31 juillet 2018

More misery in Missouri

University Business Magazine logoIndulging protesters can be expensive, as the University of Missouri is discovering three years after students successfully demanded the resignation of the president and chancellor. Last week the school said it will have to eliminate 185 positions on top of 308 cut last year. More...

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State of Ohio partners with Western Governors U.

University Business Magazine logoOhio Department of Higher Education Chancellor John Carey announced a new partnership that establishes WGU Ohio, an online, competency-based university created to expand access to higher education for Ohioans. More...

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Ariz. attorney general appealing dismissal of university tuition lawsuit

University Business Magazine logoArizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich is appealing a judge’s decision that said he has no legal right to sue universities over their tuition rates. More...

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University of New Hampshire selects Ex Libris Alma and Primo

University Business Magazine logoEx Libris, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that the University of New Hampshire (UNH) has chosen the Ex Libris Alma library services platform and Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution. The UNH Library is the 11th member of the Boston Library Consortium to adopt the Alma and Primo solutions. More...

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Getting higher ed prospect students closer to ‘yes’

University Business Magazine logoHere are some ways to cut through the clutter and close the deal with a certain type of prospective student fondly called “stealth” applicants. More...

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More Latino students stay in college than white students - but only if they're prepared

University Business Magazine logoThe sea of protesters at the State Capitol fighting for teacher pay raises put a human face on Arizona’s critical education challenges. More...

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These programs push viable – and cheaper – paths to N.C. State or UNC degrees

University Business Magazine logoN.C. State has a new plan to admit more graduates from eight regional community colleges, widening the pipeline of students on a more affordable path of higher education. More...

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Kaplan partners with Examity

University Business Magazine logoKaplan Nursing, a unit of its Test Prep services that prepares students for the NCLEX-RN Exam, today announced it has partnered with Examity, the leading provider of online proctoring and identity verification, to provide Kaplan's partner institutions (nursing schools) with greater flexibility in administering high-quality assessments. More...

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How to boost completion rates

University Business Magazine logoWith the nation's average six-year college completion rate for first-time, full-time students hovering around 59% according to the National Center for Education Statistics, institutions are constantly searching for best practices and strategies to enhance graduation outcomes. More...

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Even Rudyard Kipling felt iffy about If

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianThoughts from John Anzani, Richard Maidment and Mike Wright following the decision to erase Rudyard Kipling’s poem, If, from a display at the University of Manchester. More...

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