UNC system taps new interim chancellor for UNC School of the Arts

To fill an upcoming leadership void at UNC School of the Arts (UNCSA), UNC System interim president Bill Roper has tapped the dean of the university's music school, Brian Cole, to serve as interim chancellor.  Cole, who has in his role since 2016, w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

UNC School of Arts launches $65M fundraiser

UNC School of the Arts is embarking on its most ambitious community fundraiser – $65 million.  The school’s interim chancellor, Brian Cole, told Triad Business Journal that the last major fundraiser conducted by the school – for $25 millio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2019

ECU chancellor resigns nearly a month after bar photos surfaced

Another leader in the UNC System is out of a job. Eastern Carolina University interim Chancellor Dan Gerlach has resigned nearly a month after photos of him drinking in a popular student bar in downtown Greenville surfaced. UNC System interim Pre.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 27th, 2019

ECU interim chancellor placed on administrative leave after bar photos surface

In the most recent episode in a rapid series of executive turmoil in the UNC system, East Carolina University's interim chancellor has been placed on administrative leave in the wake of photos surfacing of him at a Greenville bar. Dan Gerlach, the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2019

UNC System picks Winston-Salem dean to lead Fayetteville State University

Winston-Salem State University will be losing a dean to fill a leadership gap at Fayetteville State University. Dr. Bill Roper, the UNC System interim chancellor has announced that Peggy Valentine will serve as the interim chancellor of Fayettevil.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

Golden Leaf president to serve as interim chancellor of ECU

Dan Gerlach, president of the Golden Leaf Foundation, has been tapped to serve as the interim chancellor of East Carolina University. University of North Carolina System Interim President Bill Roper announced that Gerlach will take over the posit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2019

Alabama School of Fine Arts executive director is retiring

The executive director of the Alabama School of Fine Arts is retiring after seven years in the role. Michael W. Meeks will remain on in an interim capacity of the public, tuition-free Birmingham magnet school while the board of trustees searches for a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 7th, 2018

University of Maryland chancellor Caret on football scandal: "Let’s try to get this done and behind us"

University System of Maryland Chancellor Robert L. Caret continues to hear the same phrase when it comes to the investigation clouding over the University of Maryland football program: "Let's just get it done." The state's flagship school has bee.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2018

Longtime Sullivan University exec retires

One of Sullivan University's longtime executives has retired. Jan Gordon, who has been employed by the Sullivan University System for 41 years, retired on September 27, according to a statement from the school. Gordon had been the executive director.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 18th, 2019

UMMS taps new CEO following tumultuous year

The board of University of Maryland Medical System will promote Dr. Mohan Suntha, head of the flagship University of Maryland Medical Center, to CEO of the entire health system. Suntha will assume the new role effective Dec. 1, UMMS said Wednesda.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2019

5 Facts You Didn’t Know About Student Loan Debt

People all over the world praise the educational system in the United States. Many school graduates aspire to get into college or university in America.... The post 5 Facts You Didn’t Know About Student Loan Debt appeared first on ValueWalk......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 5th, 2019

Christus St. Vincent taps key C-suite hire

Christus St. Vincent has a new CFO in Reuben Murray. Murray, who joins Christus St. Vincent from Lovelace Health System, is one of three recent hires for the Santa Fe-based hospital along with Dr. Lance Wilson and Jennifer Gomez as Christus St. Vi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2019

Public paychecks: See the top-paid NM college employees

New Mexico's highest-earning university employee saw a bump in his compensation in 2019.  Paul Roth — dean of the School of Medicine, executive vice president and chancellor for health sciences at the University of New Mexico and CEO of the UNM.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2019

Local school district moves forward on $47M facilities investment

A Springfield school system began laying the foundation on a new building that will allow the district to consolidate its K-6 education under one roof......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 23rd, 2019

Alabama School of Fine Arts names executive director

Alabama School of Fine Arts has named a new executive director for its seventh through 12th-grade school. Tim Mitchell was named the fifth leader of the public arts and science school after a nine-month nationwide search. Mitchell will take the rein.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2019

Meehan deputy tapped to lead Mount Ida campus

UMass Amherst Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy has appointed a top communications aide to system President Marty Meehan to serve as managing director of the Mount Ida Campus of UMass Amherst......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2019

HSBC taps Lazard to sell French retail business: source

HSBC Holdings has hired U.S. investment bank Lazard Ltd to sell its French retail business, a source close to the matter told Reuters, as part of a plan by new interim chief executive Noel Quinn to reduce costs across the banking group......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 15th, 2019

Meet Jennifer Addabbo, a 2019 40 Under 40 honoree

Jennifer Addabbo Founder CU Engage Education: James Madison University, B.S. Media arts and design, minor in communications What was your first paid job? Lifeguard in the summer at age 16. It was the best job in high school! How do you start your.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2019

New Washington U chancellor unveils free tuition plan for families making $75K or less

Washington University Chancellor Andrew Martin, who was inaugurated Thursday, said the area's top school would offer free undergraduate education to Missouri and southern Illinois students who are eligible for Pell grants or from families with annual in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 3rd, 2019

Temple University’s Charles Library includes a ‘BookBot’ storage and retrieval system

As part of a $1.2 billion capital improvement program for Temple University’s Main Campus, the school commissioned Stantec and Snøhetta to design a new library to replace the existing 1960s facility......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkOct 2nd, 2019

Boston’s kindergartners start year with $50 savings account for post-high school education

Kindergartners in Boston’s public school system will begin the year with $50 in a savings account they can put towards pursu.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 10th, 2019