Results for "Higher Education"


  • Higher Ed: Who Can Afford It and Who Benefits From It?

    This year's Duke Magazine Forum features Andrew Rosen '82, chairman and CEO of Kaplan Inc. and author of " Rebooting for the New Talent Economy," in conversation with Laurie Patton, dean of Arts and Sciences and professor of religion at Duke, and George Leef J.D. '77, director of resea...

    Tags: Duke Channel, Higher Education

    December 18, 2013

  • Higher Education, Rising Costs: What Does the Future Hold?

    It seems the entire nation is talking about the economics of higher education--and with good reason: the stakes couldn't be higher. A panel of faculty and alumni experts share their predictions and opinions about this important set of issues at an October 25, 2013 TCAM event.

    Tags: Cornell Channel, Higher Education

    December 18, 2013

  • Changing the Landscape of U.S. Higher Education

    Carnegie Mellon University's Open Learning Initiative (OLI) is changing the landscape of higher education by providing not only easier access, but also better tools for students to attain their degrees. OLI is scientifically-based open online learning environments designed to improve both quality...

    Tags: CMU Channel, Higher Education

    December 14, 2013

  • The Future of Higher Education Leadership

    A panel discussion featuring Lawrence Bacow, president emeritus, Tufts University, member, Harvard Corporation, and president-in-residence, Harvard Graduate School of Education; Drew Gilpin Faust, president, Harvard University; Juliet García, president, University of Texas at Brownsville; ...

    Tags: Smith College Channel, Higher Education

    November 27, 2013