29 septembre 2018

In race for students, colleges offer to match tuition at rival schools

University Business Magazine logoEscalating the heated battle for students, some private colleges are offering to match public in-state tuition. More...

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Penn Community, Cairn University announce partnership

University Business Magazine logoIn this role, the Buckingham-based bank will provide banking services for students, faculty and staff through an on-campus, restricted-access branch which will open in late August. More...

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Spider Solar Array will match 100 percent of U. of Richmond’s electricity needs

University Business Magazine logoThe University of Richmond plans to purchase renewable energy from a large Virginia solar installation. The move makes UR the first institution of higher education in the southeast to match 100 percent of its electricity needs with solar energy. More...

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Saint Mary’s U. of Minn. extends partnership with Wiley

University Business Magazine logoSaint Mary’s University of Minnesota, a private, non-profit Lasallian Catholic educational institution, and Wiley Education Services, a division of Wiley that provides tailored services and technology solutions to higher education institutions, are pleased to announce a 10-year extension of their existing partnership. More...

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Universities look outward to transform campus real estate into strategic asset

University Business Magazine logoUniversities continue to face declining revenues from tuition and public support, leading university leaders to consider how to transform their campus real estate from a cost center into a strategic asset. More...

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Kroger partners with area college to ramp up tech in grocery industry

University Business Magazine logoKroger is taking another major step to position itself ahead of competitors when it comes to ecommerce in the grocery industry. More...

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New at UBTech 2019: Technology Leadership Track

University Business Magazine logoThe new Technology Leadership program track at UBTech 2019 will feature sessions by and for campus CIOs and other tech leaders. Find out how you can be a part of this program. More...

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Co-op programs steer arts majors toward careers

University Business Magazine logoCo-op programs at higher ed institutions are providing work experience and network-building opportunities to help arts students map out career paths. They’re boosting enrollment, too. More...

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President's response to the report of the Commission on Institutional History and Community

University Business Magazine logoAlmost a year ago I delivered my inaugural address in front of Lee Chapel and reminded the audience that "We are justifiably proud of our distinctions, but never complacent. Our motto -- non incautus futuri -- not unmindful of the future -- reflects our commitment to self-examination, to asking how we can remain who we are while also getting better, to asking how we can contribute even more to the world in which our students will live their lives." More...

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University supercomputers are science's unsung heroes, and Texas will get the fastest yet

University Business Magazine logoSupercomputers are powerful machines with great names—Blue Waters, Bridges, Jetstream, Comet. But a new one will soon be joining that list: Frontera. The $60 million machine will live at the University of Texas at Austin and is scheduled to come online next year. More...

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