The non-degree granting, for-profit sector of higher education has been experiencing success with coding and other technology boot camps since 2012. Encouraged by that success, both public and private degree-granting institutions have jumped on the bandwagon in recent years.
What if we heard other people’s words not as a position to be refuted or applauded, but as a story to be understood? What if we thought about how those stories got created and what concerns they might reflect? By listening to others as tellers of stories that deserve to be understood, maybe we can develop our capacities for citizenship in a democratic, free and pluralistic society.
New leaders for Taylor University, Concordia University, Guilford Technical Community College, York College and LaGuardia Community College. …President of University of Saint Francis announces plans to step down. …Sierra College mourns loss of its president. …Former Norfolk State University president has died.
Building a faster, scalable approach to service delivery can do more than reduce costs. Institutions that pair technology investments with redesigned processes for managing finance, human resources and other administrative services create runway for future innovation.
Public research universities are understandably proud of their partnerships with communities, corporations and government laboratories. The nation has reaped an enormous return on its investments in university research, scholarship and creative activity.
Over the last three years, in an attempt to isolate and better understand the effects of financial factors on student success, we looked at various financial variables. Based on this analysis, we determined that unmet financial need is often the most significant factor in a student’s decisions to leave the institution.
Public higher education institutions in Baltimore City need to be restructured to serve more effectively the educational and economic needs of the city and state. The time has come to create a new governance structure involving the University of Baltimore (UB), Coppin State University and Baltimore City Community College (BCCC).
It’s not too late to join us at the Community College Risk Management Consortium. This conference brings together risk management professionals from across the country for sessions on a variety of high profile risk topics including: Next Chapter of Title IX: What to Know and What To Do and Child Safety Programs.
If you read the headlines, you may have the impression that the challenges facing higher education are greater than the opportunities. But the headlines obscure a larger truth: The work we do has never been more important – for the students we educate, the patients we heal and the communities we serve and help grow.
New leaders for Goucher College, Carson-Newman University, Muhlenberg College and West Valley-Mission Community College District. …Presidents from N.C. Wesleyan College, Muhlenberg College, Marist College and Franklin College announce resignations. …Former presidents from Barry University and Washington & Jefferson College have died.