25 octobre 2017

How ‘personalized learning’ can put college in reach for nontraditional students

University Business LogoTonight, how one university offers customized learning to fit the busy lives of nontraditional students. More...

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Radford upgrades with Hitachi

University Business LogoRadford University has a rich history spanning well over a century, and has earned a strong reputation for its use of technology in the learning environment. More...

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College towns feel pinch from rental sites like Airbnb

University Business LogoTime was when renting an apartment in one of this college town’s funky triple-deckers or two-family homes wouldn’t cost an arm and a leg. More...

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Rural Regional College growing to fill area’s needs

University Business LogoThe world is always changing, and higher education in northern Pennsylvania is evolving in response. More...

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Putting the campus store at the center of higher ed affordability

University Business LogoHow can campus stores remain relevant as students search to purchase their learning materials as cheaply as possible? Launch and scale a program that reduces prices for students while keeping the sale of all course materials in the campus store. More...

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Ohlone College pockets more than $9,000 from ‘free’ campus parking

University Business LogoOhlone College has collected more than $9,000 in fees over the past three years for what’s supposed to be free Sunday parking at its Fremont campus, data from the school shows. More...

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New effort underway to enroll more Calif. students tuition-free

University Business LogoCalifornia's community college system wants to boost the number of low-income students taking advantage of the state's free tuition option. To get the word out, the state is re-branding the program as the "Promise Grant." More...

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How college students understand free speech

University Business LogoHere’s the problem with suggesting that upsetting speech warrants “safe spaces,” or otherwise conflating mere words with physical assault: If speech is violence, then violence becomes a justifiable response to speech. More...

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College debt far from a uniform burden

University Business LogoTales of college graduates paralyzed by crippling student loan burdens are wildly exaggerated—in some corners of the country, like the West Coast. In New England, meanwhile, such horror stories are quite accurate. More...

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Trump, and most black college presidents, absent from annual meeting

University Business LogoEvery U.S. president since Jimmy Carter has pledged commitment to historically black colleges, or HBCUs.
And just about every year, HBCU leaders gather in Washington D.C., to lobby Congress and the White House. This year President Trump was not there to greet them, which was just as well because the meeting took place amid simmering frustration with the Trump administration. More...

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