actions of University of Utah police

University Business Magazine logoThree law enforcement experts will investigate the University of Utah’s police department, its policies, and — despite earlier statements — the “actions taken by individual officers” after a student was shot to death on campus last week. More...

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Berkeley announces new division

University Business Magazine logoToday, UC Berkeley announced the next stage (link is external) in its realization of the research university for the 21st Century – serving a connected world, recognizing the profoundly integrative character of the frontiers of knowledge, and using unprecedented observational and computational capabilities to make a positive difference in that world. More...

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Florida Polytechnic University goes live with JAGGAER’s spend analysis solution

University Business Magazine logoJAGGAER, the world’s largest independent spend management company, today announces that Florida Polytechnic University has just gone live with JAGGAER’s Spend Analytics solution. Florida Poly was founded in 2012 and is the newest of the twelve institutions in the State University System of Florida. It is the state's only public polytechnic university and focuses exclusively on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education. More...

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Susquehanna University scrapping plastic straws

University Business Magazine logoCalifornia recently became the first state to ban plastic straws in restaurants.
Susquehanna University is the latest place to ditch them. More...

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Amplifying the voices of college student government leaders

University Business Magazine logoThe first annual “Student Voice Index” report by the National Campus Leadership Council outlines the conditions that must exist to give student leaders the ability to represent their classmates’ needs effectively. More...

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