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2014-03-28 23:02:43

Argent Associates President and CEO, Beatriz Manetta, will deliver the 2014 Female Entrepreneur Lecture on Friday, March 28, 2014 at Fairleigh Dickinson University. Madison, NJ (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Betty Manetta will give the Female Entrepreneur Lecture at FDU, which will be held after the awards ceremony for the 2014 New Jersey Idea Competition. The competition is a program designed to nurture an entrepreneurial mindset among high school students. The event will begin with a reception...

2014-02-19 23:22:51

Harvey Mudd College, a leading innovator in science, engineering and mathematics undergraduate education, has launched a $150 million comprehensive campaign to expand its interdisciplinary, hands-on educational experience. Claremont, CA (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Harvey Mudd College, a leading innovator in science, engineering and mathematics undergraduate education, has launched a $150 million comprehensive campaign. “Harvey Mudd is on a mission,” said President Maria Klawe. “We...

2013-11-11 08:25:51

'World-class programs' for servicemembers include associate's and bachelor's degrees offered 100% online TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With its core commitment to educating military personnel and their families, New England College (NEC) once again has been honored as a Military Friendly School, a designation that places it among the top 20% of universities and colleges nationwide in the annual rankings. It is the fifth-consecutive year that NEC has been named to the Military...

2013-07-08 23:02:58

Major names in photography and film come together as Maine Media Workshops + College marks forty years of teaching and mentoring students in the media arts. Rockport, ME (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 Guests and visitors to Rockport’s Maine Media Workshops + College (“Maine Media Workshops”) will be able to meet and interact with film, photo, and multi-media pioneers, gain new insights into their industries, and explore subjects with professionals at the top of their respective fields, many...

2013-05-13 16:24:21

OTTAWA, May 13, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) is joining with the Alberta College of Art and Design Faculty Association (ACADFA) to challenge the firing of an Alberta College of Art and Design professor following a controversial student art performance. "We find it unacceptable that an art college would fire a professor because one of his student's projects, while legal, was controversial," said James L. Turk, executive director of CAUT. ...

2012-10-10 10:30:55

Liberal arts colleges continue redefining their historical missions or flat-out disappearing — a trend that threatens to diminish America´s renowned higher education system, argues a study co-authored by a Michigan State University scholar. Of the 212 liberal arts colleges identified in a landmark 1990 study, only 130 remain in their traditional form — a 39 percent reduction, according to the new research. While some liberal arts schools have closed or become part of...

21st Century Morrill Act Needed To Help Ease College Debt
2012-08-21 13:41:23

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online One hundred and fifty years ago, president Abraham Lincoln signed a law into place that transformed college education, but a new 21st century version would help ease student debt, and help colleges and universities deal with budget cuts. Amy Bix, Ph.D. said at the 244th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS) that a modern version of the Morrill Act is a tangible way to help reinvest in higher...

2012-05-23 23:03:15

Two weeks before College Complete and Justin Lofton arrived in Charlotte for the North Carolina Education Lottery, they announced their first fan contest of the year. Fans simply registered on the CollegeComplete.com website and followed Justin (@jlracing) and College Complete (@CollegeComplete) on Twitter. In the event that Justin placed in the top 3 positions in the race, CollegeComplete.com would give one registered fan $1,000. Sea Cliff, NY (PRWEB) May 22, 2012 Two weeks before College...

2012-04-10 06:27:42

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., April 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Bernard Luskin, CEO and Senior Provost of Touro University Worldwide, today announced the inaugural TUW Commencement Ceremony to take place on Sunday afternoon, June 3, 2012 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake Village, California. "We will enthusiastically celebrate the accomplishments of our first graduating class. The majority of the 30 graduates and their families are joining classmates from across the United...

2012-03-22 06:23:12

Early College High School Week to be Held March 25-31 "We will enter the university full time next year knowing that college will be no roadblock, and will not be impossible to complete. This program has helped me greatly in getting a significant head start on an undergraduate degree, and will trim my time in school down by more than two years."- Fernando, a 2010 graduate of Hidalgo Early College High School (TX) BOSTON, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 75,000...