HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS
 
MEMBER NEWS
  • Berkeley College: New specialized programs at Berkeley College address growing demands in the healthcare industry. Read More
  • Bryant & Stratton College: How to Keep Pushing Through College. Read More
  • LIM College: LIM Makes Phi Theta Kappa's 2021 Transfer Honor Roll. Read More
  • LIM College: Rihanna Focuses on Cosmetics. Read More
HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS
 
MEMBER NEWS
  • Plaza College: Court Reporting Tik Tok Challenge Winner! Read More
  • Bryant & Stratton College: Super Bowl Ad Analysis. Read More
  • LIM College: Graduate Student Q&A: Learning Fashion Marketing while Running a Personal Brand. Read More
  • LIM College: As New York Fashion Week begins, the clothing industry ponders its future. Read More
 
APC PARTNERS
Even more changes to the digital marketing environment are on their way, and at least five of those developments are likely to affect your school. Watch the latest video from Enrollment Resources to learn about the five digital marketing opportunities and challenges for schools in 2021. https://enrollmentresources.com/offer-b-recent-changes-in-the-paid-search-environment/?utm_source=apc&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=offer-b
HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS
  • COVID-19 Aid Proposal Would Bring Democratic Policy Changes. Inside Higher Ed
  • Colleges Could Lose $183 Billion During Pandemic. Inside Higher Ed
  • Redefining Student-Centered Education During a Pandemic. The Evolllution
  • Merit and Equity for 4-Year College Enrollments. Inside Higher Ed
  • 3 positives that emerged from higher ed’s COVID-19 experiences. eCampus News
  • SUNY Brockport facing $10M budget gap as ‘far fewer’ students returning to campus. Rochester First
  • A Brutal Tally: Higher Ed Lost 650,000 Jobs Last Year. The Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Schumer Pushes a $50,000 Student Debt Forgiveness Plan. The NY Times
  • Democrats’ $50,000 student loan forgiveness plan would make 36 million borrowers debt-free. CNBC
  • 8 Higher Education IT Trends to Watch in 2021. EdTech
 
MEMBER NEWS
  • Berkeley College: Virtual Fashion Information Session. Read More
  • Bryant & Stratton College: Alumni Spotlight: High Fives & Hard Work Equals Success for Bridget Singh-Liebson. Read More
  • SVA’s New Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion on His Hopes and Goals For the Role. Read More
  • The College of Westchester: Black History Month - Dr. Shamva Wright-Shingler. Read More
 
ASSOCIATION NEWS
Donna Stelling-Gurnett, President and CEO of the Association of Proprietary Colleges (APC), presented testimony on Thursday, 2/4 at the New York State Legislature’s Joint Budget Hearing on Higher Education. In her testimony on behalf of APC, Donna spoke about APC’s legislative priorities including:
 
  • Increase the minimum TAP award from $500 to $1,000 and/or the maximum TAP award from $5,165 to $6,000 annually.
  • Increase the maximum net taxable income (NTI) threshold to receive a TAP award from $80,000 to $110,000 annually.
  • Reinstate Graduate TAP.
  • Restore Maximum TAP Awards for Two-Year Degree Programs.
 
For the full video of the hearing and testimony please use the following link, Donna’s testimony begins at 7:21:23.
 
HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS
  • Online Nursing Programs Drive Acquisition. Inside Higher Ed
  • Group Urges Cancellation of Institutional Student Debt. Inside Higher Ed
  • Cardona to Go Before Senate This Week. Inside Higher Ed
  • Clearing the path to higher education for those in need. The Boston Globe
  • Dems Say Biden Could Use Executive Authority on Student Loan Overhaul. But Will He? NASFAA
  • COVID-19 Has Widened the Skills Gap. But It Also Presents an Opportunity to Close It. EdSurge
  • A Free Year of College and Year-Round School? New Ideas for a New Administration. EdSurge
  • How Miguel Cardona pushed for school reopening and kept strong relationships with teachers unions. Chalk Beat
  • From Biden administration, higher ed leaders want connectivity, innovation, support. EdScoop
  • Higher Ed Under Biden-Harris: Live Updates. The Chronicle of Higher Education
 
MEMBER NEWS
  • Berkeley College Commits to Rebuilding New York's Future as Part of the Reimagine New York Commission's Pathways Pledge. Read More
  • SVA Subway Poster: 3D Design Chair Kevin O’Callaghan Creates Another Awesome Whiz-Bang Contraption. Read More
  • The Swedish Institute: 7 Tips to Boost Your Immune Function this Covid & Flu Season. Read More
  • LIM College: The Levy Bag: Functionality Comes First. Read More
  • Monroe College Launches Institute for Civic Engagement and Social Justice to Provide Civics Education, Social Justice Programming, Mentorship and Community Outreach. Read More
 
 
Free webinar opportunity from Gragg Advertising
 
Website Development & ADA compliance
Friday, February 19
11:30 AM CST
 
Join us for a FREE webinar at 11:30 AM CST on Friday, February 19, in which our President Darryl Mattox and Senior Experience Designer Benjamin Parks will examine the latest Web Content Accessibility Guidelines and what you can do to ensure every visitor to your website has a positive experience.
 They’ll talk about things like:
-Alternative text and tags
-Skip to content links
-Contrast, spacing and input requirements
-Alternatives to audio and video content
-Character key shortcuts
 
Don’t miss this important webinar. Join us to learn how to make sure you’re getting the most from your website.  Register here to reserve your spot!
HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS
 
MEMBER NEWS
  • Berkeley College Ranked by U.S. News & World Report for 8th Consecutive Year for Best Online Bachelor's Programs and Best Online Bachelor's Programs for Veterans. Read More
  • Berkeley College Virtual Forum Addresses the Career Development Needs of Students who are Neurodivergent. Read More
  • SVA College: January Exhibitions at SVA: Thesis Works, Literature-Inspired Art and Illustration, and More. Read More
  • LIM College: Phashion Phorward Phinals. Read More