30 septembre 2018

Ensuing the safety of your institution’s travelers

University Business Magazine logoAs faculty, staff and students travel to distant locales, it’s becoming increasingly important to create an effective Duty of Care program to protect the traveler and the institution alike. More...

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Americans split over whether school funds should be taxed

University Business Magazine logoAmericans are divided over whether U.S. college endowments should have to pay a new federal tax, according to a national survey on higher education. More...

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All boats rise with the tide

University Business Magazine logoSupporting Montana’s 6-mill levy to support Montana’s University System is the right thing to do. More...

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Higher ed has faced declines before

University Business Magazine logoAny discussion of projections of future enrollment declines in higher education bears some historical consideration, according to a research with the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center. More...

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Ark. may sue Ecclesia College to reclaim kickback-tainted grants

University Business Magazine logoArkansas' attorney general is considering a request to sue a private Christian college to reclaim at least $600,000 of kickback-tainted grants the college received from state funds. More...

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ED reopens Rutgers case charging discrimination against Jewish students

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The new head of civil rights at the Education Department has reopened a seven-year-old case brought by a Zionist group against Rutgers University, saying the Obama administration, in closing the case, ignored evidence that suggested the school allowed a hostile environment for Jewish students. More...

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Half of Utah's public colleges, universities led by women

University Business Magazine logoThat high-water mark was achieved five months ago when Microsoft executive Astrid Tuminez was selected to be president of Utah Valley University. Today is her first day on the job. More...

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CYPHER LEARNING releases new features for its products NEO and MATRIX

University Business Magazine logoCYPHER LEARNING, the company that specializes in providing learning platforms for organizations around the world, announced the launch of several new features for its two learning management systems (LMS); NEO, designed for schools and universities, and MATRIX, created for businesses. More...

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How to engage faculty in assessment

University Business Magazine logoFaculty and administrators speak different languages—which can lead to sticky situations, since we think we’re on the same page. When we say something and it’s misinterpreted, we may assume that a colleague is willfully misunderstanding. More...

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Study identifies support needed to help foster students graduate

University Business Magazine logoThe Association of College and University Housing Officers-International held its national conference and expo this July in Denver, Colorado. More...

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