12 janvier 2018

Closing Gaps in Tennessee

HomeBy Ashley A. Smith. Despite tackling college access head-on, challenges remain in Tennessee as the state grapples with decreasing adult student enrollment and an achievement gap for African-American students. More...

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Caution on Expanding Community College 4-Year Degrees

HomeBy Ashley A. Smith. Despite enthusiasm for four-year degrees offered by California community colleges, a state report calls for more time before expanding the programs. More...

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4 Ways Universities Can Better Engage with Nontraditional Students

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. Higher education institutions can leverage technologies and data to prepare learners for success. For colleges and universities to succeed today, treating nontraditional students as the norm is becoming quite important. More...

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06 janvier 2018

Liberty making a splash with new Daktronics displays

University Business Magazine logoLiberty University continues a long-standing relationship with Daktronics (NASDAQ-DAKT) of Brookings, South Dakota, with the installation of two new LED video displays at Liberty Natatorium for aquatics events in Lynchburg, Virginia. Both displays were manufactured and installed this fall to elevate the live event experience for Flames fans. More...

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Education critical in improving West Tennessee

University Business Magazine logoThe past few weeks in local education have shown there is something to look forward to in our upcoming generation currently earning their education in high school and college. More...

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Legal pot won't change Hancock College drug testing

University Business Magazine logoOnly a handful of California's 114 community colleges run drug-testing programs for student-athletes, and Hancock College is one of them. More...

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Here’s how Washington could shape higher ed in '18

University Business Magazine logoThe year ahead could usher in significant changes in the federal government’s role in higher education. Events set in motion in 2017 will loom large, though resolutions may be years in the making. More...

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Suit claims university, sorority and party host are liable in student's 2013 death

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Shortly after midnight on Oct. 18, 2013, 19-year-old Ethan P. Connolly, a sophomore at the University of Delaware, was fatally hit by a truck while walking across Del. 896. More...

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Missouri Expands Performance Funding for Public Colleges

HomeBy Paul Fain. Missouri's Coordinating Board for Higher Education this week voted to expand a performance-funding formula for public institutions, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported. More...

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Another Shot at Becoming a Nonprofit

HomeBy Ashley A. Smith. Officials at the for-profit Grand Canyon University are announcing today that they will attempt another conversion to nonprofit status and have submitted an application to the institution's accreditor. More...

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