Lauren Williams

Products Editor

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

Articles by Lauren Williams

University Business, January 2015

UB Top Products
Presenting the 2014 University Business Readers’ Choice Top Products
Incoming University of Illinois president Timothy L. Killeen is currently vice chancellor for research and president of the Research Foundation of the State University of New York.
University System of Georgia appoints Tom Hackett interim president of Columbus State University

University Business, December 2014

W. Kent Fuchs, provost of Cornell University, led a team that created a new graduate applied sciences campus in New York City.
As Cornell's provost, Fuchs developed strategic plan for achieving academic preeminence

University Business, November 2014

New area collects rainwater, provide gathering place for football fans
Catholic University of America's LEED Lab certifies students in green building
As second-ranking officer at the University Southern Calfornia, Elizabeth Garrett oversees 18 professional schools.
Sen. John E. Thrasher chosen as president at Florida State University

University Business, October 2014

Sixteen states have joined the "15 to Finish” campaign to encourage students to take full course loads each semester.
Program touts full course-load to increase academic success and decrease debt
Norman Francis of Xavier University is longest-serving university president in the country. He became president in 1968.
In other people news, Mark Schlissel is inaugurated as University of Michigan’s 14th president

University Business, September 2014

Colleges and universities providing students’ retail needs right on campus
MOOC SuperText could improve the student experience and reduce costs, a research team says.
“SuperText” may be a threat or an opportunity