Chronicle of Higher Education
It’s becoming increasingly common at North American universities to have faculty create videos about their courses to attract students.
Because maintaining colleges with all their services is so expensive, work colleges as a model are getting more attention.
The Chronicle of Higher Education reports that there has been a movement for badges and other forms of “microcredentials” to ready students for jobs.
Small colleges that have seen enrollment drop in recent years must try new ways to attract students.
The Chronicle of Higher Education has published its 2014 Influence List and Nicole Hurd made it.
An article in The Chronicle Of Higher Education describes the prevalence of drugs, alcohol and sexual violence on campus.
The number of international students continues to grow with the biggest influx from China.
Goucher is the first college accepting a self-produced video instead of test scores and high-school transcripts.
Many freshmen starting school this year say they have a plan to make sure they graduate before 2020.
A new report out of MIT suggests matching modules rather than locking students into 12-week university courses may be a way to change college education.
Think of a college campus – classrooms, libraries, faculty offices. No more! A college of the future being built now in New York is intended to change with the technological times.
Students going overseas for health-related programs are performing examinations and delivering babies, putting their colleges at risk of legal liability.
Villanova is installing an online system in all residence halls that will allow students to control access to both inside and exterior doors using their smartphones.
The new SAT will be more relevant and mirrors students’ work in college, not deep algebra and obscure words – but it still may not be the best indicator of college success.
Data from veterans who used education benefits from the post 9/11 G.I. Bill seem to graduate with rates comparable to their non-veteran peers.