Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 01/22/2012 - 6:55pm
Ashley Ward, an aspiring idealist with waning faith in the world, was standing in the newsroom of her college paper at Humboldt State University in Northern California when a fellow student rushed in with startling news.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 01/18/2012 - 6:23pm
A newly released web platform is redefining visual storytelling, allowing higher education marketers to create customized stories on the fly to enhance lead generation, lead conversion and student relationship management initiatives. Sneezebox, also known as “WOW Factor in a Box”, combines interactive video which incorporates gaming technology, artificial intelligence and engagement analytics in a single platform to help colleges and universities connect with prospects and students based on shared interests and experiences.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 01/18/2012 - 6:04pm
As students strolled across the University of New Orleans quad on the first day of spring semester classes, they got a surprise. Standing at a table laden with bagels and coffee was UNO President Peter Fos, who took over Tuesday after the university went more than a year without a permanent leader in the post.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 01/17/2012 - 5:12pm
Pearson and Monster Government Solutions today announced a partnership designed to improve workforce readiness and job placement for students at private sector and career colleges. Through a new suite of products and services, the companies will provide real-time labor data and analytics solutions to help these institutions ensure their course offerings and programs match the occupations, skills, knowledge, certifications, work experience or education levels in demand by employers.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 01/16/2012 - 7:17pm
Early admission to top colleges, once the almost exclusive preserve of the East Coast elite, is now being pursued by a much broader and more diverse group of students, including foreigners and minorities.