Operational Efficiencies

From UB

Case studies on how small ideas bloomed into noticeable savings

November, 2017

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Cost cut

Refurbishing rather than replacing classroom tablet armchairs

Savings


Link to main story: Colleges tackle budget pruning


$370,000 on 1,000 chairs

Trigger

College campus diversity chiefs on the job

October, 2017
Source: “The Critical First Year: What New Chief Diversity Officers Need to Succeed,” Witt/Kieffer, 2017, UBmag.me/cdos.

Nearly two-thirds of chief diversity officers (CDOs) at colleges report they are the first to hold that role at their school, according to a study.

Look to the Future: Driver not needed

September, 2017

Driverless shuttle service debuted this fall at the University of Michigan’s North Campus.

Fleet management providers on making fleets and fleet management more efficient

September, 2017

What has been the biggest operational efficiency game changer in the last couple of years?

Faculty housing programs at various colleges and universities

September, 2017

Nationwide, the scope of faculty and staff housing programs varies as much as campus locations do.

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10/18/2017

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10/12/2017

Campus safety has become increasingly complex. Higher ed leaders face the threat of serious safety incidents on their campuses every day, while changing legislative mandates only add to the complexity. Ensuring that safety training and processes are up-to-date can be challenging. As a result, many institutions are adopting more efficient processes and individualized technology solutions that improve campus safety while saving time and money.

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How can colleges and universities foster connectivity and collaboration in and out of the classroom?