05 novembre 2018

Cengage partners with MobLab

University Business Magazine logoCengage, an education and technology company, is partnering with MobLab, a provider of online games and experiments for Business and Economics, to incorporate application-based games into MindTap for Economics learning experiences. More...

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Southern Illinois University starts marijuana, hemp research

University Business Magazine logoSouthern Illinois University is creating new programs for students who want to know more about marijuana. More...

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Rewriting the fashion education curriculum at Columbia College Chicago

University Business Magazine logoOn an urban campus situated on the South Loop of the city sits Columbia College Chicago, a creative, liberal and media arts college that offers a BA in fashion studies with concentrations in either merchandising or product development, and a BFA in fashion design. More...

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To understand the high cost of colleges, think of them as investment banks

University Business Magazine logoA report released last month by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, an intergovernmental contingent focused on economic progress, found that the United States spends spend twice as much on higher education each year—about $30,000 per student—than any other country in the world. More...

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Roosevelt announces successful debt restructuring with Preston Hollow Capital

University Business Magazine logoRoosevelt University, a leading higher education institution dedicated to social justice and to making higher education available to all students who qualify academically, regardless of their background, today announced that it has completed a successful debt restructuring that provides significant relief from debt service obligations and allows the University to reallocate funds towards completion of its turnaround plan. More...

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College might push back on 'unconstitutional prayer' complaint

University Business Magazine logoMuskegon Community College might fight to keep its commencement prayer tradition. More...

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Higher ed cautiously begins to train cannabis industry leaders

University Business Magazine logoHigher education institutions, especially those receiving federal funding, have been proceeding cautiously. For example, both University of Washington and Washington State University have issued guidance limiting cannabis research. More...

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Managing ResNet bandwidth

University Business Magazine logoMany higher ed institutions are adding more Wi-Fi access points, setting usage limits or resorting to throttling—slowing down connectivity to control video streaming, a major source of bandwidth consumption. More...

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University backed by George Soros prepares to leave Budapest under duress

University Business Magazine logoIn 1989, as the Soviet Union crumbled and countries across Eastern and Central Europe emerged from decades of political oppression, a group of intellectuals led by the Hungarian-born philanthropist George Soros proposed a university that would help in the transition to democracy from dictatorship. More...

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Bismarck State College continues contract with Saudi Arabia

University Business Magazine logoThe president of Bismarck State College said the school will continue its partnership with Saudi Arabia to provide energy sector training to Saudi youth. More...

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