08 octobre 2016

The least important question you can ask a college student

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. This fall, freshmen around the country are entering their universities for the first time. From the moment they set foot on campus, they’re bombarded with the same question: What’s your major. More...

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The changing higher education landscape

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. The past decade and a half has seen dramatic changes in the higher education landscape, characterized by significant growth in enrollment. More...

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Private college presidents talk cost, challenges

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Is college worth it?
The presidents of six private North Carolina colleges say it is. Their biggest challenge is keeping it affordable to the middle class. More...

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Higher education goes Hollywood

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. As I began my career in higher education in the late 1990s, technology seemed poised to upend the entire academic enterprise. More...

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Harvard’s humbling: Richest endowment may look more like Yale’s

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. In a rare comedown, Harvard is close to conceding defeat to Yale, at least when it comes to investing. More...

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October marks changes to college financial aid process

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. While the new school year has started, there are some important changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) process that current and aspiring college students, as well as their parents, need to know. More...

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The state of college admissions

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. or thousands of high school students, October marks the start of the college application season. Application deadlines approach, standardized tests and essays are finalized, and this year, there is an earlier start to the FAFSA financial aid application. More...

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House, Senate agree on cuts to N.M. higher ed

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. The House this morning finished voting on the last of its budget-balancing plans and recessed until later today, when the Senate is scheduled to return to the Capitol and the Legislature is expected to wrap up the special session that started last week. More...

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03 octobre 2016

Why America needs the virtues of humility

The ConversationBy . Like most Christians, Baptists believe that all people are sinners, that all of us are condemned by God’s righteous judgment and that there is nothing that we ourselves can do to alter that condition. More...

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Making college affordable: Eight essential reads

The ConversationBy . The larger questions that experts at The Conversation have raised are: Who is really affected by college debts? Will colleges raise tuition once the government starts paying? Will this further raise costs at public universities that have suffered budgetary cuts over the last many years? And who will continue to be left out. More...

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