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Marion Technical College’s Buy-One, Get-One tuition model will fund all sophomore-year tuition costs for students working toward an associate’s degree.

Campuses want to tighten security and turn information into action. This has caused an unprecedented surge in demand for safety and data personnel.

Source: “College Completion Through a Latino Lens”; Excelencia in Education, 2018

Latino students complete degrees at lower rates than other ethnic groups—and are more likely to still be enrolled after six years. Higher ed institutions are developing supports as a result.

Elaine Maimon is president of Governors State University and author of "Leading Academic Change: Vision, Strategy, Transformation."  Maimon also co-founded the “Writing Across the Curriculum” movement.

In Leading Academic Change, Governors State University President Elaine Maimon discusses the challenge of turning the two-year school into a four-year, full-service, regional public university.

The growing interest in artificial intelligence may hold the key to a more personalized learning experience.

A culturally rich, historically black neighborhood in Pensacola, Florida, has been experiencing gentrification.

To keep the legacy of the Belmont-DeVilliers community alive, a local engineer is guiding a group of University of West Florida undergraduates creating a virtual version of the neighborhood—along with a small brick-and-mortar museum to showcase the project. 

It’s just one of many such opportunities at West Florida.

As the trend in active learning classrooms has accelerated internationally, colleges in the U.S. can learn from the cutting-edge classroom design and technology that other countries have built.

Learning benefits aside, undergraduate research serves as a recruiting and retention tool, and also is a way to bring in tuition and grant revenue.

BUILDING BUSINESS LEADERS—Impressive facilities can be a key consideration for prospective b-school students. Miller Hall, a $75 million project that is the home of William & Mary’s Mason School of Business, was completed in 2009.

Here’s how sharing student success data can help MBA programs attract new students, prove ROI value and connect with the business community.

A number of colleges have announced that they won’t hold students liable who have received disciplinary actions for protesting gun violence.

Half of community college students report transferring as a goal but have never taken advantage of transfer advising, says a 2018 national report.

Jonathan Green is president of Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania.

The expansion of international education that has been a critical financial stimulus for American colleges and universities has experienced an alarming setback.

BUDDING LEARNERS—Lab-k program kindergartners sport their Bethel College pride for an event on campus.

There’s a new kind of nontraditional college student in America, with elementary school kids being seen increasingly on American higher ed campuses.

Quiz: Are data silos a problem on your campus?

Here’s what several higher ed institutions are doing to break down or connect data silos.

Philip DiStefano is chancellor of the University of Colorado Boulder and board member of the Association of American Universities.

We are gambling with our nation’s future by pricing its brightest young minds out of higher education. The divestment in public higher education has resulted in infinitely rising tuition and fees far outpacing inflation.

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