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The governor says he has very good relations with the chief minister and the government The governor says he has very good relations with the chief minister and the government Various bills passed by the Tamil Nadu Assembly to replace the Governor with the Chief Minister as Chancellor of State Universities may hit a snag …

Public affairsContact: Marc [email protected] Columbus – Ohio colleges and universities that share campuses should increasingly collaborate on staff, facilities, security, and other services as part of efforts to reduce costs for students and their families. according to a new report released Thursday by the office of state auditor Keith Faber. “Ohio is unique in …

Sept. 17 – ANDERSON – Campaigns encouraging Americans to move away from the use of energy derived from fossil fuels have been active for decades. But as concerns grow about global warming and its underlying causes, climate activists have taken their message to college campuses across the country. Increasingly, they are appealing to research budgets …

The Sunday time has just published its Good University Guide 2023. And this is great news for our two universities, which have climbed in the rankings. York University is up two places from a year ago, to 17th place in a table of 132 institutions. And the Sunday time guide places York St John’s University …

UF earned the number 5 ranking on the list Governor Ron DeSantis announced that US News and World Report has released its 2022-2023 Best Colleges Rankings, with Florida’s public universities earning the top spots in several categories. TALLAHASSEE, FL – Governor Ron DeSantis announced that U.S. News and World Report has released its 2022-2023 Best …

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! As America has put many COVID-19 restrictions in the rearview mirror, some colleges and universities are not yet ready to drop some mandates. George Washington University, Georgetown University, New York University, Rutgers University and San Diego State University still have some form of indoor mask mandate in …

The University Grants Commission (UGC) recently released its new list of fake universities and warned students against admission to these educational institutions. President of UGC Mr Jagadesh Kumar answered some questions about how the higher education regulator identifies and acts against these fraudulent universities. Here are the questions and answers. What is a Fake University? …

More than a year after their appointment, the Nigerian government on Thursday inaugurated the boards of trustees of four federal agricultural universities. The five-member board of each institution is appointed by the government for a four-year term. Relevant institutions include Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Ogun State; Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike; Abia …

Shillong: Governor of Meghalaya Satya Pal Malik said on Monday that the quality of research has “declined” in Indian institutes and universities due to lack of collaborations. He said this while addressing a function at North Eastern Hill University (NEHU) where nine memorandums of understanding were signed by the university with various educational institutes and …

The Tertiary Education Union (TEU) recently published a report on funding and salaries at New Zealand universities. Although limited in scope, the report commissioned from economic consultants BERL (Business and Economic Research Ltd), provides insight into the long-term assault on salaries and conditions of university staff. The report is a damning, if unintended, indictment of …

It was recently revealed Chinese tech giant Alibaba awarded a $125,000 grant to Dinesh Manosha, a professor at the University of Maryland. The grant was for the development of machine learning software capable of “classifying each pedestrian’s personality and identifying other biometric characteristics”. The software is designed to predict pedestrian behavior for monitoring purposes. Alibaba …

It’s been more than 15 years since two of the nation’s top public university systems, the University of Michigan and the University of California, were forced to stop using affirmative action in admissions. Since then, both systems have attempted to build racially diverse student bodies through extensive outreach and major financial investments, reaching into the …

Below provincial law, Quebec universities are required to submit annual financial reports to the government. The reports include information on executive compensation. Here is the list of the salaries of the leaders of the four major Montreal universities in the last round of reports, submitted to the Ministry of Higher Education in June 2021 and …

Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka has called on stakeholders in the country’s public university system to come together for a large congregation to discuss the way forward regarding university education in the country. Soyinka, who made the suggestion on Monday night as a guest on a TV program, Newsnight, said such a holistic approach which …

Nancy Santos Gainer, Spokesperson, West Chester University. William Schaffner, MD, professor of infectious diseases, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville. Amesh Adalja, MD, Infectious Disease Specialist, Principal Investigator, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, Baltimore. Leana Wen, MD, emergency physician, professor of public health policy, George Washington University, Washington, DC. Shilpa Bakre, Spokesperson, University of …

Qatar Tourism, in collaboration with the Qatar Foundation and Qatar University, has launched an education campaign to introduce students, parents, counselors and educators in the GCC region to the country’s esteemed university offering and the benefits of choose to study in Qatar. A young and multi-faceted country, Qatar recognizes the role of education in creating …

New CDC advice no longer recommends that people exposed to COVID-19 be quarantined at home, as long as they are asymptomatic and test negative. Virginia public schools and universities recently released their own recommendations for students and teachers; they too relax several precautions. Last month, before the CDC updated its policies, the Virginia Department of …

Since the explosion of blockchain in 2017, many have seen it as the next step in financial evolution. People and even governments use crypto to buy goods and services. In 2022, crypto has become a multi-billion business. Fintech companies are working on products for healthcare units, businesses, and financial organizations. The subject of crypto has …

Eton College sends about a fifth of its leavers to US universities, it has emerged, as students from private schools face increased competition to enter Oxbridge. The £46,300-a-year school is seeing growing numbers of students looking seriously at the US, The Times has reported. A school source said about 50 students per year attend universities …

Higher Education Minister R. Bindu has urged state universities to undertake a complete overhaul of their curricula before the 2023-24 academic year. She also called for prioritizing vocational education to fill the skills gaps that exist in various sectors. She was speaking at the inauguration of a two-day conclave held here on Tuesday to discuss …

NEW DELHI :: The Union Government will propose the Central Universities (Amendment) Bill 2022 for consideration and passage in the Rajya Sabha today, August 8. The Central Universities (Amendment) Bill 2022, which seeks to further amend the Lok Sabha-approved Central Universities Act 2009, will be introduced by Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan. Mansukh Mandaviya, the Union …

The Ohio State University and a university in Wales have agreed to work together on food security research. The Ohio State University and Cardiff Metropolitan University recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). It was created by Ellen Evans of the ZERO2FIVE Food Industry Center at Cardiff Met University and Sanja Ilic of the College …

The ongoing strike by the Academic Staff of Universities Union (ASUU) has escalated following the federal government’s insistence that its proposed agreement with the union will not be binding on state universities. Federal Ministry of Education spokesperson Ben Goong in an interview in Abuja on Wednesday explained that the federal government cannot dictate education to …

By Minh Nga August 2, 2022 | 02:15 PT The University of Social Sciences and Humanities of Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City. Photo by VnExpress/Quynh Tran The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) on Monday launched a $14.2 million partnership with three major Vietnamese universities to strengthen higher education. The Higher …

Closing ceremony of the European Universities Games EUG2022 Lodz Passage of the EUSA flag EUG2022 Logo The EUSA European Universities Games in Lodz, one of the biggest multi-sport events in Europe this year, came to an end after 15 days of competition. These were the Games of equal opportunities and solidarity, the Games of hope, …

Polite citizen-to-citizen discourse on political issues has become increasingly difficult to find in recent years. This is especially true in colleges and universities across the country, where students are expected to debate and argue with their classmates to develop their opinions. This begs the question: if college-aged students are afraid to engage in civil discourse …

Pressure continues to mount on universities at Penn State, Pitt, Temple and Lincoln to freeze tuition at last year’s rates. House Republican leaders on Wednesday sent a letter to the leaders of these universities to urge them to forego tuition hikes planned for the coming academic year. The move follows a similar request from GOP …

Exclusively halls of Congress, a small army of lobbyists representing the nation’s Ivy League and the wealthiest private universities are calling on lawmakers to cut taxes on multibillion-dollar endowments. Earlier this year, Harvard University President Lawrence Bacow personally met with lawmakers, including Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, DN.Y., and members of the Massachusetts delegation, to …

Opening ceremony of the European Universities Games Lodz 2022 Futsal competitions, one of 20 sports at EUG2022 Several educational activities, including workshops, lectures and seminars, are also organized during EUG2022 The European University Games, EUSA’s flagship event, takes place in Lodz, Poland’s 3rd largest city, from July 17-30, featuring 20 sports and other activities. LODZ, …

Whether due to declining enrollment or the shift to hybrid virtual and in-person classes, tuition across the country is only increasing slightly for the 2022-23 school year. But that’s small consolation after parents and cash-strapped students who feel they need education to get a good job have seen tuition fees rise dramatically in recent years. …

Irish research organisations, such as universities and colleges, spent a record €672 million on research projects last year. That’s according to new data from Knowledge Transfer Ireland, the state body working to make it easier for businesses to access publicly funded research. The figures show a high level of collaboration between research organizations and industry. …

On July 21, the thresholds for admission to higher education will be announced. This means that the main rental market season will officially begin. After two years of lockdown, this year’s rental market could go even faster. Experts say it’s worth starting your search for the perfect apartment early. The expert from OTP Real Estate …

By Dalton Bennett, Andrew Jeong, Victoria Bisset, Kelsey Ables and Ellen Francis Washington Post MYKOLAIV, Ukraine — Russian missiles struck two university complexes in the southern city of Mykolaiv early Friday morning, heavily damaging nearby shops and buildings and injuring at least four people, the regional governor said. Washington Post reporters heard explosions in the …

Three other women have sued the Louisiana Board of Regents and the LSU and University of Louisiana systems, claiming they were sexually assaulted by the same man between 2015 and 2021 and that university officials were not not intervened. Their lawsuit, filed Wednesday in federal court, is the second in recent months to focus on …

DUBLIN, July 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Global Colleges, Universities, and Vocational Schools Market Report 2022, By Type, By Expenditure Type, By Mode” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research_and_Markets_Logo Reasons to buy Get a truly global perspective with the most comprehensive market report available covering over 50 geographies. Understand how the market …

If you give someone $500 million every year, you have the right to know how they spend it. This is the approximate amount Pennsylvania taxpayers distribute to universities at Penn State, University of Pittsburgh, Temple, and Lincoln, all of which are part of the Commonwealth higher education system. These universities are considered ‘state-linked’. They are …

By Express press service BHUBANESWAR: The Department of Higher Education has decided to organize the Common Post Graduate Test-2022 (CPET-2022) for admission to all state public universities and PG colleges for the academic session 2022-23 from August 1 to 13 in three sessions. In issuing a directive in this regard to the president, PG Council, …

//= do_shortcode(‘[in-content-square]’) ?> Cardiff University. Photo by Stan Zurek. Bangor University. Photo: Denis Egan. Swansea University photo by SwanseaUni. (CC BY-SA 4.0) Aberystwyth University photo by Tanya Dedyukhina (CC BY 3.0). Student satisfaction at universities in Wales is above the UK average, according to new figures. Results from this year’s National Student Survey (NSS) released …

Two anti-normalization groups in Morocco have protested what they say is an increase in “Zionist infiltration” of educational institutions in the kingdom. The Moroccan National Action Group for Palestine and the Moroccan Observatory Against Normalization yesterday warned in a letter sent to the National Union of Higher Education in Morocco against “a number of infiltrations …

Special for T&D WASHINGTON — U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Dr. Paul Jones, chairman of the 1890s Council of Presidents — an organization made up of presidents and chancellors of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) – signed a Memorandum of Understanding to reaffirm and strengthen the ongoing relationship between the 1890s …

If the private universities in the state agree, the government is ready to organize a common entrance test (CET) at the national level for the management quota engineering seats, said the Minister of Education senior CN Ashwath Narayan. The state government recently announced that starting next year, the COMED-K entrance test will be merged with …

Columbia University is one of three New York-based institutions to receive a total of $205 million … [+] of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation for various health initiatives. Getty The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) Donates Total $205 Million to Rockefeller University, Columbia University and New York University child mind institute. Donations are part of SNF’s more …

Two women murdered after refusing marriage proposals The shooting death of a female student on her university campus on Thursday shocked Jordanians. The murder came three days after an Egyptian student lost her life at the hands of a colleague. Eman Irshed, a nursing student at the Shafa Badran suburban University of Applied Sciences in …

President of the University of California thinks: University of California President Michael V. Drake, MD, today (June 24) released the following statement regarding the United States Supreme Court’s decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization: For nearly 50 years, citizens of the United States have had the right to make private and informed choices …

By Noé Taborda Kansas Reflector TOPEKA — A new research initiative is providing Kansas universities and colleges with $24 million to research how the state can better support residents before and after disaster emergencies. The Adaptive and Resilient Infrastructures Driven by Social Equity, or ARISE, project is a federally funded program through the National Science …

Torridge councilors voted enthusiastically to back a pioneering funding bid, seeking around £15million to create the Appledore Clean Maritime Innovation Centre, a project that will put North Devon at the heart of maritime developments in the age of Net Zero, and will see the first ever university research center in North Devon. The centre, at …

SYED BADRUL AHSAN | Published: June 15, 2022 10:40:04 PM Let us leave aside for the moment the question of the world ranking of Bangladeshi universities. Not that rankings aren’t important. They are because these rankings are a measure of the performance or performance of our higher education institutions internationally. For now, beyond all this …

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has threatened to question universities that have not respected its decision to remain on strike while negotiations with the federal government continue. ASUU President, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke said so in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Abuja. The ASUU had been on strike …

Pennsylvania businesses of all sizes and in many industries are struggling to find enough skilled workers for a sizable number of open jobs. There were nearly 382,000 jobs open in Pennsylvania in March, 70,000 more than those unemployed. Our republic lacks enough people with the necessary education and training to fill all positions. The problem …

The University of Alberta ranked 11th in a global list of the most sustainable post-secondary institutions and third in Canada. The ranking is a significant improvement from last year’s ranking of 64th. More than 1,400 universities participate in Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings. Impact rankings assess universities on their contribution to the 17 Sustainable …

Framingham State University, Bridgewater State University and Worcester State University have received a nearly $3 million grant to create a national model for a state university system to recruit, retain and promote cohorts of STEM teachers of color, Patch reported. The grant comes from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The effort will launch July 1 …

University of Maryland, Baltimore County student Alex Bauserman withdrew from classes in the fall of 2020 and did not return the following semester. He had signed up for classes hoping to take in-person classes, but a poor social situation – he had no roommate, there were no clubs to join and all his classes were …

BHUBANESWAR: Public state universities face many problems due to lack of adequate non-teaching staff. Many administrative works are delayed due to the shortage of these employees after retirement and other reasons. It is in this spirit that the management of higher education has decided to hire retired staff for a fixed term. The department has …

The war between Russia and Ukraine has strained the Russian banking system, making payments difficult. Despite these restrictions, Indian students continue to enroll in medical universities in Crimea. These institutions have been under sanctions since the annexation of the Crimean peninsula by Russia in 2014. India Today met Indian students in fifth and sixth grades. …

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has issued public notices warning students against admission to Periyar University, Tamil Nadu and Indian Institute of Public Health Sciences Government State University and Physics (AIIPHS), Delhi. The higher education regulator said Periyar University is running distance learning programs in violation of its guidelines, while AIIPHS State Government University offers …

Prime Minister, Ms Robinah Nabbanja revealed that since the government is already committed to improving the welfare of scientists through the Salary Enhancement Scheme, one of the many avenues through which the government can help universities that conduct research and innovations go through the use of funds to facilitate them. “The government already gives grants …

Despite the continued closure of Nigerian public universities for more than three months due to labor strikes, President Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that his administration is committed to ensuring access to education for every child. Nigerian university unions, including the University Academic Staff Union (ASUU), the Association of Senior Staff of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), the …

Bearing in mind the academic loss caused by COVID-19, the Vice President of the National Student Union of India (NSUI) Mumbai, Faisal Shaikh has written to the Director of Higher Education of the State of Maharashtra, Dr. Dhanraj Mane, asking for the introduction of a bridge course in the universities of Maharashtra. Bridging courses refer …

While some are easing their policies, case increases are prompting others to stick to protocols until the fall. UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS/FRED ZWICKY As the fallout from omicron keeps the number of positive COVID-19 cases high across the country, universities are unveiling plans for much quieter summer sessions, some with mitigation strategies still in play. place …

(The Center Square) – Tuition at public colleges and universities in Tennessee will not increase for the next school year after a vote by the Tennessee Commission on Higher Education froze those tuition fees for the first time. The board establishes annual tuition and fee ranges that must be followed by public universities in the …

In January this year, the High Court in Orissa upheld the validity of the law by dismissing three petitions challenging it. Bhubaneswar: The Supreme Court on Friday issued a stay of the Odisha Universities (Amendment) Act 2020 by which the state government had sought to control appointment to important academic and administrative posts in universities …

Timothy Devinney recalls his horror when shown a sprawling spreadsheet of “key performance indicators” from the university department where he once worked. It included 110 targets, each with personnel assigned to monitor them. “There are only two that matter: erudition and pedagogy. Any sane organization would look at administrative overhead and try to cut it …

Cybersecurity is one of the most delicate and difficult subjects of our time. It is an application of different technologies, processes and how a system, network or device can be protected against cyber attacks. Cybersecurity is all about reducing the risk of cyberattacks and protecting all unauthorized processing, networks and technologies. Educating and training much …

Saturday, May 14, 2022 12:19 PM (Photo by Ian Forsyth/Getty Images) The education secretary has defended the UK’s private school system, saying we should be “very proud” of it and said top universities should not be “tilting the system” in favor of state school pupils. Nadhim Zahawi has argued against suggestions that Oxbridge should accept …

Subsidies for staff wages and salaries will continue, the government says. Subsidies for staff wages and salaries will continue, the government says. On the issue of loans to state universities, the government of Haryana clarified that it was only for “capital expenditure” and that grants for salaries and wages of university employees would continue as …

Jadavpur University has been ranked first by the prestigious Nature Index among all state universities in the country, according to a statement released by the university on Tuesday. Institutions are listed according to ‘count’ (number of research papers by the institution’s authors) and ‘share’ (the percentage of the institution’s authors per paper). A high share …

The Global Uni Expo 2022 held in Mumbai on 08 May was honored by universities from USA, UK, Canada, Australia and Germany. He saw a plethora of students wishing to continue their education or post-graduation. Institutions such as Curtin University, University of Canberra, University of Essex, Keele University, Cleveland State University, De Montfort, University of …

Students, teachers and opposition leaders have criticized the BJP-JJP coalition government in Haryana after it cut state university grants and the Ministry of Finance gave its consent to the proposal from the administrative department to approve a loan of ₹147.75 crore as the first installment for universities for the financial year 2022-23. According to the …

What are the best colleges and universities in Maryland? See where AcademicInfluence.com ranks them in a variety of categories… (Image credit: Baltimore, Maryland, USA Skyline by Sean Pavone, Getty Images Pro, Canva Pro License) ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND, USA, May 5, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — The best colleges and universities in Maryland get an updated ranking for 2022 …

Drexel University in Philadelphia is one of four institutions to each receive $10 million … [+] private donations recently. Getty In the past two weeks, four private colleges and universities have each received donations of $10 million. In each case, a primary purpose of the donations has been to increase financial aid, academic programming, and …

National University of Science and Technology (Nust) Student Housing Model BY SILISIWE MABALEKA THE Infrastructure Development Bank of Zimbabwe (IDBZ) will replicate the National University of Science and Technology (Nust) student accommodation model at other universities to alleviate shortages at tertiary institutions. IDBZ Managing Director Thomas Zondo Sakala said as much last week as he …

After so much uncertainty and so much challenge, this should be a time of hope and optimism for students attending Illinois institutions of higher learning, especially the independent, nonprofit colleges and universities that I represent in Springfield. For many, it’s a time to look forward to better days. The Illinois state budget just signed into …

As tens of thousands of Iranian students returned to university this month after a two-year absence due to the coronavirus pandemic, many were greeted with new restrictions. The measures, including stricter hijab rules for female students, have sparked protests at at least two Iranian universities. Students called the new restrictions unprecedented and blamed them on …

When it comes to choosing a quality public health program, prestige is paramount, as is flexibility, comprehensiveness, and the ability to open international doors. the City University of New York Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy (CUNY SPH) and University of Alcala (UAH) have joined forces to ensure the changemakers of tomorrow all …

The legislative audit reveals a long list of public safety deficiencies on college campuses. (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Police cruisers park in the parking lot of the University of Utah Police Department. Staff presented three awards on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, for how school employees handled the case of Lauren McCluskey last …

A few years ago, an attorney from the University of California, Davis campus came to Binnie Singh with a question. A college at UC-Davis, where Singh is assistant vice president, had selected a new recruit. But some in college had heard rumors about the candidate’s past conduct. What could they do? Singh and attorney, Sheila …

SALT LAKE CITY — An audit of Utah Higher Education Police Departments indicates changes still need to be made. That audit was presented Wednesday at the Utah State Capitol before the Legislative Audit Subcommittee. Jake Dinsdale, audit supervisor at the Office of the Legislative Auditor General, said several lawmakers had asked if there was a …

Reduced summer holidays for colleges and universities in Odisha Photo: iStock Odisha Government decided to reduce summer holidays for state higher education institutions, universities and public colleges. The decision comes shortly after the summer holidays for Odisha Schools were also reduced in order to compensate for the school loss. An official notification has been issued …

In his first official appearance as campus boss, the president also announced that the government was working to integrate the U. de Chile Clinical Hospital into the public health network. “The first meeting of the commission to address this will be chaired by our Minister of Health and will be convened next week. We’ll speak …

Health and Medical Education Minister K. Sudhakar said on Wednesday that the state is considering collaboration between RGUHS and Estonian medical universities. Speaking to reporters after a meeting with Estonian Ambassador Katrin Kivi in ​​Vidhana Soudha, the minister said, “I discussed a rapprochement between RGUHS and Estonian universities for an exchange program.” “Although Estonia is …

Regardless of the outcome of the May 21 federal election, Australia’s 200,000 surviving university workers and 1.6 million students face even greater attacks on jobs and working conditions as a result of the federal budget of This year. The March 29 budget cuts will intensify what has already happened in the first two years of …

Johns Hopkins University was one of the schools that reinstated masking requirements last week as … [+] colleges across the country have been trying to contain a recent spike in Covid-19 cases. (Photo by JHU Sheridan/Gado Libraries/Getty Images) Getty Images A number of leading universities have announced in recent days that they will reinstate masking …

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) — Like everything these days, it looks like tuition is going to cost more. On Thursday, the Arizona Board of Regents approved tuition and fee increases for the 2022-23 school year. Students continuing their education at Arizona State University will see a 2.5% increase in in-state tuition. However, most students who continue …

The UAE Ministry of Education (MoE) will adopt plans to restructure academic programs at universities, focusing on developing and improving outcomes, achieving advanced global classifications for more students. ‘institutions of higher education. Dr Muhammad Yousef Baniyas, Advisor to the Ministry of Education and Director of the Academic Accreditation Commission, said: “Plans to restructure academic programs …

OTTAWA — Post-secondary schools and students are looking to the Liberals to make a down payment in the post-pandemic economy by boosting research spending in the federal budget coming this week. OTTAWA — Post-secondary schools and students are looking to the Liberals to make a down payment in the post-pandemic economy by boosting research spending …

University of Iowa non-tenured faculty and supporters cross Jefferson Street in 2018 as they march from the Pentacrest to the IU President’s Residence in Iowa City. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette) IOWA CITY — After three attempts in four years to legislatively eliminate college tenure at Iowa’s public universities, lawmakers this year have proposed no such measure. …

Full-time, fixed-term position until June 2024 HEW salary level 9 + 17% superannuation and flexible working arrangements Based on the Melbourne CBD campus, but may be required to work and/or be based on other University campuses About ATN Australian Technology Network of Universities (ATN) is a leading national body in Australian …

Rep. Jeff Wardlaw, R-Hermitage, toured the University of Arkansas Monticello (UAM) campus to view the progress of renovations to the Agriculture Building, which began in February 2022. Wardlaw was instrumental in raising additional funds to renovate the agriculture building, helping secure $250,000 from Governor Asa Hutchinson. “With the help of Governor Asa Hutchinson and his …

“We also take note of the recommendation regarding Confucius Institutes and will continue to liaise with our members on the implications of this.” At least 12 universities – including the universities of Sydney and Melbourne – host Confucius Institutes, which mainly teach non-degree courses on Chinese culture and language and sometimes hold public events on …

Today, students from more than 70 universities around the world will stage protests on campus and email their vice-chancellors calling for the full withdrawal of investment in companies complicit in war crimes and the Israeli apartheid. Students will focus on university investments in companies such as Rolls-Royce, BAE, HP and Booking.com. Rolls-Royce and BAE produce …

No excuses can be tolerated for Washington’s rambling and inadequate response to sexual misconduct on college campuses. Having six public university systems with six different methods of handling reports of sexual assault and harassment fails to support or protect victims, while perpetrators dodge hectic bureaucracy. These systems should be strengthened and managed in a uniform …

With each bomb dropped on Ukraine and the Russian invasion entering its fourth week, scrutiny is intensifying in the country. This includes growing calls for academic institutions to cut ties with Russia. “Our universities need to show that they have some moral worth,” said Oleh Kotsyuba, director of publications at Harvard’s Ukrainian Institute. As he …

Several Ukrainian medical universities have launched online courses, giving a ray of hope to Indian students who feared a bleak future after fleeing the war-torn country amid a fierce Russian military offensive. However, some students fear that they will not be able to attend the practical lessons. Several medical universities, mostly located in western Ukraine, …

The Prophet Shepherd Bushiri’s spokesman, Ephraim Nyondo, has quashed reports that the Bushiri scholarship program is only open to students from private universities, saying students from public universities can also apply. It comes amid claims on social media that the scholarship scheme is restricted to students from private universities, excluding potential applicants from public universities. …

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) — Public universities in Arizona have released new tuition and fee proposals that must be approved by the Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR). The proposals will be presented to the board at a meeting at Arizona State on Thursday, March 24 and a public hearing will be held on Monday, …

WINTERVILLE, NC (WNCT) — A year ago, President Joe Biden signed into law the American Rescue Plan Act. The funding helped accelerate the country’s economic recovery from the pandemic. Some of that money went to colleges and universities to help students. Pitt Community College reflects on how it has used and continues to use the …

GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina are awarding $1.54 million to East Carolina University to provide telepsychiatry services over the next five years to students in Elizabeth City State University. This partnership expands behavioral health care services at ECSU at a time when mental health issues on college campuses …

The University of Texas at Austin on Friday announced the largest philanthropic campaign ever undertaken by a Texas university, pledging to raise $6 billion, including one-sixth to pay for scholarships and student support. The $1 billion for students is believed to be the largest fundraising goal for such purposes in the history of public higher …

If Americans study Africa, Africa must study America for balanced engagement across public policy, civil society, the corporate sector, and at the personal level, writes Amukelani Charmaine Matsilele. American studies have been undertaken in other parts of the world, but not in Africa. This is so much that American Studies is confused with American Studies, …

Amazon employees in the United States will benefit from new Career Choice partnerships with more than 140 universities and colleges, including several Texas colleges and universities, as well as national nonprofit online providers Southern New Hampshire University, Colorado State University – Global, Western Governors University, and National University Amazon also partners with GEDWorks and Smart …