29 septembre 2018

The soaring default rate on college debt

University Business Magazine logoA university president I know was invited to an Obama administration meeting regarding default rates on student loans. One administration official admonished the invited presidents on their default rates and the potential loss of funding if their default rate was too high. More...

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University of Iowa may add online option to part-time MBA program

University Business Magazine logoReflecting a growing national trend, the University of Iowa’s Henry B. Tippie College of Business wants to add a fully online option to its part-time professional master of business administration program next fall. More...

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Construction begins on new Bearkats golf facility

University Business Magazine logoThe Sam Houston State golf program is poised to take a step into the national picture with a brand-new facility on the horizon. More...

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Associate vice president of alumni relations and annual giving

University Business Magazine logoThis newly created position will report to the senior vice president and be part of the office of development and alumni relations senior leadership team. More...

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Marian launches new two-year associate's degree program

University Business Magazine logoAfter several initiatives designed to aggressively raise the profile of Marian University, the private liberal arts school announced Wednesday that it will launch a new two-year college next fall to reach a different population of students: those that might not get into Marian's four-year programs. More...

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TBNG Consulting completes Albertus Magnus College IT network modernization

University Business Magazine logoAlbertus Magnus College is a private liberal arts college with an enrollment of about 1,500 students. The new president of the college, Marc M. Camille, Ed.D., wanted to increase the enrollment of students living on campus, which required meeting student expectations for a great Wi-Fi experience. More...

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Quantifying the risks of working while in college

University Business Magazine logoLow-income college students with jobs are more likely to have lower grade-point averages and less likely to graduate than their higher income peers. A report released this week from Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce highlighted these drawbacks, and many others that come with working as an undergraduate student. More...

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Women earn more college degrees and men still earn more money

University Business Magazine logoIt’s the college ranking season and especially if you’re a prospective college student or a parent, these shorthand markers of a school’s quality, value, and – let’s face it – prestige, are a big deal. More...

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Crews working overtime to finish Cardinal Stadium upgrade by game time

University Business Magazine logoWhen the University of Louisville football team floods Cardinal Stadium on Saturday for the first home game of the season, fans will finally get to experience the extra suites, seats and other upgrades U of L spent the last two years building. More...

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VitalSource acquires data platform Acrobatiq

University Business Magazine logoLeading digital content provider VitalSource Technologies LLC has acquired the assets of learning and data analytics platform Acrobatiq, Inc. The acquisition will dramatically expand access to cutting-edge and personalized digital course experiences designed to improve student outcomes. More...

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