24 décembre 2017

Ky.'s universities brace for 'bigger cuts than they’ve ever seen'

University Business Magazine logoAlready feeling strapped from a decade of funding cuts, Kentucky's public universities are bracing for more pain as lawmakers try to fill an estimated $1 billion hole in the budget. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 06:34 - - Permalien [#]


Higher ed leadership: Intensified focus on cost control and student success

University Business Magazine logo“No margin, no mission!” is how one respondent to UB’s 2018 Outlook survey of campus leaders described the high stakes involved in raising more tuition revenue, non-tuition revenue and fundraising dollars in 2018. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 06:33 - - Permalien [#]

The changing landscape of student protest in higher ed

University Business Magazine logoRepublicans came within striking distance of making graduate school much more expensive for more than 140,000 students who receive tuition waivers. The provision, which only passed in the House version of the tax bill, sparked a nationally coordinated opposition campaign that accomplished its goals amidst the bigger stories this month. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 06:31 - - Permalien [#]

Universities worry what tax plan will mean for scholarships

University Business Magazine logoWhile Republican lawmakers say their tax reform bill that is expected to pass this week will stimulate the economy, leaders of some colleges and universities worry it could stifle their ability to give a higher education to lower-income students. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 06:31 - - Permalien [#]

UCM expands Innovation Track

University Business Magazine logoThe Innovation Track concept that the University of Central Missouri created to enable high school students to earn up to 30 hours of college credit is being extended to the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District to provide expanded degree completion opportunities in cooperation with Metropolitan Community College – Longview. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 06:29 - - Permalien [#]


The California State University System chooses EAB

University Business Magazine logoThe California State University (CSU) has chosen EAB as its partner to improve outcomes for its almost 500,000 students. EAB announced that as part of the agreement, the CSU will provide its universities access to EAB Campus, a student success management system (SSMS). More...

Posté par pcassuto à 06:28 - - Permalien [#]

University presidents: We’ve been blindsided

University Business Magazine logoUniversity presidents say they have been blindsided by charges that they are catering to the wealthy at the same moment that conservatives attack them for elitism, turning their once-untouchable institutions into political punching bags. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 06:28 - - Permalien [#]

University enrollment decline continues into sixth straight year

University Business Magazine logoUniversity enrollment continued to decline in the fall for the sixth straight year, adding more bad news to the woes of financially stretched colleges and universities, new figures show. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 06:27 - - Permalien [#]

Stockton expanding EOF program to Atlantic City campus

University Business Magazine logoStockton University’s already popular Educational Opportunity Fund program will grow next year with a focus on Atlantic City, the college announced. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 06:26 - - Permalien [#]

Fischer International Identity partners with Ellucian

University Business Magazine logoFischer International Identity, the leader in cloud and on-campus identity management and governance solutions for higher education, today announced a partnership with Ellucian, a provider of software and services built to power higher education. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 06:25 - - Permalien [#]