HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS
  • Bipartisan Senate Bill Aimed at Rural Students. Inside Higher Ed
  • When It Comes to Future Earnings, Liberal-Arts Grads Might Get the Last Laugh. The Chronicle of Higher Education
  •  President of California's online community college to step down. EdSource
  •  Why the Convenience University Will Rule Higher Ed. Ed Surge
  •  Calm Before The Storm: Fiscal Hell Is Coming To American Universities. Forbes
  •  CUNY launches tech mentoring program targeting small businesses. SILive.com
  •  Hilbert College is looking for its future across the Skyway – and online. Buffalo News
  •  Mass. Commission Adopts New Rules For College Closures. WBUR
  •  Morgan State explores bringing a for-profit medical school to campus. The Washington Post
  •  Meet the New International Student. The Chronicle of Higher Education
  •  Caldwell University to pay $4.8M for defrauding veterans program. NJ Biz
 
MEMBER NEWS
  • Berkeley College Named among the Best Online Bachelor Degree Programs in the Nation for Seventh Consecutive Year. Read more
  • LIM College is ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s list of Best Online Graduate Business Programs (non-MBA) and Best Online Bachelor’s Programs. Read more
HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS
 
MEMBER NEWS
  • LIM College profile of alumna Mary Bakshiyeva, who graduated in 2015 with a BBA in Marketing. Mary’s internship experiences while at LIM led her to the industry she works in now—she’s currently a Director of Ticketing for Live Nation Entertainment.. Read more
  • Swedish Institute was recently recognized as an Apple Distinguished School. Representatives from Apple visited Swedish Institute for a special awards ceremony to celebrate this unique distinction! Photos here
HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS
  • No, you’re not going to be drafted into the military just because you applied for federal student loans. Market Watch
  • Ten Higher Education Predictions for a New Decade. Inside Higher Ed
  • Positive Picture for State Higher Ed Funding. Inside Higher Ed
  • A ‘wildly intrusive’ way to help older college students get their degrees. The Hechinger Report
  • State funding for higher ed edges up 5% in 2020. Education Dive
  • Homeless in College: Students sleep in cars, on couches when they have nowhere else to go. USA Today
  • Why Colleges Won’t Turn Their Degree Programs Upside Down. Forbes
  • The Free College Fight That Isn’t Happening. Forbes
  • The Barriers to Mobility - Why Higher Ed’s Promise Remains Unfulfilled. The Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Inside College-Employer Partnerships: The Importance of Trust. Evolllution
 
MEMBER NEWS
  • Berkeley College Students Land Internships with NYPD and NY State Supreme Court, with Long-term Goals of Working in the Field of Cybersecurity. Read more
  • Berkeley College Student-Veterans Deliver Holiday Cheer to Young Patients at St. Joseph's Children's Hospital. Read more
  • LIM GRADUATE IS RIHANNA’S CREATIVE “RIGHT-HAND”. Read more

December 18, 2019

HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS

* The Biggest Movers Online. Inside Higher Ed reports: https://bit.ly/2Q3uuRE

* The Misguided Repeal of Gainful Employment. Inside Higher Ed reports: https://bit.ly/2EwnBDd

* Federal Loans and ISAs. Inside Higher Ed reports: https://bit.ly/2sJtfPv

* The Ghost of Higher Education Past. Inside Higher Ed reports: https://bit.ly/2PXoZEe

* New Kind of Student Loan Gains Major Support. Is There a Downside? The NY Times reports: https://nyti.ms/36LQKGw

* Higher ed enrollment reaches 10-year low, new data shows. Education Dive reports: https://bit.ly/2M8n4vc

* Feds Drop Experiment on Competency-Based Ed. Inside Higher Ed reports: https://bit.ly/38TuLze

* Importance Of College Drops Nearly 50% Among Young Adults In Just Six Years. Forbes reports: https://bit.ly/2PVea5w

*  The 2019 Higher Education Top Ten List. Robert Kelchen reports: https://bit.ly/35B9OHq

*  How the Jobs-to-Be-Done Framework Can (and Should) Drive Institutional Strategy. Evolllution reports: https://bit.ly/2r21EIW

*  A Cash-Strapped University Bet on Student Success — and Grew. The Chronicle of Higher Education reports: https://bit.ly/36RNZDQ

* ‘Free College for All’ Is an Experiment That Has Already Failed. The Wall Street Journal reports: https://on.wsj.com/35CCNKT

MEMBER NEWS

* Free College in New York with Elsa Magee of New York State Higher Education Services Corporation and Christopher Barto of LIM College: https://bit.ly/2S5anp1

LIM College student Thea Pekarek interviews Congressman Joe Morelle in the Lexington Line student newspaper after a recent visit to the college.  https://bit.ly/2ScsN74

ASSOCIATION NEWS

APC wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday. We will not be sending out an ICYMI for the next two weeks. We will see you again in 2020!

*In case you missed it (ICYMI) is a weekly e-newsletter designed to bring you the big higher education news you might have missed. Look for it every Wednesday!*

December 11, 2019

HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS

* A Fake University. Inside Higher Ed reports: https://bit.ly/34f5xYy

* FTC and Phoenix Settle Over Ad Probe. Inside Higher Ed reports: https://bit.ly/2qMt31A

* Completion Rates Rising, Slowly. Inside Higher Ed reports: https://bit.ly/2rFqRZY

* Betsy DeVos Accused Of Student Loans ‘Scheme’. Forbes reports: https://bit.ly/2qHuUEK

* American Factories Demand White-Collar Education for Blue-Collar Work. The Wall Street Journal reports: https://on.wsj.com/2Pa9auG

* Buttigieg Attacks Top Democratic Rivals on Tuition-Free College for All. The NY Times reports: https://nyti.ms/2EaHyiN

* President Speaks: Don't sound the death knell for small liberal arts colleges just yet. Education Dive reports: https://bit.ly/2LKln7e

* How 4 ed tech execs see the future of postsecondary learning. Education Dive reports: https://bit.ly/2P9KVg5

* The Education Department Wants to Streamline Student-Loan Repayments. It Might Not Fix What Ails the Debt-Collection System. The Chronicle of Higher Education reports: https://bit.ly/2qHWgKV

MEMBER NEWS

Meet the SVA Alumni Guiding Photography and Design for 'The California Sunday Magazine' https://bit.ly/2LKhFKU

LIM College alumnus featured in WWD magazine. https://bit.ly/2PzcMWc

*In case you missed it (ICYMI) is a weekly e-newsletter designed to bring you the big higher education news you might have missed. Look for it every Wednesday!*