Admin & Management
UB Op-Ed: The value of community college partnerships
One of the absolutes of higher education is that no two students are alike, so there are no two identical paths to a degree. As educators, we know the challenges of getting our students to a degree won’t be easily solved without innovative ideas that give community college students more options to achieve their goals.
UB Op-ed: Education’s many stakeholders (An article revisited)
In 2005, we published an article in University Business on the importance of educational institutions recognizing the influence and voices of students, parents, communities and employers in the academic enterprise. Five observations stand out as we revisit and reconsider the stakeholder question in 2019.
Centralizing faculty support staffing at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
When the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee added a biomedical department to the six departments already under its umbrella in 2016, administrators realized that a faculty support staff decentralized by department would no longer suffice.
Industry News: Terra Dotta, Monarch, SunVest Solar Inc., RetiSpec, Ex Libria Alma and Sheetz Inc.
Higher ed institutions in Michigan, Arkansas, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Hawaii and Pennsylvania will deploy new systems to help manage study abroad programs, stream live events, save energy, handle electronic resources and more.