Presidents / chancellors

Colleges move to digital transcripts managed by outside firms

Smart Title: 

Use of e-transcripts catches on, opening the door to new uses for the student record.

White House convenes summit on helping low-income college students

Smart Title: 

White House meeting focuses on what colleges have done and can do to help low-income students, with lots of praise and little mention of rising prices and ratings.

New Census data on non-college credentials and the work force

Smart Title: 

U.S. Census Bureau's first-of-its-kind report on the 25 percent of adults who hold a non-degree credential could influence policy and how college completion is viewed.

President Obama set to convene rare meeting of large group of college leaders

Smart Title: 

Thursday's meeting is simultaneously a pivot for the Obama administration away from its stalled legislative agenda and a rare chance for White House-level attention for a large group of academic leaders.

New presidents or provosts Alfred State Idaho Penn St. Brandywine St. Francis SMSU Southern Utah Florida

Smart Title: 
  • Marshall Criser III, president of AT&T Florida, has been appointed as chancellor of the State University System of Florida.
  • Bill Eddleman, vice provost and dean of the School of Graduate Studies at Southeast Missouri State University, has been promoted to provost there.

Alabama university limits president's love life

Smart Title: 

Alabama State University doesn't want its president to have live-in lovers -- and has banned it in writing.

WICHE transfer passport is based on proficiency rather than credits

Smart Title: 

A multistate transfer agreement is based on proficiency rather than course credits, which might open the door further for models that do not rely on seat time.

UC Davis's groundbreaking digital badge system for new sustainable agriculture program

Smart Title: 

A digital badging project at UC Davis is drawing notice, but the innovation looks more like competency-based education than a form of alternative credentials.

Court grants temporary reprieve to City College of San Francisco

Smart Title: 

A California court blocks an accreditor from shuttering City College of San Francisco, at least until a lawsuit filed by the city attorney goes to trial.

2014 in and out list for higher education

Smart Title: 

A look at the trends, people and terms that shaped 2013, with predictions about the year to come.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Presidents / chancellors
Back to Top