The Journal

New Pathways to Credentialing: The Digital Badge

by Philip DiSalvio
May 3, 2016

With roots going back to the 13th century, the modern system of academic degrees functions as one of the most important ways to signal mastery of knowledge. The degree serves as...

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Creating Classes … and More Bits from the NEJHE Beat

by John O. Harney
April 26, 2016

More Underrepresented Groups. Even before Americans began retreating from educational equity amid the recent backlash against "political correctness," our empathy was directed...

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Campus Free Speech Presents Both Legal and PR Challenges for Colleges

by AiVi Nguyen and Anthony Dragga
April 19, 2016

Free speech is fast becoming a hot-button issue at colleges across the country, with campus protests often mirroring those of the public-at-large on issues such as racism or tackling...

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A Third Way: Integrating Liberal and Professional Education

by Richard Freeland
April 11, 2016

My talk is about Experiential Education and Liberal Learning. This topic has been on my mind ever since I graduated from a liberal arts college many years ago and began my first...

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Poaching, Jocks, Creds and Other News from the NEJHE Beat

by John O. Harney
April 5, 2016

Poaching. Florida Gov. Rick Scott invited Yale University to bring its $25 billion endowment to his state after Connecticut legislators proposed taxing Yale to address the state's...

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Newslink

NEBHE Stalwart Roberta Willis Will Not Seek Reelection in Connecticut House

by John O. Harney
May 3, 2016

Rep. Roberta B. Willis Comings and Goings ... Connecticut state Rep. Roberta B. Willis (D-Salisbury), a stalwart NEBHE delegate and longtime co-chair of Connecticut's Higher Education...

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Federal Funds Would Boost Community College-Job Training Partnerships

by The New England Council
May 2, 2016

DC Shuttle ... Vice President Announces Competitive Grants for Community Colleges. Vice President Joe Biden announced a program to award $100 million in competitive grants to fund...

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Last Call on Commencements … Really, This Time

by John O. Harney
April 26, 2016

We have tried to be fairly comprehensive in announcing New England college commencements in three posts: The Greatest Lecture Series on Earth? and The Show Goes On and Commencements...

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There’s No Such Thing as a Free Lunch … or Free Bathroom?

by The New England Council
April 25, 2016

DC Shuttle ... Updates to 2010 Child Nutrition Act Introduced. U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita (R-IN) introduced H.R. 5003, the Improving Child Nutrition and Education Act of 2016. The...

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NAFSA: Association of International Educators Chief Says Bon Voyage

by John O. Harney
April 19, 2016

Comings and Goings ... Marlene M. Johnson Marlene M. Johnson announced she will retire as president and CEO of NAFSA: Association of International Educators at the end of December...

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