Higher education officials ended 2021 session with mixed budget news, prospect of another fight over removing regents from constitution

[ad_1] Administrators, officials and lobbyists in the orbit of Nevada’s higher education system shared a common refrain coming out of this year’s legislative session: It could have been worse.  “I think relative to where we started the process, we ended up in a much better place,” Nevada System of Higher Education CFO Andrew Clinger said. … Read more

Higher education officials ended 2021 session with mixed budget news, prospect of another fight over removing regents from constitution

[ad_1] Administrators, officials and lobbyists in the orbit of Nevada’s higher education system shared a common refrain coming out of this year’s legislative session: It could have been worse.  “I think relative to where we started the process, we ended up in a much better place,” Nevada System of Higher Education CFO Andrew Clinger said. … Read more

Florida Tech Among Select U.S. Schools in New Global Higher Education Impact Rankings

[ad_1] 669 universities ranked, including five in Florida Florida Tech was among just a handful of U.S. universities featured in the 2021 Times Higher Education Impact Rankings. (Florida Tech image) BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – Florida Tech was among just a handful of U.S. universities featured in the 2021 Times Higher Education Impact Rankings. … Read more

Skanska constructs higher education buildings in Fort Worth, Texas, USA for USD 105M, about SEK 880M

[ad_1] ÖSTERSUND, Sweden, June 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Skanska has signed a contract with Tarrant County College District (TCCD) to construct new higher education buildings in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. The contract is worth USD 105M, about SEK 880M, which Skanska will include in the US order bookings for the second quarter 2021. This phase … Read more

Skanska constructs higher education buildings in Fort Worth, Texas, USA for USD 105M, about SEK 880M

[ad_1] ÖSTERSUND, Sweden, June 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Skanska has signed a contract with Tarrant County College District (TCCD) to construct new higher education buildings in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. The contract is worth USD 105M, about SEK 880M, which Skanska will include in the US order bookings for the second quarter 2021. This phase … Read more

SBU One of 150 Higher Education Institutions to Support the Amicus Brief |

[ad_1] SBU One of 150 Higher Education Institutions to Support the Amicus Brief The Brief supports Optional Practical Training for International Students, which allows them to engaged in work that directly correlates to their area of study STONY BROOK, NY, JUNE 28, 2021— As Optional Practical Training (OPT) for international students has been thrust into … Read more

DISCOVER TEXARKANA | Institutions of higher education prepare students for future

[ad_1] Texarkana College’s Bill Moran School of Bladesmithing is world-renown for its quality instruction, rich history and cutting-edge craftsmanship. The Bill Moran School of Bladesmithing was the world’s first bladesmithing school of its kind, born from a partnership between TC and the American Bladesmithing Society. The school is named in honor of Bill Moran, a … Read more

DISCOVER TEXARKANA | Institutions of higher education prepare students for future

[ad_1] Texarkana College’s Bill Moran School of Bladesmithing is world-renown for its quality instruction, rich history and cutting-edge craftsmanship. The Bill Moran School of Bladesmithing was the world’s first bladesmithing school of its kind, born from a partnership between TC and the American Bladesmithing Society. The school is named in honor of Bill Moran, a … Read more

Jessani Collier column: Every Virginia higher education institution needs to prioritize diversity, equity and inclusion | Columnists

[ad_1] This past year, students sat on one of the walls in front of Carrier Library at James Madison University. By Jessani Collier After one year and some change of seeing civilians march through streets demanding social justice, diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) have become the center of attention in conversations and spaces where they … Read more

OSHA’s Emergency Temporary Standard and Institutions of Higher Education

[ad_1] On June 10, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued its highly anticipated COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) but limited it to healthcare workers. Many may think that this ETS is only applicable to those workers in the standard “healthcare” industry, i.e., hospitals, long-term care facilities, etc. However, a reading of the ETS and OSHA’s interpretation … Read more