Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 1:38pm
Weber State University officials have announced the creation of an endowed program for arts-integrated learning made possible by a $3 million gift from the Sorenson Legacy Foundation.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 1:31pm
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is the Blanche DuBois of Pennsylvania higher education. Like Tennessee Williams' tragic heroine in “A Streetcar Named Desire,” the university is both alluring and fragile. Despite all efforts to keep up appearances—and some illusions of grandeur—its past threatens to overwhelm its shaky present.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 1:28pm
Five years ago, the original goal for Alvernia's Values and Vision campaign was $24 million. At some point, the amount was increased to $27 million. Now, at the end of the campaign, more than 600 individuals helped raise more than $31.6 million, almost eight times the amount of any previous campaign.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 1:25pm
With financial and economic hardships plaguing the nation, a logical assumption would be that people are now taking a closer look at their money and making a greater effort to understand our financial system. However, most people, especially students, are not equipped to untangle the intricacies of their finances.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 1:13pm
Through a new financial initiative, administrators at Washington & Lee University, a small private college in Lexington, Va., said that, starting next fall, they will guarantee free tuition for undergraduate students whose family income is lower than $75,000.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 12:58pm
A preliminary report from the forensic auditor tasked with investigating claims of fraud at Alabama State University alleges family and friends of university trustees benefited financially from the school.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 11:24am
Think outside the box. The phrase is overused, but the actual practice is definitely underutilized. Yet, it still ranks among the most important tips for higher ed HR professionals who are involved in union negotiations.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 10:32am
While much has changed in enrollment management in recent years, one fact remains constant: the right kind of leadership is critical in achieving enrollment success. Several characteristics define leaders who are able to succeed within the realities of the profession today.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 09/12/2013 - 9:23am
NACUBO's 7th edition of College and University Business Administration, its core reference work for all phases of higher education management, is in progress. Individual chapters are being released online as they are completed and the first three chapters: Governance, Taxation, and Student Financial Services, are now available.