Concordia University freezes enrollment in six programs

Concordia University has frozen six academic programs to new students, part of an effort to refocus the university's curriculum. The Portland-based university will no longer accept new students in undergraduate majors in history, chemistry, English and.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2019

Axovant Announces Third Fiscal Quarter 2018 Financial Results and Corporate Updates

Expanded pipeline with two investigational gene therapy programs licensed from the University of Massachusetts Medical School for the treatment of GM1 gangliosidosis, Tay-Sachs and Sandhoff diseases First two patients dosed in SUNRISE-PD phase 2 t.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaFeb 7th, 2019

Concordia collects $5M from prominent Portland philanthropists

Concordia University-Portland has received, from a donor who's given prominently to the Portland community, the biggest gift in the school's 114 years. The $5 million grant from the Robert D. and Marcia H. Randall Charitable Trust will go toward e.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 6th, 2019

Johns Hopkins believes Newseum building will connect programs in Baltimore, D.C.

The university believes the renovated building will provide opportunities not only to students and faculty already in D.C., but to those in Baltimore as well, and raise the university to a new level of stature......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 26th, 2019

Johns Hopkins to buy Newseum building in D.C. as journalism museum plans to relocate

The $372.5 million deal will give the university a prime Pennsylvania Avenue address for graduate programs in international relations and other fields......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 25th, 2019

Charlotte online degree programs make list of nation"s best

Online degree programs at UNC-Charlotte and Queens University of Charlotte are among the best in the nation for 2019, according to rankings released Tuesday by U.S. News & World Report. UNCC placed in several categories for best online programs, i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2019

Bona taps 30-year-old Connie Perkins to build nursing program

St. Bonaventure University is making a push to build a full suite of healthcare programs to both recruit from and serve the Southern Tier......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2019

Arizona State business school fares well in national rankings

Arizona State University's business school again ranks as one of the best in the nation. According to U.S. News and World Report, ASU's W.P. Carey School of Business tied for No. 29 on its latest annual rankings of the best MBA programs. The Carey S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 16th, 2018

University of Illinois insures itself against a drop in Chinese student enrollment

International students are a major source of revenue for American schools.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 3rd, 2018

UB ranks among top 60 U.S. universities for R&D spending

The University at Buffalo ranks among the 60 U.S. colleges that are most active in research and development, according to a new report from the National Science Foundation. UB devoted $401.6 million to R&D programs in 2017, putting it in 59th place .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 28th, 2018

Northern Virginia lawmaker introduces sports betting bill

Virginia Del. Mark Sickles, D-Fairfax, has introduced a bill that would legalize sports betting in a move that could generate millions of dollars for state university research programs. Sports betting, legalized by the U.S. Supreme Court earlier thi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2018

Washington University tops list in student-faculty ratio

The 23 largest colleges and universities in Missouri and Southern Illinois have a combined full-time equivalent enrollment of 145,177 for the 2018-19 school year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 23rd, 2018

These are the largest MBA programs in Maryland

The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School has the largest MBA program in Maryland. The school had an enrollment of 1,080 students in fall 2018, not including 677 students enrolled in online classes. The Carey Business School reported an average age of 34 f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2018

IBM, Columbia University Launch Blockchain Accelerator Programs

Columbia University and IBM are launching a pair of tech accelerators to aid blockchain startups in their early phases......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskNov 19th, 2018

Capitol Vision: Huge industrial park planned near Port of Savannah; Public university enrollment sets record

A development team based in Atlanta and Jacksonville, Fla., has announced plans to build a Class A industrial park within 10 miles of the Port of Savannah's Garden City Terminal......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 16th, 2018

Texas State steps into future of engineering education with $120M Ingram Hall

Texas State University last week christened the largest academic building in its history. Bruce and Gloria Ingram Hall, a new hub for the university's science and engineering programs that clocks in at more than 166,000 square feet, was feted with a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2018

This Is Exactly What Happens to Your Body Once You Stop Smoking

“What makes cigarettes so addictive is the nicotine in the tobacco,” said Dr. Adam Goldstein, director of Tobacco Intervention Programs at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine.........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 12th, 2018

Texas" top-spending college basketball programs — No. 1 might surprise you

With the college basketball season in full swing and the University of Texas at San Antonio set to play the University of Oklahoma on Monday night, the Business Journal took at look at the top college basketball programs in Texas in terms of spending. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

UChicago opens its high-profile accelerator to alumni startups

The University of Chicago wants to give its alumni network a chance to participate in its sought-after startup accelerator program. UChicago’s New Venture Challenge, ranked among the top accelerator programs in the country, is launching an alumni .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2018

UA wins $1 million grant to fight opioid abuse in Alabama

A research unit at the University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Business has received a $1 million grant from the Office of Justice Programs at the Justice Department.  The grant will enable the Institute of Business Analytics to develop a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2018

National American University Holdings, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2019 First Quarter Results

Company to host conference call on October 11, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. ET Financial and Operational Highlights Credit hour enrollment in NAU's online operation increased 34% during the.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaOct 10th, 2018