administrators

Alabama names seventh new community college chancellor in six years

Mark Heinrich will be the seventh person in six years to take over the chancellorship of the Alabama Community College System, which has been reeling since scandal sparked a federal investigation in 2006.

Paul Quinn College gets eye glasses for 15 percent of its students

Up to 15 percent of students at Paul Quinn College needed eye glasses but couldn't afford them. Thanks to a blend of conviction, fund-raising and serendipity, now they can.

Pennsylvania officials examining president's role on board in wake of Sandusky scandal

Sandusky scandal has Pennsylvania officials examining Penn State president's voting spot on university board, a rarity among public universities but not private colleges.

Faculty panel throws roadblock at plan for 'self-sufficiency' in UCLA b-school

Key faculty panel issues scathing report that could stand in the way of UCLA business school's controversial "self-sufficiency" plan -- an idea that critics view as privatization.

Higher education plays a role in Democratic platform

Section: 

The Democrats' positions on higher education center on what the administration has done.

Long Island University overspending on financial aid reflects affordability concern

Long Island U. is latest college to face budget problems after overspending on financial aid, a reflection of how the affordability crisis is squeezing institutions.

Sallie Mae survey highlights a changing marketplace for students

Recently released Sallie Mae survey shows decreased willingness to pay for some forms of higher education, but the news might not be as bad for all institutions as it seems.

Report reveals divergent views on where to take U. of North Texas at Dallas

Divergent views by consultants and faculty members on where to take the U. of North Texas at Dallas, a high-profile experiment in rethinking higher education, present a challenge for administrators.

U. of Texas system adopts a performance pay system for campus presidents

U. of Texas System adopts a performance pay system for presidents and other administrators, a move that could signal a new strategy in executive compensation -- and, critics fear, skew priorities.

New book criticizes culture of sex at Yale

Recent graduate's book takes on what he sees as hedonistic and irresponsible culture on campus.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - administrators
Back to Top