30 septembre 2018

University of Virginia partners with enterprise fundraising software

University Business Magazine logoAs the University of Virginia embarks on a $5 billion fundraising campaign, they have expanded their partnership with software provider EverTrue to help the institution's advancement team work more efficiently and intelligently towards fundraising goals. More...

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N.J. lawmakers sponsor bills intended to address campus sexual assault

University Business Magazine logoHoping to prompt colleges and universities to take more action against sexual assault, state legislators are considering a bill that would fine the institutions for not doing enough. More...

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Learning Lab offers students hands-on activities in STEM careers

University Business Magazine logoAfter an instructor explained proper welding techniques, students took turns wearing a virtual reality headset to practice in a digital landscape while holding a mock tool. More...

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When disaster capitalism comes for the University of Puerto Rico

University Business Magazine logoAs the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) begins a new semester, its future is anything but certain. Hurricane María dealt a blow to its infrastructure last year; now, both the federal and local governments seem intent on further damaging the island’s public-university system rather than repairing and strengthening this crucial asset for Puerto Rico’s socioeconomic development. More...

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Judge rules DeVos delay of Obama-era student loan rules ‘unlawful’

University Business Magazine logoA federal judge on Wednesday ruled that Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ various delays of Obama-era regulations governing loan forgiveness for defrauded borrowers were illegal. More...

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Flywire and Allianz Global Assistance announce partnership

University Business Magazine logoFlywire and Allianz Global Assistance today announced a new partnership that mutually benefits higher education institutions and their students by managing and protecting college students' tuition payments. More...

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Bronx Community College’s auto tech program launches partnership with Nissan/Infiniti

University Business Magazine logoA major collaboration between the Automotive Technology program of Bronx Community College and automaker Nissan-USA was launched last Thursday as representatives from Nissan and local Nissan-Infiniti dealerships joined with BCC faculty and administrators to announce the coming of the Nissan/Infiniti Technician Training Academy Program to BCC’s University Heights campus. More...

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Infosys,Trinity College launch catalytic partnership

University Business Magazine logoInfosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in consulting, technology and next-generation services, today announced an exclusive partnership with Trinity College to create new educational programs that prepare liberal arts students and Infosys employees for the digital workplace of the future. More...

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Harvard admissions suit fuels effort to rein in alumni legacies

University Business Magazine logoLongtime opponents of legacy college admissions that give preference to the children of alumni say they may have their best shot in almost 15 years to push Congress to act on the issue. More...

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Colorado Mountain College launches Fund Suenos to lower financial barriers for DACA students

University Business Magazine logoColorado Mountain College is creating Fund Suenos, which translates to the Dream Fund. It's designed to help eliminate the up-front tuition costs for students who are often ineligible for federal grants and loans to help pay for education after high school, such as those eligible for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or Dreamers. More...

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