Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 09/22/2011 - 5:49pm
Today's inaugural hearing of the Joint Oversight Committee on Higher Education Governance, Excellence and Transparency featured national experts weighing in on how — and how not — to make universities in Texas more accountable and transparent. But the gloves really came off during the public testimony.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 09/22/2011 - 5:48pm
At the first Ohio University Faculty Senate meeting of the fall, President Roderick McDavis discussed a proposal being considered in the Ohio Legislature that would cut red tape for universities in exchange for meeting financial and academic requirements.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 09/20/2011 - 7:22pm
After only six years of having its students sit for the test, Florida International University’s relatively young College of Law has achieved the highest bar passage rate in Florida, according to just-released results from The Florida Board of Bar Examiners.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 09/18/2011 - 8:56pm
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries, today joined U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan along with other government, education, and technology leaders at the White House for the launch of the Digital Promise initiative, a public-private research and development collaborative aimed at further advancing the learning technologies critical to students and educators.