Short news articles based on research surveys and peers’ business experiences that can benefit institutions
|Breaking the Surface|
Reflecting the stock market’s recent signs of life, results of the NACUBO-Commonfund Study of Endowments show a turn in the investment tide.
|All Oars in the Water|
By consistently communicating five key areas of understanding, Abilene Christian University keeps the governing board and business office rowing together in effectively guiding its investment portfolio.
Strategies for delivering online education that’s everything—and everywhere—students want it to be.
|Sort Out the Inefficiencies|
See how several institutions are tackling tumbling budgets. Using a diagnostic model, they are flattening organizational bureaucracy, centralizing and streamlining efforts—and saving a bundle in the process.
Inspiration from the 2010 Innovation Awards
In this interview with Business Officer, Kaplan Higher Education's Peter Smith discusses his concerns about student access and higher education capacity, and the role that for-profit institutions can and must play in meeting the educational needs of more Americans.
Coverage of legislation and regulatory activity that affects higher education