20 décembre 2017

DeVry Under New Ownership

HomeBy Ashley A. Smith. Adtalem Global Education, the company that owns DeVry University, announced Monday that ownership of the for-profit institution would transfer to Cogswell Education LLC. More...

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11 décembre 2017

Protocol on transfer of sentenced persons opened for signature

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "council of europe"Austria, Bulgaria, Luxembourg, Norway and Switzerland were the first to sign this new treaty which amends the Additional Protocol to the Convention on the Transfer of Sentenced Persons, taking into account the evolution in international co-operation in this field since its entry into force in June 2000. More...

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27 novembre 2017

We need to improve the transfer experience

University Business Magazine logoThere is a clear need to improve the experience for students who transfer. This was recently underlined by a report from the General Accounting Office (GAO), which details the ways students lose credit when they transfer and calculates the substantial cost to the federal government and to the student when this happens. More...

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25 novembre 2017

Student-Centered Transfer

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/confessions_of_a_community_college_dean_blog_header.jpgBy Matt Reed. Let’s say that you’re graduating a community college with an associate’s degree this Spring, and you want to go on for your bachelor’s in the Fall. How will you know which colleges will give you the best deal on accepting credits in transfer. More...

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To Transfer or Not to Transfer, That Is the Question

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/Screen%20Shot%202011-12-12%20at%2012.29.48%20PM.png?itok=ITDqfJNPGraduate and professional degrees have the potential to add another layer to one’s resume. By default, you are no longer a novice in your chosen field and have proved yourself to be an experienced researcher and/or practitioner. To dedicate the time and money to a graduate education requires a level of commitment that about 9.3% (Master’s) and 2% (Doctoral) of U.S. adults have completed, according to a 2017 article by Reid Wilson of The Hill. More...

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Higher Education Groups Issue Transfer Guidelines

HomeBy Paul Fain. Three higher education associations issued a joint statement Friday on student transfer and the awarding of college credits -- an area that has drawn increasing criticism in recent years. More...

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24 novembre 2017

Partnering for Transfer

HomeBy Ashley A. Smith. Getting 37 institutions to agree on new student transfer pathways isn’t easy, but the Minnesota State system seems to have accomplished it. More...

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18 novembre 2017

Transfert des Pacs aux mairies

Retour à l'accueilA compter du 1er novembre 2017 , le transfert des PACS (pactes civils de solidarité) des tribunaux d’instance aux mairies sera effectif. Afin d’accompagner les agent.e.s concerné.e.s le CNFPT propose une formation en ligne.
Ce module de formation comprend  7 vidéos et documents. Plus...

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16 novembre 2017

Toward a Canadian Knowledge Transfer Strategy: My Appearance Before the Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology

Toward a Canadian Knowledge Transfer Strategy: My Appearance Before the Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology
Michael Geist, 2017/06/02
Presentation by Michael Geist to a Canadian government committee on a study on intellectual property and tech transfer. He suggests that the government should look at knowledge transfer more broadly, and focus less on IP and patents. "The emphasis on university-based patenting is misplaced. More...

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27 octobre 2017

Takeaways from a two-time transfer

University Business LogoNearly two years ago, I packed up my bags and ended up in the middle of rural Ohio, ready to start my college experience. Little did I know that by the end of my sophomore year, I would have ended up applying to over eighteen different schools, attending three different elite colleges and universities before finally coming into my own. More...

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