New Ohio University president says school should be accessible and won"t tighten admission standards

Ohio University’s new president is not interested in tightening admissions at the school. Duane Nellis, the former Texas Tech president who last month took up the post at OU, told Columbus Business First he won’t look to raise the bar for admis.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2017

OSU president: Why we"re recruiting lower income students

Ohio State University is among the colleges trying to expand access for low-income students. Tanzina Vega talks with OSU President Michael V. Drake about the school's initiative and its goals......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnMar 1st, 2017

Georgetown To Grant Admission Preference To Slave Descendants

Georgetown University President, John DeGioia, recently announced that the university will give "preference in admissions" to descendants of slaves formerly owned by the Maryland Jesuits as part of the school's effort to "atone" for profiting from the.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 1st, 2016

Regis educator named next president of SLUH

Alan Carruthers was named the next president of St. Louis University High School. He becomes the 17th president of SLUH and will succeed David Laughlin on July 1, 2018. Carruthers is the principal of the Boys’ Division of Regis Jesuit High School in .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 3rd, 2017

Cook, Zuckerberg meet China"s Xi in Beijing

Apple Inc chief executive Tim Cook and Facebook Inc's Mark Zuckerberg met Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday at an annual gathering of advisers to Beijing's Tsinghua University business school......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 30th, 2017

Apple"s Cook, Facebook"s Zuckerberg meet China"s Xi in Beijing

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Apple Inc chief executive Tim Cook and Facebook Inc's Mark Zuckerberg met Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday at an annual gathering of advisers to Beijing's Tsinghua University business school......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 30th, 2017

A Cincinnati high school sends the most students to Ohio State: SLIDESHOW

A Greater Cincinnati high school has overtaken a Dublin school in Courier sister publication Columbus Business First's annual ranking of which schools send the most freshmen to Ohio State University. William Mason High School sent 119 first-year s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2017

Dayton-area high schools among top student senders to Ohio State – COUNTDOWN

A Cincinnati-area high school has overtaken a Dublin school in our annual ranking of which schools send the most freshmen to Ohio State University. Check out the slideshow to see the schools that are sending the most students to the state's biggest.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2017

White nationalist rejected by Ohio State to speak at University of Cincinnati

University of Cincinnati President Neville Pinto issued a statement Friday evening saying that the university had a First Amendment obligation to allow a white nationalist, Richard Spencer, to speak on campus. Pinto said in an email to the UC commun.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 14th, 2017

Loyola University Maryland president urges Amazon to come to Baltimore

Loyola University Maryland has now thrown its hat into the Amazon ring. Rev. Brian F. Linnane, the president of the private Catholic college, penned an opinion piece in the school's biannual magazine Friday, urging Inc. to pick Baltimor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 29th, 2017

Rick Pitino placed on administrative leave by University of Louisville

The University of Louisville has placed men's basketball coach Rick Pitino on unpaid administrative leave and vice president for athletics Tom Jurich on paid administrative leave, the school's interim president announced today. The moves come a day .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 27th, 2017

People to Know: Duane Nellis

​Duane Nellis, president, Ohio University.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 21st, 2017

U of L trustees offer timeline on presidential search, possible litigation

After a day of meetings Friday, University of Louisville trustees revealed details on how the search for a new president will proceed. The search firm conducting the hunt for U of L's new president said it expects the school to have a new president.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 15th, 2017

This Dayton-area college has more than 500 open jobs

Miami University has a slew of open positions. The Oxford-based school has recently posted online job listings for 550 positions, according to new data from the state of Ohio. The report examines open job postings between May 14 and June 13. With 5.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2017

Ohio State great Chris Spielman sues school over likenesses

One of Ohio State's most famous football stars sued the university Friday over a marketing program he says used athletes' images without permission and robbed them of compensation......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 14th, 2017

Education: Yale sues state over gender-neutral bathrooms

State sued. A state building committee is stopping Yale University from creating gender-neutral bathrooms at Yale Law School, and the university is fighting back with a lawsuit. The New Haven Register reported that Connecticut’s Codes and Standards .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 29th, 2017

Wim Wiewel named Lewis & Clark College president

Portland liberal arts school Lewis & Clark College named former Portland State University President Wim Wiewel as its next president. Wiewel announced his retirement from PSU last year and finished up his stint as president this month when the schoo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 20th, 2017

Spotlight: Matthew Freedman on his passion for creative storytelling and helping clients express their authentic stories

Matthew Freedman, senior vice president, branding, Continental Office Age: 42 Vitals: B.S. in journalism and Master of Sports Administration and Facility Management, both from Ohio University. Recent positions include executive account director at.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2017

Zimbabwe"s Mugabe Adds University to Long List of Things Named After Him

The 93-year-old president has already inspired countless roads, dubious statutes and a school of intelligence to 'combat the West.'.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 19th, 2017

Ohio State biz prof pushes back against college rankings

An associate dean at Ohio State University's business school is among dozens of faculty members speaking out against media-made academic rankings. Elliot Bendoly, associate dean of undergraduate students and programs at the Fisher College of Busines.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2017

Magic City Newsmakers: Samford University, Pack Health, Allied Universal and more

News & Notes Drayton Nabers spoke at School Ministries of Birmingham’s annual spring event. He is former chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, former president, CEO, and chairman of the Board of Protective Life and current director of Samf.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2017