Posts tagged: Business - Diverse

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

Mitchell: U.S. College System Underperforming

by Catherine Morris | May 2, 2016
The United States has some of the best colleges and universities in the world but is underperfo [...] Read more

Watanabe Dedicates Career to the Advancement of Asian Americans

by Lydia Lum | May 1, 2016
University of Massachusetts professor Dr. Paul Watanabe leads research designed to strengthen a [...] Read more

Yale President Defends Ivy League School’s Tax-exempt Status

by Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press | April 27, 2016
NEW HAVEN, Conn. ― Yale’s president defended his school’s tax-exempt status Wednesday as [...] Read more

ALONDA WILLIAMS

| April 20, 2016
ALONDA WILLIAMS has been appointed director of marketing, community relations and enrollment ma [...] Read more

RAJEEV PARIKH

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RAJEEV PARIKH has been named executive vice president for academic affairs at American Internat [...] Read more

Lumina Reports Uptick in College Completion

by Catherine Morris | April 11, 2016
College completion numbers show incremental improvement from last year, according to the annual [...] Read more

University of Arizona President Keeping Controversial Job at For-profit DeVry

by Astrid Galvan, Associated Press | April 7, 2016
TUCSON, Ariz. — The president of Arizona’s second-largest university continues to f [...] Read more

Initiative Aims to Eliminate Gaps Between Rich and Poor Students

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 3, 2016
Leaders from a group of public urban universities recently launched a new collaborative initiat [...] Read more

Study: Higher Ed Would Pay Steep Price for Unionized Adjuncts

by Jamal Eric Watson | March 31, 2016
As adjuncts throughout the nation continue to organize themselves into collective bargaining un [...] Read more

Expert: Higher Ed Needs to Embrace Assessments of Student Learning

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
Colleges and universities should embrace assessments of student learning in order to prove thei [...] Read more