Lauren Williams

Products Editor

Lauren Williams is Products Editor for University Business and its sister publication District Administration.

Articles by Lauren Williams

University Business, July 2014

A survey covering 21 social networks found colleges and universities use only four to recruit.
Nearly four in 10 seniors reported using Snapchat but fewer than 3 percent of colleges and universities recruited with it
Ball State University has selected Paul W. Ferguson as its 15th president. He comes to the Indiana school from The University of Maine.
Also: The University of Baltimore and Union College (Neb.) pick new leaders

University Business, June 2014

Most-mentioned schools mostly using Twitter to broadcast university and industry news
Building centralizes politics, foreign languages and other global-affairs programs
New Akron President Scott L. Scarborough will leave his post as provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at The University of Toledo.
Other people news: M. David Rudd chosen as 12th president of The University of Memphis

University Business, May 2014

In-state students could attend college for free and pay percentage of incomes back after graduation
Marylou Yam was provost and vice president for academic affairs at Saint Peter’s University (N.J.).
More people news: University of Phoenix has hired University of Michigan CFO Tim Slottow as its new president

University Business, April 2014

 John Michael Lee, Jr. is vice president of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities' Office for Access and Success.
First HBCU Innovation and Entrepreneurship Collaborative Symposium taking place in late March
Eric J. Barron is leaving Florida State University to become The Pennsylvania State University's 18th president.
More people news: E. Gordon Gee was named West Virginia University’s permanent president

University Business, March 2014

Michael V. Drake is The Ohio State University’s 15th and first black president.
Also: University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken accepts chancellor position at City University of New York