03 janvier 2018

A&G Realty Partners completes sale of Daniel Webster College campus

University Business Magazine logoA&G Realty Partners has closed the sale of Daniel Webster College’s 53-acre campus, formerly owned by ITT Educational Services, to a Hong Kong-based user for $11.6 million, the company announced. The transaction—approved October 25, 2017 by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Indianapolis—followed the closing in November of A&G’s successful sale of the college’s aviation-specific facilities to Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU). More...

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02 janvier 2018

Women outpacing men in Texas college grad rates

University Business Magazine logoAt a coffee shop near Texas State University, a handful of male students occupied couches between classes, with one noticeable absence in the room — women. More...

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FAU employee defrauds university of $24,000

University Business Magazine logoA Florida Atlantic University employee was arrested for pretending to be a student and receiving refunds for about $24,000 worth of fraudulent checks, university police said. More...

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We know your kids are drinking and we need your help

University Business Magazine logoThis is the time of year when many college students return home to see family and friends, and to face nosy but well-meaning questions about school. Just as everyone at the holiday table will press them for information, students will be trying to assert some independence. More...

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Former scholarship recipient gives UWM $2M

University Business Magazine logoUniversity of Wisconsin-Milwaukee alumnus and former scholarship recipient Avi Shaked, along with his wife, Babs Waldman, MD, has given the university $2 million for scholarships in the College of Engineering & Applied Science and for the Lubar Entrepreneurship Center. More...

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4 myths about safe spaces at NU and other campuses

University Business Magazine logo“Come on, Mr. President, stop coddling your students.” “The real world is tough, and by treating undergraduates like helpless little children, you are failing to prepare them for it.” “This is a generation of entitled, self-absorbed whiners, so just cut out the PC, do your job, and educate them.” More...

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Baton Rouge CC misused student fees, missing $2M in property

University Business Magazine logoOfficials of Baton Rouge Community College failed to return $520,000 in federal funds on time, according to a state audit released Friday. More...

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Diversity and inclusion program coordinator

University Business Magazine logoThis position supports the mission of the Intercultural and International Student Services Department by primarily providing educational programming regarding diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice, and as the Coordinator of Intercultural LEAD, a student cohort based leadership program. More...

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University of South Dakota gets innovation grant

University Business Magazine logoAbout a million dollars in grant money is coming to South Dakota to help spur innovation. More...

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Graduation improvements and successes

University Business Magazine logoMany of us in higher education and across Idaho’s education system have spent a lot of time in recent years working to get more of Idaho’s students to go to college. In today’s economy, we all know how important postsecondary education is for individual success, and for our society. More...

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