Achieving the Dream launched new tools to increase college and career readiness at community colleges by hosting the College Readiness Institute and releasing a series of practitioner briefs titled, “Right from the Start.”
BLTa, a Philadelphia-based architecture and interior design firm, will oversee the $28.5 million renovations as Penn State looks to renew existing, historic facilities and invest in the university’s future.
Video Mount Products (videomount.com), a leading provider of mounting solutions for the security, commercial, residential, and pro audio/video markets, will showcase the new ERWEN-12E and ERWEN-15E 19-inch wall rack enclosures during 2014 ISC West, held in Las Vegas, Nev. from April 2-4 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, booth 1046.
This appointment comes on the heels of the College announcing the restructuring of its academic divisions to better align programs with potential career and transfer tracks for students, as well as aid in the retention of students.
Hanover Research, a global leader in information services, announced the results of an analysis of the current state of for-credit online education at both the undergraduate and graduate levels at predominantly non-profit institutions.
Helix Education (previously Datamark), a provider of student lifecycle technologies and services, has expanded its executive committee to include thought leaders and education technology experts who have decades of experience working for and with colleges and universities.
Achieving the Dream released Continuous Improvement for College Completion: Arkansas Builds a System-Level Strategy for Community College Student Success during a session at DREAM 2014. This report details the coordinated efforts of Arkansas that has significantly improved the progress of student outcomes at two-year colleges across the state.
Stamats, the nation’s leading higher education research and marketing firm, announced the acquisition of The Thorburn Group, a brand agency serving consumer icons such as Disney, Harley-Davidson, Target and Porsche.
Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences has received a multimillion dollar IBM (NYSE: IBM) Supercomputer that will place NSU’s research at the forefront of computational biology, data mining, graphic visualization and software engineering.
The Approval Board, which will review and approve plans for tax-free areas submitted by private universities and colleges, builds on the progress made in implementing this groundbreaking initiative created by Governor Cuomo to jumpstart the economy by attracting businesses, drawing new private sector investment and generating jobs.
Kaplan University has launched its Center for Excellence in Financial Services to provide individuals with news, trends and best practices in such high demand disciplines as accounting, investment and wealth management, financial planning, real estate, risk management and insurance.