Top

Category: Higher Education


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Miss. Board Bans Vaccine Mandates at Public Universities

September 22, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The Mississippi Board of Trustees of the Institutions of Higher Learning has voted to ban public universities from requiring the COVID-19 vaccine for students, faculty members and staff, Mississippi Today reported. Board members have said that they support vaccines but […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Climbing Toward Vaccine Compliance

September 21, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Back in July, administrators at Stockton University in New Jersey were worried about compliance with the institution’s COVID-19 vaccine requirement. Only about a third of students had submitted proof of vaccination or a request for an exemption as of about […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

How is your campus supporting marginalized students?

September 20, 2021

Via: eCampus News

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, racial injustice, and social unrest are disproportionately felt by marginalized students. These communities are more vulnerable in emergencies, and higher education institutions need to support them appropriately to ensure no one is overlooked. In […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Colleges Seek Virtual Mental Health Services

September 20, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The COVID-19 pandemic created a greater need for college mental health services as students struggled with the social and economic consequences of shuttered campuses, online learning and, in some cases, the illness or death of loved ones. Now, as most […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Higher Ed Labor United Plans ‘Fall of Action’

September 9, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Higher Ed Labor United, a new coalition of labor unions and groups, this week launched a “Fall of Action” in support of federal funding for higher education and a larger plan to “transform” postsecondary education. Members of the coalition, who […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

4 ways to improve adult learners’ experiences

September 3, 2021

Via: eCampus News

A study captures the voices of adult learners and highlights ways higher education institutions can help them navigate unique challenges and provide needed support now and in the future. Between August and October 2020, the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s Urban […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Want to play college sports? A wealthy family helps

August 30, 2021

Via: ScienceDaily

It takes more than athletic talent to play varsity sports in college, at least for most young people, a new study suggests. Researchers found that U.S. high-school athletes were much more likely to play sports in college if they came […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

3 reasons multiple learning modalities will be higher ed’s new normal

August 20, 2021

Via: eCampus News

Thanks to rapid vaccine distribution and the CDC’s new mask guidance, in-person instruction will return en masse to universities across the country this fall. But that doesn’t mean university programs with multiple learning modalities will fade away. The pandemic caused […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Higher Education’s False Promise

August 19, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Is the United States producing an overeducated class with few prospects of holding a job commensurate with their education? That appears to be the case. Brandeis economist Nader Habibi wrote that too many politicians and parents ignore “an inconvenient truth: […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

5 cybersecurity training tips higher ed should explore

August 18, 2021

Via: eCampus News

As much as 88 percent of data breaches are caused by human error, but only 43 percent of workers admit having made mistakes that compromised cybersecurity. In the past year, one-third of the breaches incorporated social engineering techniques and the […]