05 novembre 2018

College transcripts transformed

University Business Magazine logoBlockchain can help institutions provide academic credentials more quickly and securely. Steps to adoption involve understanding how to make the switch, how the technology will improve service, and how it could disrupt the register’s office status quo. More...

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Alumnus donates $5.5M to Rider, puts a surprise in the announcement

University Business Magazine logoWhen one donates a large chunk of money to their alma mater, they often are given their choice of naming a building or area on campus. More...

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D2L announces release of Magenta

University Business Magazine logoD2L launches its Magenta Release — the latest version of its Brightspace LMS — which lets students around the world get structured and meaningful feedback on any learning activity, helping to improve their learning outcomes. More...

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Jefferson Community College looking at sites for downtown center

University Business Magazine logoThe search has begun for a site to house Jefferson Community College’s planned Downtown TechSpace Center. More...

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Auburn leads $2M DOE Co-Optima project

University Business Magazine logoAuburn University researchers are leading a $2-million US Department of Energy Co-Optima project (earlier post) that will evaluate renewable butyl acetate (BA) as a bio-based fuel additive that can be blended with diesel fuel to reduce soot and greenhouse gas emissions and yield cleaner engine operation in cold-weather conditions. More...

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‘Transgender’ could be defined out of existence under Trump administration

University Business Magazine logoThe Trump administration is considering narrowly defining gender as a biological, immutable condition determined by genitalia at birth, the most drastic move yet in a governmentwide effort to roll back recognition and protections of transgender people under federal civil rights law. More...

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Davenport University invests in Detroit with new Detroit campus

University Business Magazine logoToday, Davenport University announced the location for its new Detroit campus in Detroit, Michigan. The campus, centrally located at 3031 W. Grand Blvd. in Detroit, is designed to meet the needs of students and employers in the metro-Detroit community. More...

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CVCC bookstore revenue drops as college offers students free alternatives

University Business Magazine logoAn effort to make education more affordable by providing students with open educational resources is cutting into bookstore revenues at Central Virginia Community College. More...

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5 keys to navigating change in higher ed programs

University Business Magazine logoAdministrators manage academic program eliminations (and additions) by following a structured process, avoiding a top-down approach, extending input beyond faculty, gathering and sharing data, and exhibiting transparency. More...

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CU Boulder guarantees admission for high school students who study education

University Business Magazine logoSome Colorado high school students can now guarantee their admission to the University of Colorado's School of Education for next year. More...

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