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Wisconsin considers tighter for-profit rules as campuses close in Milwaukee | Inside Higher Ed

Wisconsin considers tighter for-profit rules as campuses close in Milwaukee | Inside Higher Ed | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

"Wisconsin is shaping up to be an important front in the battle over for-profit higher education, with a likely crackdown in Milwaukee and a brewing debate over tighter regulations at the state level.


Milwaukee’s city council is set to vote this week on a proposed ordinance that would require for-profits to jump through new hoops to receive city money, including real estate subsidies for private developers that work with the sector. The ordinance, which is likely to pass, follows the shuttering last fall of a controversial Everest College campus, which went belly-up less than two years after opening its doors."å

Society for College and University Planning (SCUP)'s insight:

Different "performance standards" for colleges?

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2012 Campus Sustainability Day - New England Area - SCUP's Planning for Higher Ed Mojo

2012 Campus Sustainability Day - New England Area - SCUP's Planning for Higher Ed Mojo | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

Our 60-minute video reveals what campus experts—students, faculty, and staff, each represented—know about what campuses need to be ensuring students learn about sustainability.

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Sign Up for SCUP's Planning for Higher Ed Mojo - SCUP's Planning for Higher Ed Mojo

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SCUPer Sandra Blanchette, U Mass Boston, studied the politics, culture, and governance of space planning and management on three large research university campuses for her dissertation. In herPlanning for Higher Education article for v41n2, January–March 2013, titled Space andPower in the Ivory Tower: Effective Space Management and Decision MakingWhat’s the Problem and What’s the Process?, Blanchette shares some of her more relevant findings for SCUPers during an explanation of the research and findings. The above quote, and the one below, are from her conclusions. But the entire paper is a must-read!

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