How Smaller Colleges and Universities Team up for Survival

This adapted content originally appeared on October 13th on PBS News Hour online, by Timothy Pratt of The Hechinger Report More than half of small, private colleges lost or failed to gain students last year, according to the National Association of College and University Business Officers. The number of private, nonprofit colleges eligible to award […]

How One Psychologist Didn’t Let the Fear of Striking Out Hold Him Back

This content originally appeared in Saybrook University’s UNBOUND Magazine, by Shamontiel Vaughn As with any professional sport, an athlete in his 30s usually starts looking for other jobs because he knows his time is limited. In Patterson’s case, his baseball career ended early due to sports injuries—a torn rotator cuff, supraspinatus tendinitis, knee surgery, and […]

A Message on DACA Developments

  The Trump Administration recently announced that it will sunset the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in six months, leaving Congress to find a legislative solution for undocumented immigrants in the country. Created in 2012, DACA enables approximately 800,000 undocumented youth who entered the country as minors to receive a two-year period of […]

Mutual Benefits

Institutions that collaborate on services have lots to gain, from financial benefits to improved student services. This content originally appeared in the July/August 2017 issue of Business Officer Magazine, by Sandra R. Sabo Looking to reduce operating costs during a severe economic downturn, four higher education institutions in Atlanta decided to capitalize on their geographic […]

Hodges University Announces Intent to Seek TCS Education System Affiliation

NAPLES, Fla., June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/   As part of its ongoing commitment to provide best-in-class academic programs to its students, Hodges University has announced its intention to formally affiliate with TCS Education System. As an affiliate, Hodges will join a select group of independent, private non-profit institutions that includes The Chicago School of Professional […]

National Nursing Week: An Open Letter to Our Healthcare Agents of Change

Dear Dr. Shelton, Dean Gaston, and the faculty, staff and students of The Dallas Nursing Institute: As we recognize and celebrate National Nursing Week, I want to express my personal sentiments about the important and powerful work that you do. Each and every one of you is making a meaningful contribution to developing nursing agents […]