Table of Contents: University Business, July 2015

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Transitioning to digital-only sales of course materials, some campus stores are shuttering. Others are selling anything BUT the books.
UB’s annual construction report: Behind the action on campus construction
How and why institutions are designing, marketing and funding student success centers on campus


Behind the News

Also popular are social media-based days of giving and crowdfunding events
Growing an international presence on two-year-college campuses
Number of larger corporations offering these programs expected to grow
Colleges and universities testing live-video-streaming app called Periscope
Students can take classes for free but must pay fees to earn credits

Professional Opinion

Bowling Green programs boosted with help from public and private sector
Victims turn to Title IX when schools fail to act

Sense of Place

New projects also underway at Northwood University and New Jersey City University

Human Resources

Affordable Care Act scrutiny forces schools to tighten tax classifications of employees

Internet Technology

How colleges can funnel visits from home page to admissions and other key web pages

People Watch

C. Reynold Verret appointed the next president of Xavier University

In Every Issue

On Topic

Arizona State president sees an inclusive, tech-heavy higher ed model for a new time



A certain company’s retail stores become a model for college tech support

Campus Finance News


10 ways to extend lessons on financial aid and broader money management to parents