Higher Education

Wichitan | Pablo Cruz: the path to higher education

Pablo Cruz, an exercise physiology graduate and MSU Texas cyclist, began his cycling career in his home country of Honduras. What started as a friendly competition between classmates six years ago has turned into a career and pursuit of higher education. “I started cycling with friends from college who would …

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Maine Voices: What Netflix’s “The Chair” Tells Us About Voice, Performance

Netflix’s “The Chair,” released August 20, depicts the fictional English department at Pembroke University. Although fictitious in its creation, “The Chair” speaks to the realities of higher education’s struggles and contributions to making the voices of students and marginalized groups heard and providing an inclusive and diverse example for departments …

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Innovation in higher education in times of crisis

NEW ZEALAND New Zealand has just been placed in level four containment for a few days. For us that means pretty much everything is closed. You can order some things online, and supermarkets are open but with significant limitations – individual shoppers only, fixed store routes. We are all confined …

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How Daisy Gonzales rose from foster care to the top of the country’s largest higher education system

Credit: Courtesy of California Community Colleges Acting Chancellor of California Community Colleges Daisy Gonzales speaking at Hancock College 2019. Credit: Courtesy of California Community Colleges Acting Chancellor of California Community Colleges Daisy Gonzales speaking at Hancock College 2019. Who is Daisy Gonzales, California’s New Interim Community College Chancellor? Her journey, …

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UK funds ‘as you go’ research publication platform

The UK will fund the development of a new publishing platform that will break down traditional science productions into the latest chunks. Octopus, which receives £ 650,000 from Research England, aims to provide a new ‘primary research record’ for scholarship registration ‘as it happens’. Unlike traditional journal articles, Octopus will …

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