Claims management errors turn serious losses into catastrophic events. Our panel of risk managers from institutions across the country shared insights, lessons learned and best practices adopted after working through real claims to provide valuable insights to help others minimize risks involved in a complex claim.
There’s probably a giant line item in your budget for viewbooks, mailers, postcards, program info packets, posters—and there’s an even bigger line item for postage. Cut it. Reduce frequency, economize language, create experiential, small viewbooks not novels, and think about how print can plug into a digital strategy.
Federal grants and loans provided under Title IV programs are especially susceptible to FCA violations because of the extensive requirements that attach to these funds. You can reduce your institution’s Title IV FCA risk by adhering to simple guidelines.
New presidents for U. of Akron, Nash Community College, West Virginia Northern Community College, Presentation College, Delaware State U. and Hope International U. …Leaders from Caldwell U., Maricopa County Community College District, Coker U. and Central State U. have resigned.
The Defense Department put out a call on social media seeking university-owned or commercially managed underground urban tunnels and facilities to host research and experimentation. Officials say underground passages can aid disaster response and combat operations.
An alumnus donates a Rembrandt drawing which is displayed prominently in the campus museum. A historian researching artwork stolen by the Nazis during World War II believes it is a stolen artwork. What should university leaders do? What risks and ethical responsibilities does the drawing now pose for the school?
With so many abrupt presidential departures lately, the need for intentional and effective transition processes for new presidents has become imperative. Yet, few colleges and universities have a thoughtful and thorough plan to onboard their new president and assure his or her success.
An app developed by a team of students at University of California, Berkeley promises to address campus food insecurity through the anonymous donation of meal swipes, between those who need them and those who have swipes to share. The team behind the app, called Bear Appétit, recently won the Modo Labs 2019 national student Ideathon competition.
All intercollegiate athletics programs come with an inherent amount of risk, however, in recent years there has been a tragic uptick in sports-related injuries and deaths linked to conditioning activities where coaches and other athletic personnel failed to follow proper guidelines for sports training and competition.
Over the past two years the #MeToo movement has drawn back the curtain on the longstanding and widespread mistreatment of many women in the workplace and stirred the conversation of the necessary changes going forward. The going forward part won’t be so easy.