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Oxford University constituent college bans Christian group

FBN’s Stuart Varney on a Christian group at a constituent college of Oxford University banning Christians from addressing incoming students......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 12th, 2017

Greater Cincinnati named among best areas for college students

A Greater Cincinnati town has been named among the nation’s best for college students. Oxford, home to Miami University, is No. 29 overall on financial website WalletHub’s ranking of the best college towns in the U.S. The list, which was created to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2017

Oxford university drops Suu Kyi from common room name

Suu Kyi has gone against very principles and ideals she had once righteously promoted: College resolution.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 20th, 2017

Rohingya crisis: Suu Kyi"s portrait removed from display at Oxford College

Suu Kyi had held her 67th birthday party at the college where she studied politics, philosophy and economics and was celebrated with an honorary doctorate from Oxford University in 2012.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 30th, 2017

What Merck, Airbnb and GoDaddy Understand About Charlottesville

White supremacists aren't cartoon villains. They're us. Now what? It ostensibly started with the menacing image of angry men in polo shirts and tiki torches surrounding an unarmed group of University of Virginia college students carrying handmade si.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 14th, 2017

This Dayton-area college has more than 500 open jobs

Miami University has a slew of open positions. The Oxford-based school has recently posted online job listings for 550 positions, according to new data from the state of Ohio. The report examines open job postings between May 14 and June 13. With 5.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2017

​UCF seeks consulting firm for college research consortium

The University of Central Florida is seeking consulting services for the Florida Consortium of Metropolitan Research Universities. In addition to UCF, members of the group include the Florida International University and the University of South F.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2017

Prof. Matthew Reynolds: “The World of Translation” | Talks at Google

Published on Mar 31, 2017 In this talk, we are joined by Prof. Matthew Reynolds, professor of English and Comparative Criticism, Tutorial Fellow at St. Anne’s College at the University of Oxford, and author of Oxford Universit.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 12th, 2017

Iowa State Snowflakes Upset Over Prisoner Wage Rates; It"s "Modern Day Slavery"

Authored by The College Fix, On Friday about 40 protesters at Iowa State University demonstrated against the school’s use of prison labor “to acquire furniture.” According to the Iowa State Daily, the group IS.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 10th, 2017

University of Cincinnati law dean under fire from faculty

A group of faculty at the University of Cincinnati College of Law is calling for the ouster of its new dean less than halfway into her five-year contract due to an apparent conflict of priorities. Meanwhile, UC's interim provost is drafting a six.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2017

DeVry University agrees to pay $100 million to settle FTC claims it misled students

DeVry University and its parent company, DeVry Education Group Inc., have agreed to pay $100 million to settle a Federal Trade Commission lawsuit alleging that the for-profit college misled potential students with ads about its post-graduation success rat.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesDec 15th, 2016

Liberty University Students Condemn School’s Association with Donald Trump

"Donald Trump does not represent our values and we want nothing to do with him." A group of students at Liberty University condemned Donald Trump on Wednesday, protesting the Christian university’s association with the Republican presidential no.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 13th, 2016

Mihaela van der Schaar named Man Professorship of Quantitative Finance

The University of Oxford has appointed Mihaela van der Schaar to the Man Professorship of Quantitative Finance, which is funded in perpetuity by a charitable gift of GBP3.3 million made in 2007 by the Charitable Trust of Man Group. read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekOct 12th, 2016

An evangelical college group is threatening to fire employees who support same-sex marriage

One of the biggest evangelical Christian college organizations in the country has recently told its staffers that they’ll be fired if they express support for same-sex marriage, divorce or premarital sex. The 1300 staffers of InterVarsity Christian .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 8th, 2016

Royal Academy of Engineering and Man Group establish Research Chair in Machine Learning

The Royal Academy of Engineering and Man Group have appointed a new Research Chair in Machine Learning at the University of Oxford to develop machine learning and data analysis techniques for large-scale, real-world applications, including financial model.....»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekOct 6th, 2016

DeVry University Introduces New Certificate Programs

DeVry Education Group Inc. (DV) recently added two certificate programs in website design and website development to its College of Media Arts & Technology under DeVry University. DeVry Education Group Inc. DV recently added two certificate pro.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksOct 3rd, 2016

Greater Baltimore Commitee raises $6.5M for city anti-crime program

The Greater Baltimore Committee raised $6.5 million to help Baltimore launch the Roca program, an anti-crime program successful in Massachusetts. GBC member companies Baltimore Gas and Electric Co., Johns Hopkins University, T. Rowe Price Group I.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals17 hr. 55 min. ago

Planning to get your MBA? Here are some things to consider

Here is a breakdown of master’s degree programs for two of the area’s top colleges: the University of Central Florida and Rollins College......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals19 hr. 40 min. ago

Auburn lands $1M gift from prominent Birmingham executive

Auburn University's student entrepreneurs have received a boost from a Birmingham couple. Benny M. LaRussa Jr., a 1982 graduate of Auburn’s Raymond J. Harbert College of Business, and his wife, Lynn, have created the LaRussa Catalyst Fund within.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals20 hr. 10 min. ago

Best-in-Class Quant Score Keeps American Tower (AMT) a Strong Buy

InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips American Tower Corp (NYSE:AMT) is a constituent of the 180 company Equity Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) GICS industry group, which is part of the 221 company GICS .....»»

Category: topSource: investorplace20 hr. 25 min. ago

University of Maryland draws investment, partnership with Fortune 500 company

University of Maryland's efforts to build up a "Discovery District" in College Park just earned a major vote of confidence from a new Fortune 500 partner. McLean-based Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE: COF) will make a $3 million investment in U.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2017