Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 11/21/2011 - 5:56pm
If the United States is really serious about competing with the work-centered countries of Asia, the key lies not in more government programs, but in restoring America’s own work-centered culture. The first step toward accomplishing this is to end the over-subsidization of higher education, which creates incentives for many to postpone work.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 11/17/2011 - 7:26pm
Iowa and other Midwestern states must better prepare their high school graduates for a post-secondary education and encourage more students to seek that education to help meet a pending deficit of educated workers, one higher education expert said Monday.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 11/16/2011 - 5:46pm
Tulane Unviersity and a Mexico City college will sign a memorandum of understanding on Friday in New Orleans that will lead to joint academic activities and exchanges of faculty, students and other school personnel.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 11/15/2011 - 7:31pm
The Louisiana State University Health System, which has operated with paper records to keep track of patient care, has launched what authorities promise will eventually grow into the nation's first public statewide electronic medical system.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 11/13/2011 - 7:06pm
The presidents of Rutgers University and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey said today they are now working together on a merger between parts of the schools — signaling that a decade-long standoff on the controversial proposal may be over.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 6:26pm
Kentucky's higher education Bucks for Brains program has won a national award for being a model of how states and regions create high-paying jobs through investments in science, technology and innovation.