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Here’s why ransomware is a top threat to institutions

November 11, 2022

Via: eCampus News

High-profile ransomware attacks are dominating the news. From healthcare organizations to critical infrastructure, no sector is immune to cyberattacks seeking a huge payout with malicious ransomware. This is especially true in higher education, which is the second most common target […]


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Attention higher-ed leaders: Faculty and staff have something to say

October 14, 2022

Via: eCampus News

An organization’s greatest asset is its people. In no other industry is that more true than in higher education. The importance of faculty and staff can’t be overstated; they are, in every way, core to carrying out the mission of […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Think beyond degree completion to post-college outcomes

October 5, 2022

Via: eCampus News

America’s universities must think beyond graduation rates and student success while in school, and provide more focus on supporting career success, Ruth Watkins, a national higher education leader, said while at Oregon State University in September. Watkins, president of national […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

As higher ed eyes adult learners, community colleges add supports

March 21, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Community colleges have historically been viewed as second fiddle to four-year institutions. But in recent years they have been pulled into the spotlight for being particularly well-positioned to meet growing demand among previously underserved markets of postsecondary students, namely adult […]


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Colleges look inward after bribery scheme exposed

March 18, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Last week, 50 people were charged in an alleged nationwide conspiracy to game the college admissions system. Dozens of wealthy parents, including celebrities and CEOs, paid a California college prep firm millions combined to raise their children’s standardized test scores […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Your Niche Is Not Enough

February 12, 2019

Via: The Chronicle of Higher Education

In higher education, everyone is looking for a niche — to be that flower that stands out from the others in a meadow. For some institutions, like Dartmouth or Duke, it’s a spin on elite status. For others, it’s a […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, Educational Stages, Higher Education

How institutions can continue to attract international students

July 5, 2018

Via: Education Dive

Statistics supplied by the Council of Graduate Schools in 2018 show that for the first time since fall 2003 there has been a decline in graduate student enrollment. The organization said specifically, applications from prospective international graduate students declined by […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Another community college approved for bachelor’s degrees

June 15, 2018

Via: Education Dive

In a report article entitled “More Community Colleges Are Offering Bachelor’s Degrees — And Four-Year Universities Aren’t Happy About It”, the Pew Charitable Trusts noted that several other community colleges in Ohio are offering four-year degrees. Gov. John Kasich favors […]