Higher ed leaders are still welcome to submit proposals to speak at the UB Tech® 2020 conference, to be held June 15-17 in Las Vegas. We are looking for proposals from leaders and innovators in campus technology and esports—people who can share their expertise and experience in a dynamic and informative presentation.
Although the news media has focused on a number of serious issues in higher ed, including the admissions scandal and the devastating impact of student debt, not much has been said about demographics, says David M. Steele-Figueredo, president of Woodbury University in Burbank, California.
To read the headlines about college admissions, one would think it’s much more difficult to get into college now. This couldn’t be further from the truth, says Terry Cowdrey, an enrollment management consultant who is currently serving as the interim vice president of enrollment at Beloit College in Wisconsin.
As 2019 marks the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, James E. Samels, of The Education Alliance and the law firm Samels Associates, discusses how the life of Winston Churchill reminds us that vision and courage can triumph over seemingly impossible odds. He recently visited Westminster College in Missouri, the home of the National Churchill Museum.