The crowds that we see visiting campus this week remind us that it is crunch time for many high school seniors. Those fortunate enough to have choices about what college to attend will make a big decision: picking the college that is just right for them. They are trying to envision where they will be most likely to thrive. Where will I learn the most, be happiest, and form friendships that will last a lifetime? How to choose? As I do each spring…
Mount Saint Mary's University Professor Discusses Trends in MBA Education
Mount Saint Mary’s University’s MBA program director Christian Teeter recently shared his insights into current trends in MBA education.
University of Denver Ranks Top in Colorado Among Colleges and Universities
The University of Denver ranks No. 89—best in the state of Colorado—in the inaugural list of U.S. colleges and universities from the Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education (WSJ/THE). The ranking is based on 15 factors across four categories: Forty percent of each school’s overall score comes from student outcomes, including how th...
Coming from a small town public school in central Maine, I was, if not exactly a “babe in the woods,” unprepared for the sophisticated, diverse, and challenging environment I found at Wesleyan when I entered in the fall of 1965. For instance, a colorful character named Bill Gilmore was my first ever non-white friend. Weeks into our first semester we attended a popular Sidney Poitier movie in which, once again, the wise and kindly “colored” man saved the day for some apple-cheeked nuns…
A top 100 national university
"Chicago," the longest-running American musical in Broadway history, is coming to Miller Auditorium for one performance at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28 February 20 In the final step of a journey that began some seven years ago, the WMU Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine has been granted full accreditation from the Liaison Committee on Medical Education February 13 For their work in renovating Heritage Hall,…
Ultimate Medical Academy K-20 Education Summit Panel of Education Expe
TAMPA, Fla. (PRWEB) March 08, 2017 A panel of educational experts will discuss “Access without progress is an empty promise” at Ultimate Medical Academy’s inaugural K-20 Education Summit (#UMAK20
Discover the College of Education at Ashford University
Education is an investment. An investment in your dreams. In your belief in yourself. In your singular ability to improve your future by giving yourself the tools you need to confidently pursue and ultimately achieve your goals.
UT named a Top Military-Friendly University
For the third consecutive year, The University of Toledo has been named a Top Military-Friendly University by Military Advanced Education & Transition “A record number of schools responded to our extensive survey, and MAE&T staff evaluated each submission by our strict criteria,” said Kelly Vodel, editor of the magazine. “Schools are evaluated by their achievement in military culture, financial aid, flexibility, general support services, on-campus support…
Professional Planners Guide
Whether you are planning an annual convention, tradeshow or motorcoach excursion, the Professional Planners Guide (PPG) should be your No. 1 resource. Inside you will find information on hotels, things to do, dining, shopping, venues, the Pennsylvania Convention Center, group-friendly options and more. Keep it on hand throughout your planning process to make sure the …
A Unique Guide to Adventist Colleges and Universities
I invite you to take a few moments and acquaint yourself with the Adventist colleges and universities within the North American Division. They are each unique and as varied as their locations. Yet they share a sense of mission: to serve the church and prepare young people to serve their communities Within these pages you will see some of the amazing and outstanding ways that Adventist higher education has fulfilled its aim to serve the world. Our colleges and universities provide a world-class…
Never miss a class again: Wilmington University is streaming classes in real-time
New Castle, Delaware, United States Most people in industries around the world will tell you that video is the present and the future. Industries like advertising, journalism, entertainment, and even education are embracing the video format to completely transform their industries. Video has become so important because it stimulates all parts of the brain and allows for the person to feel like they were there to…
5 Tips to Prepare for a Foster Care or Adoption Home Study
Prepare for a foster care or adoption home study by taking a deep breath, relaxing, and welcoming the home study writer into your home. Use the checklists!
What qualities and skills should your university relations team possess?
When talent acquisition leaders select their own recruitment team members who will fill their organization’s entry-level roles, what kind of people should they look for? Specifically, given generational changes and changes to HR technology, do you know what qualities will serve your college or campus recruiters best? I spoke with Paula Harvey, who is VP of Human Resources at Schulte Building Systems . In addition to…
The UK's 10 best universities for academic excellence, according to China
The universities of Cambridge and Oxford have, again, paved the way as being the top institutions in the UK for providing the best in academic excellence, according to Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s annual Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).
How a pilot project in Kenya helps refugees go to university
Just 1% of refugees in the world are able to continue education beyond secondary school.
How can universities tackle religious discrimination?
Religion-based harassment of students on campus is growing. This is a diversity and equality issue, and should be treated as such
University Of Maryland Medical Center Named Top Hospital
The University of Maryland Medical Center is one of the nation's top hospitals, according to the annual Leapfrog Group survey. This is the seventh year UMMC has received this distinction.
The Economist ranks Waynesburg University in top 100
Waynesburg University ranked in the top 100 nationwide in The Economist’s recently released, first-ever college rankings, which measured four-year, non-vocational American colleges based on alumni earnings above expectation.
What the 1970 Kent State shootings tell us about universities then and now
The May 4, 1970 shootings at Kent State still loom large in our national conscience. What do these events tell us about the role of the university in today's climate of student protest?
Why Keiser University Latin American Campus?
Discover our intimate campus, where students come from all over the globe to thrive with world-class professors, in small classes, in a peaceful, scenic and historical setting.