28 février 2018

No go on Senate DACA bills

University Business Magazine logoThe Senate has failed to pass legislation that would have provided permanent legal status for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) enrollees and other Dreamers. More...

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Colleges are closing in on compliance

University Business Magazine logoIgnoring compliance isn’t an option. Institutional leaders can take action to ensure they’re on the right track today and to reduce the drain on existing resources. More...

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The higher ed legacy of our presidents — and how to carry that forward

University Business Magazine logoIn the current climate of anti-intellectualism, Presidents’ Day provides a valuable opportunity to reaffirm the deep connections between higher education and democracy and the efforts of U.S. presidents in support of our colleges and universities. More...

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Higher ed with remote reach

University Business Magazine logoAs more colleges make dual-enrollment classes available online, new options are emerging for structuring classes, boosting student/teacher interaction and ensuring content rigor. Here are some successful approaches. More...

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Fewer Americans are majoring in education, but will students pay the price?

University Business Magazine logoCollege students hitting the books these days are far less likely to be learning about teaching — and that could be putting future generations’ educational attainment at risk. More...

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Mission College gets a facelift with student center

University Business Magazine logoA South Bay college got a much needed facelift Wednesday that will make life much easier for its 7,000 students. More...

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Trump and DeVos call for massive cuts to college student aid programs

University Business Magazine logoThe Trump administration is seeking to slash nearly $4 billion in annual funding for student aid programs, but the two-year budget deal signed into law last week complicates that proposal. More...

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The Berea College carve-out

University Business Magazine logoPresident Trump and his congressional allies keep trying to protect their own constituents and allies from the agenda they’re putting in place for the rest of the country. It’s happened on offshore drilling, health care and taxes. More...

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27 février 2018

New initiative seeks to streamline classroom scheduling

University Business Magazine logoAnyone who has scheduled classroom space at the University of Arkansas knows it can be a challenge. Determining the classroom type, technology needs and location is overwhelming even to the most seasoned veteran. More...

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Student aid would fall by $15B under GOP bill

University Business Magazine logoAmericans enrolling in college over the next decade would receive about $15 billion less in subsidies than under current law if House Republicans pass their education bill, according to an official estimate Tuesday. More...

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