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MADISON, Wisconsin (AP) – The group leader of private colleges and universities in Wisconsin plans to retire after three decades at the helm. Rolf Wegenke, 73, became president of the Wisconsin Association of Private Colleges and Universities, also known as WAICU, in 1992. The Madison-based organization represents 23 private nonprofit schools and their nearly 54,000 …

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MADISON, Wisconsin (AP) – The group leader of private colleges and universities in Wisconsin plans to retire after three decades at the helm. Rolf Wegenke, 73, became president of the Wisconsin Association of Private Colleges and Universities, also known as WAICU, in 1992. The Madison-based organization represents 23 private nonprofit schools and their nearly 54,000 …

In an effort to strengthen its relationship with U.S. colleges, Google would grant all U.S.-based community colleges free access to its four professional certifications. In a statement, Lisa Gevelber, founder of Grow with Google, said the company is delighted to announce that all Google Career Certificate certifications will be made available to all community colleges …

Recently, Jeff Hickman, president of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education, called attention to the detrimental effects of geographically defined monopolies in higher education. These monopolies dictate that only one institution can offer in-person programs in a defined community or region. In Hickman’s words, “In Enid, for example, you can take freshman and sophomore …

John Locher / AP In this photo from April 26, 2021, a nursing student administers the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at a UNLV vaccination center. Through Hillary Davis (contact) Sunday 31 October 2021 | 2 a.m The deadline for employees of hospitals, prisons and universities in southern Nevada to be vaccinated against COVID-19 is looming. Here …

There are only six Disneyland parks in the world. One of them is located in Penny’s Bay, Hong Kong and as a cosmopolitan city it is also famous for its diverse multicultural environment, perfect for international students. There are only six Disneyland parks in the world. One of them is located at Penny’s Bay, Hong …

Arkansas State University-Newport and Black River Technical College presented awards to faculty, staff, alumni and students at the Arkansas Community College Conference held online on 11 and October 12. Courtney Clements of Pocahontas was selected as an Outstanding BRTC 2021 Professor for her dedication to the college and its students. Clements taught as an adjunct …

Some of the world’s largest tech companies, Google and Microsoft, are strengthening their relationships with US community colleges. “Today, we are delighted to announce that all of our Google Career Certificates will be available for free, at all community colleges in the United States and all vocational and technical high schools in the United States,” …

Connecticut, the state of New Mexico and Liberty are all in negotiations to join Conference USA, according to Chris Vannini of The Athletic. Conference USA has recently been plundered by other conferences which have swelled their ranks. The American Athletic Conference replaced its upcoming losses by announcing that six Conference USA schools – UAB, Florida …

The state is offering more programs to allow people to get the training and skills they need without going to college. Higher education is not the only option for getting a good job, and schools are feeling the impact. A new survey from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center shows the biggest drop in university …

One of two former Henderson State University chemistry professors accused of fabricating methamphetamine in a campus lab was acquitted on Wednesday by a jury in Arkadelphia. The Clark County Circuit Court jury deliberated nearly an hour before finding Terry David Bateman, 47, not guilty of manufacturing methamphetamine and two other less serious drug-related charges. Had …

Springfield, Illinois- (Effingham Radio) – The overall decline of the system ranks well below the national average of 5.6% Despite the major impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on community colleges nationwide in 2020, preliminary data shows the decline in Illinois community college enrollment is well below the national average, many of the 48 Illinois community …

Representative image (Photo: KK Sundar) Coimbatore District Collector GS Sameeran urged private higher education institutions not to force tribal students eligible for a government scholarship to pay the institution’s fees. In a statement from his office, Sameeran called on parents and tribal students to file a complaint either at his office or at the Adi …

Universities across the state are increasingly interested in forensic science, often referred to as “CSI effect, by offering expanded programs in these areas. University programs are uniquely positioned to provide strong candidates for jobs to often understaffed law enforcement agencies as science helps solve crimes. The growing popularity of these programs brought soldiers from the …

The Association of New Jersey State Colleges and Universities (NJASCU) has released a comprehensive economic impact study highlighting member institutions’ contributions to the state of New Jersey. Among the report’s key findings: NJASCU member institutions generate some $ 6.1 billion in economic activity in New Jersey each year, generating approximately $ 220 million in tax …

President Joseph R. Biden conceded in a town hall last week, that the tuition-free community college would be one of many policies dropped or scaled back in the Democratic Build Back Better agenda, thanks to opposition from moderate Senses. Joe Manchin (DW.Va.) and Kyrsten Sinema. (D-Arizona). It is a missed opportunity. The modest costs of …

SALT LAKE CITY – This fall, enrollments at Utah’s public colleges and universities increased by more than 4,600 students compared to last fall, according to the Utah Higher Education System. The system’s fall enrollment showed total enrollment was up 2.24% from a year ago to 211,954 students. As of fall 2020, the number of students …

Early Monday morning in Amherst, State Representative Lindsay Sabadosa boarded the B43 bus at the University of Massachusetts, joined by a small cohort of students advocating for medical abortion to be integrated into health care already offered in university health centers. The said “Repro Ride” at Planned Parenthood in Springfield took two and a half …

Most universities protect and maintain their reputations, and for good reason. This is not done out of vanity, but because our reputation makes a significant difference in how others choose to engage with us. A good reputation makes us more attractive to students and staff, it opens doors for collaboration and influence for change, and …

The number of students attending Texas community colleges fell below enrollment at four-year universities in the state for the first time since the 1990s, as many two-year schools continue to face strong demand. declining enrollments due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Council. Community colleges saw an almost 11% drop …

The number of students attending Texas community colleges fell below enrollment at four-year universities in the state for the first time since the 1990s, as many two-year schools continue to face strong demand. declining enrollments due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Council. Community colleges saw an almost 11% drop …

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Council has announced that the number of students attending Texas public universities offering four-year courses has increased. This is a first since the 1990s. In addition, schools offering two-year community college courses continue to struggle with the sharp drop in enrollment. The trend has started since the start of the …

Posted: 10/22/2021 16:47:33 PM In a move to cut costs, the New Hampshire university system plans to reduce its pension contributions and cut benefits for many of its full-time employees. The system seeks to reduce system-wide spending by $ 17 million, or approximately $ 3,800 per employee by fiscal 2023. The initiative began in 2018, …

This week’s American Public University System (APUS), whose name obscures the fact that it is a for-profit college, announcement he had signed an agreement with the chancellor’s office of the California Community Colleges (CCC) system that will allow graduates of these community colleges “to transition seamlessly to APUS as a junior – without loss of …

Nathalie HigginsEd Collier I am a proud first generation student and graduate of UMass Amherst. My younger brother graduated as an associate from MassBay Community College. Thanks to our parents’ dedication to making sure we had more opportunities than they did, we graduated without incurring student debt. Our story is not the norm. The average …

The year of Joe Biden’s slow withdrawal from his free college pledge meets little or only low-key protests from U.S. higher education, in part reflecting the lack of interest in the idea among institutions across four. years. In the latest setback to his 2020 campaign pledge, Mr Biden has publicly admitted that he doubts Congress …

CLEVELAND, October 21, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Clarity 2 Prosperity (C2P), a financial education, coaching and intellectual property development organization, announces the release of the new children’s book, “Days Can Be Sunny for Bunnies and Money”, inspired by his signature financial planning process, The Bucket Plan®, and Jason L Smith’s bestselling book “The Bucket …

Students walk across campus between classes at Idaho State University. (Photo courtesy of Idaho State University.) Idaho’s three universities have all reported an increase in enrollment for the fall – growth that almost wipes out their losses from the pandemic as of 2020. Four-year schools submitted their fall issues to the State Board of Education …

Lahore: The Online College Admission Systems (OCAS) web portal developed by the Punjab Information Technology Council (PITB) for the Department of Higher Education (HED) receives applications for postgraduate programs. intermediate and bachelor’s level across Punjab at selected public colleges. This is indeed the first time that online applications for the license have been opened on …

New Jersey’s top public colleges and universities generate $ 6.1 billion in economic activity in the state Seven member institutions of NJASCU deliver results in terms of economic outcomes, sustained jobs and return on government investment Trenton, NJ (October 20, 2021) – The Association of New Jersey State Colleges and Universities (NJASCU) today released a …

BILOXI, Mississippi (WLOX) – Fishermen wanting help with COVID-related losses in 2020 can now apply. The Ministry of Marine Resources on Wednesday opened a web portal for the second phase of the CARES law relief. The first round of the CARES relief money only applied to COVID-related business losses from January to June 2020. However, …

One of India’s leading information technology companies, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), which is also among the nation’s largest recruiters of graduates for IT jobs through college campus recruiting, seeks to fundamentally change the how it recruits talent every year. So far, IT companies like TCS, Infosys, Cognizant, Accenture, among others, which tend to hire tens …

LONDON, October 20. / TASS /. Two Russian universities made it to the top 10 in the Times Higher Education (THE) 2022 University Rankings for Emerging Economies, listing a total of 698 higher education institutions from 50 countries and territories. Lomonosov Moscow State University remains the leading higher education institution in Russia and is ranked …

Regional public colleges have long been workhorses in their states, providing residents with affordable and accessible higher education. These institutions had already faced years of budget cuts and state underfunding, compared to flagship projects, and many regional public institutions were facing daunting demographic trends that predicted problems for the future. . What new challenges has …

At first glance, Pennsylvania does not stand out from the second Ranking of academic freedom of expression, the results of a survey of more than 37,000 students at 159 colleges. You won’t find any of the state colleges listed near the top of the rankings, next to Claremont McKenna College, nor at the bottom, next …

The State Council of Community Colleges returned to North Carolina Community College System (NCCCS) on October 14 and 15 for their monthly meeting. It was their first gathering in the Council of State chamber since January 2020. Chairman of the Board, Burr Sullivan, welcomed two new members of the Board of Trustees: Tom Looney, appointed …

Our children are growing up in an unstable climate. It is already hurting their health, wealth and well-being. Universities can be leaders in helping young people acquire the knowledge they need to navigate this uncertain future. Curious Climate Schools, a project that directly connects young people with experts who can answer their questions on climate, …

Advocates and community college leaders in California applaud the state’s new legislation that allows two-year institutions to award four-year degrees. Assembly Bill 927, promulgated by Gov. Gavin Newsom on Oct. 6, makes the piloted baccalaureate programs at 15 community colleges permanent and allows other community colleges in the state to create the programs as well. …

PHOENIX – Arizona’s three state universities will comply with a federal mandate for government contractors and require their employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, unless waived, announced Friday officials. The University of Arizona, Arizona State University and Northern Arizona University requirement includes undergraduate and graduate students who are also employees of …

The Aspen Institute, a national leader in the student success program, postulates that community colleges play a critical role in workforce development. Their general mission is to provide academic programs and vocational training to prepare students for jobs or to transfer to four-year colleges and universities. In order to access and use community college training …

A few years ago, a Catholic preparatory school invited me to speak to its association of parents of pupils on the future of Catholic education. After describing how a truly Catholic education, emphasizing human and sacramental formation as well as intellectual competence, equipped young people to meet the challenges of a world that had gone …

The University of Portland has hosted thousands of students at its North Portland campus and has been successful in keeping COVID-19 cases relatively low, in part due to high vaccination rates. Hanin Najjar / OPB Portland’s Reed College has only reported four positive cases of COVID-19 since it began its fall semester in late August. …

By MARY SELL, Alabama Daily News Alabama community college credit enrollments rose more than 6% system-wide this fall, according to preliminary figures. Enrollment is now around 75,600 students taking courses that count toward degrees or certifications, up from 70,904 in fall 2020, according to data from the Alabama Community College System shared with Alabama Daily …

The billionaire CEO of Starwood Capital, an investment firm with more than $ 95 billion under management, has revealed he owns bitcoin and ether. “The US government, and all governments in the Western Hemisphere, print money until the end of time, and this is a finite amount of something that can be traded globally. “, …

A company plans to pay an analyst $ 6,800 for eight weeks to watch 706 episodes of “The Simpsons.” “The Simpsons” accurately predicted future events, such as the election of Donald Trump. The analyst would take note of important events on the show that could occur in the future. Loading Something is loading. Your binge-watching …

Amid a steady decline in COVID-19 cases, the government of Maharashtra has decided to reopen colleges and universities from October 20, as students, teachers and staff are all fully vaccinated. “All non-farm colleges, public universities, reputable universities, self-funded universities and affiliated colleges can start hosting physical classes from October 20. Both teaching and non-teaching staff …

Don Doucette, Chancellor of Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC), will retire on July 1, 2022, at the end of his current employment contract, after 11 years of seniority, according to a press release on Wednesday. The EICC board plans to conduct a national search for its successor. “Doucette took college [EICC] to the next level …

Montana Democrats filed another complaint Tuesday to challenge Senate Bill 319 – a law banning political activities, such as voter registration campaigns and political organizing, on state college campuses. According to the complaint, law passed by Republicans removes “increased political power from Montana’s younger voters” who typically vote for Democratic candidates. In addition, the lawsuit …

Across the United States States, community college enrollments have been drastically reduced by the pandemic’s impact on prospective students. In fact, community college enrollments in the spring of 2021 fell 9.5% from year to year. That’s a loss of around 476,000 students, contributing to the largest overall drop in higher education enrollment in more than …

Loading A spokesperson for UNSW Sydney said she was “committed to a cautious and gradual return to campus”. “In our first phase, until December 1, staff and students have been urged to continue working and studying from home where they can,” she said. “We do, however, allow staff and students who cannot work or study …

Current and prospective College of Southern Maryland (CSM) students will have the opportunity to learn how to transfer their credits from CSM to over 60 colleges and universities by attending the Fall Virtual Transfer Fair, October 11-14 . Maryland, outlet Historically black colleges and universities in the mid-Atlantic region are planning to participate in the …

ANKARA The Turkish Industry and Business Association (TÜSİAD) rejected the remarks of a French Senate report on the work of the Bosphorus Institute (Institut du Bosphore de Paris), saying its claim was not consistent with the facts and aimed at restricting freedom of expression. class = “cf”> TÜSİAD made a statement regarding a report released …

Governor of California Gavin Newsom signed a law Friday forcing state schools and colleges to stockpile free menstrual products in toilets for women, all genders, and at least one for men starting next year. The Menstrual Fairness for All Act requires public schools with grades 6 to 12 to provide free towels and tampons to …

Information (The Jakarta Post) – ● Mon 11 October 2021 2021-10-11 08:01 0 2585ce4f3192e686844ec057dc14c288 4 Informative To free Indonesian universities are expected to start limited face-to-face learning (PTM) this semester for the 2021-2022 academic year. The Limited PTM, a blended learning program that combines online and offline conferencing, is implemented in strict compliance with health …

Dr. Ronald Daniels, President of Johns Hopkins University, uses his recent book, “What Universities Owe Democracy”, to make a clear appeal to campuses across the country to teach undergraduates the principles of citizenship in a democracy as well as the necessary skills. operate successfully in a pluralistic and diverse society like ours. Daniels warns that …

BOSTON – Massachusetts community colleges are tightening their COVID-19 vaccination and testing policies as state public health officials try to reach unvaccinated young adults who have increased overall infection rates. Starting in January, the state’s 15 community colleges will require students, educators and staff to be vaccinated. The move is a reversal for many community …

HUMPHREY – It’s “everything I can imagine and more!” This is how Katherine Allen described her first months as a student in a unique graduate certificate program in Waterfowl Habitat and Recreation Management. Allen, who graduated from Louisiana State University in May, is one of four students who make up the first class of a …

Benson Hill CEO Matthew Crisp rang the New York Stock Exchange opening bell on Tuesday. The company is now a publicly traded entity, valued at $ 2 billion. But in its early days, the crop improvement business struggled to keep its lights on, literally. He found the support of a biotechnology accelerator based in Saint-Louis, …

Manchester Community College Campus We ask that you contact your representatives and Governor Ned Lamont to let them know that you don’t want your local community college to turn into a faceless, profit-driven McCollege. Tell them Connecticut State Community College is a costly mistake, and hiring more and more administrators is a big deal. waste …

The South Dakota Board of Regents adopted three policies related to “opportunity for all” at its meeting on Thursday and heard plans from each of the six public university leaders on their plans to implement centers of education. opportunities on campus. The centers are supposed to be a “one-stop-shop” for student needs, BOR officials said. …

Advertising Blue lights shone again on Texas A&M University System campuses across the state on Tuesday in recognition of World Teachers’ Day. The 11 universities in the A&M system, the RELLIS campus in Bryan, and the Texas A&M University Health Science Center (Texas A&M Health) illuminated a total of 30 iconic buildings and landmarks. “The …

In a major setback for online gaming platforms and all other Karnataka gaming entities falling under the betting or betting category, the government of Karnataka on October 5, 2021 notified the Police Act of 2021 of Karnataka (amendment), (“Act” / “Amendment”) which prohibited any form of online gambling involving the transfer of money. The controversial …

San Diego Mesa College Health Information Management graduates participate in the launch ceremonies. Photo courtesy of the San Diego Community College District. Legislation that makes it easier for community college students to earn bachelor’s degrees in specific areas of the workforce not offered by the University of California or California State University was signed by …

On September 29, the General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) of Abruzzo informed NLRB officials nationwide that the scholarship recipients of private universities in the Division I of the NCAA FBS (Football Bowl Subdivision) ) are “employees” under the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA). Therefore, the NLRB should regard these athletes as …

During the Saluki Takeover: Chicago tour, SIU Carbondale signed agreements with three community colleges in Windy City. Carbondale SIU Chancellor Austin Lane and Harper College President Avis Proctor wave the newly signed pacts. (photo by SIU) 06 October 2021 SIU Carbondale, 3 community colleges in Chicagoland to improve access for students by Kim Rendfeld CHICAGO …

The Maine Community College System on Tuesday announced a $ 60 million investment to expand workforce training as the state continues to face a labor shortage. Pandemic relief funds allocated through the Janet Mills Government Jobs and Stimulus Plan in Maine and $ 10 million in private sector matching funds. over the next four years, …

In order to encourage more Nigerians to pursue teaching careers, the Nigerian government announced the payment of N 75,000 per semester for each public university student studying education programs. Likewise, college education students are also billed to receive N50,000 per semester. Education Minister Adamu Adamu made the revelation on Tuesday in Abuja during the commemoration …

When people talk about higher education, they often limit their discussion to four-year institutions and traditional university students aged 18 to 22. But that focus ignores much of the story: the expansive and crucial role community colleges played, especially in educating non-traditional students. To give an idea of ​​their reach, there are over 1,000 community …

The Maine Community College System will spearhead a four-year, $ 60 million effort to train and educate workers to reverse demographic trends and labor shortages that are holding back the state economy. A new virtual center, the Harold Alfond Center for the Advancement of Maine’s Workforce, will be created to lead the initiative, the system …

Karnataka has around 32 state universities, 14 reputable universities, 19 state private universities, one open university and another central university. In addition, there are 10 other central institutions such as the Indian Institute of Science and the National Institute of Mental Health and Neuroscience. A few months ago, the state legislature approved the establishment of …

Bhartesh Singh Thakur Tribune press service Chandigarh, October 4 Sandeep Kaur, a 2nd year undergraduate student at Government College, Sector 1, Panchkula, did not opt ​​for an engineering course at a private college last year. She said, “There is no point in going to a college that cannot provide you with a decent job.” It’s …

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday called for making colleges and universities drug-free and called on the state police department to step up monitoring of educational institutions to prevent drug supply and consumption. Jagan, who has led a high-level review of the law and order situation in the state, expressed concern …

October 1, 2021 Spokane Community Colleges are delighted to welcome Dr Dinh Thi Thanh Van from Vietnam to Spokane as a Fulbright Visiting Fellow this year. Dr. Van, while not having direct teaching responsibilities during her first term, will be giving a guest lecture to several courses this fall at Spokane Community College. “We are …

PESHAWAR: The Academic Staff Association of the Federation of All Universities of Pakistan (Fapuasa) and other public sector university employee associations have warned against launching a protest campaign if the government does not do not increase their wages. A joint meeting of Fapuasa and other employee associations was held here on Sunday, chaired by association …

Wittstruck’s ancestors settled in Nebraska in 1865. She was the Nebraska Gatorade Basketball Player of the Year in her senior year at Lincoln Southeast High School. After high school, Wittstruck attended Clemson University in South Carolina on a full basketball scholarship and earned a degree in International Business and German. She then obtained a master’s …

Barstow Community College has been named the 2021 Student Success Award winner by the California public system, which includes 115 other community colleges. The California Community Colleges (CCC) system honored BCC this year for recording a 29% increase in “students who complete transfer-level English and math courses within one year of their first attempt.” CCC …

I am an eleventh-year history professor at Augusta University. I did my doctorate. at USG’s oldest institution, the University of Georgia. I was born and raised in Atlanta, with family roots in Georgia dating back to the early 19th century. I have lived in Georgia for 36 of my 48 years. I am personally very …

Despite crackdowns and repeated warnings against the establishment and operation of illegal universities by the National Universities Commission (NUC), the threat has not been sufficiently contained. Instead of slowing down, Nigerians are inundated every year with a long list of illegal universities located across the country. The other day, the NUC warned that “anyone who …

Webinar covering updates on Temporary Protected Status offered in association with the Immigrant Legal Resource Center Hundreds of people gather to protest President Trump’s decision to end DACA at the San Diego County Administration building on September 5, 2017. City Times file photo To watch Newscene’s detailed report on the proposed changes to DACA, click …

More money could be on its way to the state’s community colleges with retraining and development grants and financial assistance for workforce programs. State Higher Education Commissioner Harrison Keller said the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Council received 48 nominations. There are 50 community colleges in Texas, but some applied as consortia, some as individuals, and …

The vaccination rate of ECC students was much higher than the rate for the general population of Erie County, but it is lower than the rates reported by the University of Buffalo, SUNY Buffalo State College and SUNY Fredonia . Niagara County Community College had a 94% rate, with 78 exemptions. SUNY officials said parts …

Public university campuses came to life on Friday morning with the presence of hundreds of admissions applicants as the University of Dhaka (DU) began hosting admission tests for the 2021-22 academic year. Classes and in-person exams at public and private universities across the country have been closed for a long time, but thanks to the …

The engineering course will be taught in the Kannada language at four private colleges in Karnataka from this year. State Higher Education Minister CN Ashwath Narayan said it was decided with a consensual agreement between the government and the institutes. The institutes are Bheemanna Khandre Institute of Technology, Bhalki (civil), BLDAE VP Dr PG Halakatti …

Campus Pride has released its 2021 Best of the Best LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges and Universities list, and for the second time in two years, Kent State University has landed there. Kent State is the only public university in Ohio to make the 2021 list and the only Mid-American Conference school to receive this recognition. Celebrating its …

A startup that started under the radar in Vienna, Austria – a hit with developers for the technology that underpins the user experience for some of the world’s most popular apps – doubles momentum and announces its first outside investment, under the form a great financing cycle for growth. PSPDFkit – which provides APIs and …