03 novembre 2018

Student success: Definitions, determining factors and detours

University Business Magazine logoOur three-part series examines how students define success and what they identify as the most important resources and roadblocks in pursuing it. More...

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Southeast partners with international institutions to enhance study abroad opportunities

University Business Magazine logoOfficials with Southeast Missouri State University signed agreements with representatives from universities in Guatemala, the Netherlands and Brazil today paving the way for seamless and cost-effective opportunities for students to study abroad. More...

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Kent State University professor sentenced to five months in prison for lying to the FBI

University Business Magazine logoA former Kent State University professor known for his anti-Israel views was sentenced Wednesday to five months in prison, followed by five months' home detention, for lying to the FBI. More...

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Escambia County students leave $2M on table in potential grants

University Business Magazine logoIf you’ve spoken with a college student, or the parent of a college student, you’ve probably heard them discuss how much the cost of higher education is impacting their family’s budget. More...

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College and coding boot camp find a way to team up

University Business Magazine logoCoding boot camps pitch themselves as a sure path to a lucrative job. Colleges say a liberal arts grounding is crucial to career success. More...

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Extending your reach to the non-traditional student

University Business Magazine logo"Post-traditional" has become the norm, not the anomaly. This paper offers insights and strategies on how institutions can better reach and support those students who haven’t followed the traditional path to college, but are still determined to achieve their educational goals. More...

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Michigan State’s untouchable board of trustees

University Business Magazine logoSince sexual-assault allegations against the sports doctor Larry Nassar became public, top administrators at Michigan State University have claimed they didn’t know—and could not have been reasonably expected to know—about the systematic abuse that took place on their campus for more than two decades. More...

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Don't underestimate the value of humanities

University Business Magazine logoThe students' conversation has stayed with me, in part because it fits into a larger, disconcerting narrative about the role of the humanities in higher education. In a time of dizzying technological achievement and of rapid scientific innovation, skeptics of the humanities may question the usefulness of studying Aristotle, the history of the Italian Renaissance or modern Chinese fiction. More...

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Online platform drives innovation by connecting Ohio’s research universities with industry

University Business Magazine logoA new online research portal will more efficiently deliver research and innovation opportunities to both industry and Ohio’s academic institutions, facilitating partnerships, expanding workforce and funding opportunities, and fostering economic development throughout the region. More...

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WVU bans five fraternities from campus for at least 10 years

University Business Magazine logoFive fraternities that intended to dissociate from West Virginia University have been banned from the school's campus for at least 10 years, according to a news release from the university. More...

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