30 septembre 2018

UC commits to 100 percent clean energy by 2025

University Business Magazine logoThe University of California is committing to using only clean and renewable energy at all of its 10 campuses and five medical centers by 2025, university officials announced today. More...

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Blockchain arrives on college campuses

University Business Magazine logoOn a clear, warm night earlier this year, several dozen University of California, Berkeley students folded themselves into gray chairs for a three-hour class on how to think like blockchain entrepreneurs. More...

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U. of Va. 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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Purdue University is shutting down Netflix in lecture halls

University Business Magazine logoReason being? They want students to have more reliable connections to academic sites instead. More...

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Sinkhole opens in DeLand on Stetson University property

University Business Magazine logoCrews in DeLand are monitoring a sinkhole that opened up on Stetson University property sometime over the weekend. More...

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LSU sparks criticism with admission policy change

University Business Magazine logoWhen Louisiana set its first statewide college admissions standards in 2001, the then-leader of Louisiana State University described the modest achievement, hailed as a higher education milestone by many officials, as too weak. LSU used tougher standards than the minimums set. More...

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Comcast's Xfinity On Campus shares viewership info, announces growth

University Business Magazine logoComcast today announced a summary of aggregated viewing data associated with its Xfinity on Campus service that shows live is the preferred method of viewing for college students, followed by video on demand, and then DVR. Students also prefer viewing on laptops over mobile devices and in particular during primetime on Thursday and Sunday. More...

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Canadian college opens fully vegan eatery

University Business Magazine logoThe Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) is now serving students, staff, faculty and visitors an entirely plant-based menu out of Square Root, a restaurant situated in the school's Bytes cafeteria. More...

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Forward for WV with higher ed panel

University Business Magazine logoCongratulations to Gov. Jim Justice for appointing a West Virginia commission to study the state’s higher education system and make recommendations for improvement. Like many states, West Virginia faces enormous economic challenges in the coming decades, and now is the time to develop a plan for the future. More...

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