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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 …

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 …

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, …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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, …

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 …

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 …