Quantcast

Latest American Association of State Colleges and Universities Stories

2013-11-05 23:23:33

Move Over MOOCs: A Public University Is Forging A New Path In Online Education Flagstaff, Arizona (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Northern Arizona University (NAU), the first public university in the nation to offer competency-based bachelor’s degrees, announced today that its groundbreaking Personalized Learning program is now accepting all forms of financial aid. Launched in May 2013, NAU’s Personalized Learning competency-based program makes earning a respected bachelor’s degree...

2013-10-14 23:02:39

UMUC cyber teams capture titles in collegiate and pro-divisions of Maryland Cyber Challenge. (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 University of Maryland University College (UMUC) swept both divisions of the Maryland Cyber Challenge yesterday, capturing first place in the collegiate and pro divisions. The cyber competition was part of the 3rd annual CyberMaryland conference held at the Baltimore Convention Center, Oct. 9. Each member of the first-place team in the collegiate division won a $5,000...

2013-10-11 23:00:23

The number of new transfer and National Student Exchange (NSE) students attending the University of the Virgin Islands has increased for fall 2013. U.S. Virgin Islands (PRWEB) October 12, 2013 The number of new transfer and National Student Exchange (NSE) students attending the University of the Virgin Islands has increased for fall 2013. Preliminary numbers reveal that UVI’s new transfer students increased by 75 percent from fall 2012 to fall 2013. The number of NSE students increased...

2013-10-10 23:19:14

Free pumpkin launch competition offers family-fun ‘edutainment’ with flying fruit, a medieval showcase and hands-on activities for kids. Santa Ana, CA (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Discovery Science Center, in partnership with the California State University, Fullerton College of Engineering and Computer Science (CSUF), hosts the 6th annual Pumpkin Launch on November 2, 2013. Visitors of all ages are invited to the free event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; the event will take place rain or...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.