With giving trends in flux and the charitable deduction threatened, how can you strengthen your institution's power to attract sufficient voluntary contributions?
William "Brit" Kirwan, chancellor of the University System of Maryland, describes initiatives that have positioned his system as a valuable partner to the state and that have, in turn, strengthened the state's support for research and development.
The Best Defense
Are you prepared for that crisis that’s bound to happen on your campus? Here are lessons gathered from 25 years in liability insurance, courtesy of United Educators.
A security audit at Walsh College confirmed that technology defenses were solid. But suspected vulnerabilities for other types of stored documents led to the launch of an initiative to make staff aware of its key role in data protection.
A roundup of short news articles and useful resources for business officers
Coverage of legislation and regulatory activity that affects higher education
Spotlight on an institution in one of the constituent groups: small institutions, community colleges, comprehensive/doctoral institutions, or research universities
Profiles of individuals in roles that support the work of the chief business officer—and who represent the majority of the Business Officer reading audience
This Month's Featured Articles
- Academic Medical Centers: Mission-Centric Role Models
- On Balance
- Debt Dynamics
- Giving Talent Its Due
- High Notes in Nashville