Coverage of legislation and regulatory activity that affects higher education
|Turn Over a New Page|
Campus bookstores are adapting to multiple new trends—including an explosion of digital content, soaring cost of print textbooks, and lingering effects of the Great Recession.Here are examples of pioneering stores attuned to students’ needs.
|Give That Gift Horse Another Look|
Stimulus funds for university research can be a mixed blessing, causing an institution’s facilities and administration rate to shrink. A case study presents strategies to keep rates in check.
|Lifelines to Learning|
Lost jobs or other reductions in income can send families adrift. Some institutions are reaching out with supportive programs to keep students in the fold.
|Rationale for Remuneration|
With the IRS now scrutinizing executive compensation at nonprofit organizations, consider following recommended lines of defense and clearly documenting any practices beyond the norm.
Short news articles based on research surveys and peers’ business experiences that can benefit institutions