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EBSCO Information Services acquires database from Wiley Publishing

EBSCO Information Services is further expanding its reach with the acquisition of Linguistics Abstracts Online from Wiley. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Linguistics Abstracts Online is a bibliographic database providing cover-to-cov...

By | 2018-12-14T20:45:26+00:00 December 14th, 2018|Education|

Here’s why Stetson University wants to fundraise $200M

Stetson University is nearing the completion of its $200 million "Beyond Success — Significance" fundraising campaign it started January 2013. The private university based in DeLand expects to meet its goal by June 2019. The funding will be used in fo...

By | 2018-12-14T20:17:00+00:00 December 14th, 2018|Education|

What’s going on in Silicon Valley? Here’s what’s up for Dec. 14-28

Have an opening in your schedule coming up soon? Take a look at the Silicon Valley Business Journal's weekly calendar. If you would rather not brave the big box stores or spend the money to expedite an Amazon package, the week before Christmas offers ...

By | 2018-12-13T22:45:47+00:00 December 13th, 2018|Education|

After enrollment declines, Ohio State revamping its full-time MBA program for more ‘well-rounded’ experience

After some rocky semesters of rising costs and declining enrollment, Ohio State University is redesigning its full-time MBA program. The new program at the Fisher College of Business will create a more relationship-based experience for students, offe...

By | 2018-12-13T22:31:44+00:00 December 13th, 2018|Education|

Battle over school tax hike in Lower Merion to be heard in state court

In a case with potential statewide ramifications, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has decided a legal fight over school taxes in Lower Merion Township will be heard on its merits. The case stems from the district’s 2016 decision to boost taxes despite h...

By | 2018-12-13T12:50:22+00:00 December 13th, 2018|Education|

Grant works to add physicians in rural, urban settings

The University at Buffalo’s Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is using a New York State Department of Health grant to support the expansion of primary care residency and medical student training in ambulatory settings throughout Western...

By | 2018-12-12T17:29:00+00:00 December 12th, 2018|Education|

GMU expanding Arlington campus (thanks, Amazon HQ2)

George Mason University has big plans for Arlington. The Fairfax County university, which runs an Arlington campus near the Virginia Square Metro station, is developing new initiatives to help meet employment demand at Amazon.com Inc.'s future Norther...

By | 2018-12-11T19:57:19+00:00 December 11th, 2018|Education|