Table of Contents: University Business, May 2015

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Cover Story

The benefits and pitfalls of establishing an overseas campus



The benefits and pitfalls of establishing an overseas campus
Addressing need-to-know and curious-about questions related to pedestrian passageways and maintenance tunnels below campus
Colleges reset tuition, expand programs to withstand higher ed market pressures
Energy efficient, low-waste and locally-sourced dining gets institutions closer to overall environmental goals


Behind the News

University offers students a game development track in computer science
Park University’s “Excuses” campaign pokes fun at students' excuses for not attending college
Students, faculty demand The University of North Carolina change name of building named for Ku Klux Klan member
Presidents from several Indiana colleges and universities express opposition
Eight L.A.-area community colleges team with high schools and employers to support workforce
UB reader survey finds administrators urging students to drown out harmful comments

Sense of Place

Morehead State University has four new facilities on the way for fall 2016 openings

Professional Opinion

Sweet Briar’s closing puts us one step closer to a higher education system without choice
Critical success factors for technological innovation: an IT leader’s perspective.
Habits begun in college may carry on long after graduation Habits begun in college may carry on long after graduation

Internet Technology

Look beyond vanity measurements to tackle the real questions

Human Resources

Increase participation in retirement programs by providing training in day-to-day finance management

People Watch

Ohio’s Ashland University selects Carlos Campo as its 30th president

In Every Issue

On Topic

Colleges and universities are still trying to find equilibrium in a volatile economy



Flipped 2.0: More colleges and universities may hire “coaches” to help faculty flip classrooms

Campus Finance News


Enabling employee professional development and research-related travels without placing undue strain on the budget