|Recent Executive Orders Aimed at Pay Gaps and Overtime Expansion|
As promised in his State of the Union address, President Obama has taken steps to push forward federal action on closing the gender gap in compensation at federal contractors. He also directed the Department of Labor to update its regulations on overtime.
New GASB Concepts Address MeasurementOn April 14, the Governmental Accounting Standards Board issued Concepts Statement No. 6, Measurement of Elements of Financial Statements. The new statement establishes two approaches to measuring assets and liabilities: initial amounts and remeasured amounts.
Behind the Costs of a College DegreeTwo issue papers from the Lumina Foundation highlight key facts for policy makers to consider when addressing the complex dynamics of college costs and prices.
Clemson Professor Earns Solar Champion Honors On April 17, the White House honored Clemson University Professor Rajendra Singh and eight others for their efforts to promote and expand solar deployment.
Survey Makes Case for More Financial Literacy EducationWhen it comes to financial behavior, says a new study, students are likely to become less cautious, more accepting of debt, and more compulsive within one year of living on campus.
Administrative IT Summit: Maximizing Value in a Time of Change
EDUCAUSE and NACUBO have collaborated to bring chief information officers and business officers together to discuss opportunities emerging for the next generation of administrative systems and services. The Administrative IT Summit will be held June 11-13 in Chicago.
New Business Officers Program
July 18-19, 2014
Learn how you can gain the resources, information and guidance you need to be more successful in your new role as a chief business officer at the New Business Officers Program.