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Want to Thrive in Higher Ed? Practice “Radical Cooperation”

  Note: This content originally appeared on May 31, 2018 in University Business Magazine, by Dr. Michael Horowitz In a higher education landscape marked by a shrinking student population and increasing uncertainty, institutional longevity—if not short-term survival—is top of mind for most. What many at-risk institutions fail to see, however, is that a primary focus […]

The Unparalleled Benefits of Study Abroad Programs for Working Adults

  By Dr. Michael Horowitz Mark Twain once said, “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.” Committed to preparing innovative, engaged, purposeful agents of change who serve our global community at TCS, we happen to agree. However, while it’s impossible to argue that students of every generation can benefit from the expanded view that […]

Winning in Higher Ed via the Road Less Traveled

  Why (despite the headlines) it’s a great time to be a small college in the U.S.     By Dr. Michael Horowitz Taking a 30,000-foot view of the higher ed space today paints a very graphic picture of a sector in the throes of pure distress. From the widely reported shrinking student population to […]

TCS Education System Appoints Deborah Solmor as New General Counsel

  Deborah Solmor will assume the role of TCS General Counsel effective June 25th. In her new role, she will further elevate the TCS legal practice to advance organizational initiatives, serve as Corporate Secretary, and be a key partner in System development and compliance efforts. “I am confident Deborah’s considerable depth of experience and background […]

TCS Education System Appoints New Chief Academic Officer

  Dr. Jack Paduntin has been appointed TCS Education System Chief Academic Officer (CAO) effective immediately, supporting all TCS partner college CAOs System-wide. Dr. Paduntin joined TCS in August 2017 as vice president of academic affairs, and has since worked to advance student success and key initiatives across the System including the launch of a […]

Navigating online professional degrees—potential and caution

  This adapted content originally appeared on March 21, 2018 in Education Dive, by Associate Editor Shalina Chatlani When it comes to the future of learning, a debate rages within higher education circles over the question of whether certain types of curriculum can be scaled through digital technologies, as an alternative to the traditional residential […]

TCS Education System fuels legal education innovation

  This adapted content originally appeared on March 20, 2018 in University Business Magazine On a mission to advance student success and community impact through its partner colleges and universities, TCS Education System recently helped The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law (COL) launch the first accredited hybrid JD program in California. The program […]

Study: Digital learning may not be the answer to liberal arts institutions’ woes

  This adapted content originally appeared on February 1, 2018 in Education Dive, by Associate Editor Shalina Chatlani The appeal of online education as an addition to the traditional brick-and-mortar classroom setting is gaining steam throughout the industry, but figures showing the unstable state of online student retention indicates that merely just investing in online […]