Posts tagged: Business - Diverse

Mississippi’s LGBT Community, Objectors Locked in Rights Struggle

by Pearl Stewart | October 4, 2016
Mississippi laws targeting the LGBT community in the name of religious liberty. [...] Read more

Report Finds Black-White Wage Gap Worst Since 1979

by Catherine Morris | September 27, 2016
The wage gap between Black and White workers is the worst it has been since 1979, according to [...] Read more

Audit: Iowa State University Tax Expert Used School for Personal Gain

by Associated Press | September 20, 2016
AMES, Iowa ― Auditors say an agricultural law expert at Iowa State University collected $278, [...] Read more

2 Laid-off ITT Educational Employees File Federal Lawsuit

by Associated Press | September 7, 2016
CARMEL, Ind. ― Two employees laid off by the parent company of for-profit college chain ITT T [...] Read more

University of Arizona President Calls for Independent Probe of Medical Schools

by Associated Press | August 18, 2016
TUCSON, Ariz. ― The president of the University of Arizona has called for an independent inve [...] Read more

Diversity in Information Technology and Higher Education

by Rochelle R. Newton | August 4, 2016
Information technology, like most STEM fields, suffers from a divided work environment and a la [...] Read more

FIU Study Reveals False Pricing Caused $2.3 Trillion in U.S. Tax Loss

by Associated Press |
MIAMI ― A new Florida International University professor’s study has found that corporate t [...] Read more

University of Pittsburgh Hospital Network Paying $2.5M to Settle Overbilling Claims

by Joe Mandak, Associated Press | July 27, 2016
PITTSBURGH ― The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center has paid $2.5 million to settle some [...] Read more

CEO of Harvard’s $37B Endowment Resigns for Personal Reasons

by Associated Press |
CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts ― The chief of Harvard University’s $37 billion endowment is resig [...] Read more

Pros Advise Higher Ed Endowment Managers to Stick to Principles

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 14, 2016
When it comes to managing endowments at institutions of higher education and trying to acquire [...] Read more

Education Management Corp. Lays Off 3 Percent of Workforce

by Associated Press | June 23, 2016
PITTSBURGH ― Pittsburgh-based Education Management Corp. has laid off hundreds of employees a [...] Read more

Big Accreditor of For-profit Colleges Could Lose Authority

by Jennifer C. Kerr, Associated Press |
WASHINGTON ― A vote by an advisory panel to the Education Department could set the nation’s [...] Read more

Experts Say Internships Getting Tougher to Work Out

by Reginald Stuart | June 16, 2016
Recruiters and college career officers are expressing concern that internships may be in troubl [...] Read more

For-profit Education: 5 Steps to Improvement

by Joseph D’Angelo | June 6, 2016
For-profits educational institutions are under increased scrutiny as stiff regulation, declinin [...] Read more

The Common Habit That Undermines Organizations’ Diversity Efforts

| June 1, 2016
In 2003, a journalist named Katherine Rosman was at a party where she felt awkward and out of p [...] Read more