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Can an Investment in Instruction Improve a College’s Bottom Line?

A new white paper explores whether improvements in instructional quality can increase an institution's net revenue.

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Curated content on higher education presented by the Society for College and University Planning (SCUP).
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SCUP Updates and Deadlines

Learn about upcoming deadlines and announcements.

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

 

Face-to-Face Events for

Higher Ed Planning Professionals!

 

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Upcoming events:
 
 
 

 March 19–21, 2017 | University of Washington | Seattle, WA

SCUP 2017 Pacific Regional Conference
GAME CHANGERS: Leveraging the Unexpected and Making the Most of It!

 

March 19, 2017 | Seattle, WA
Planning Institute 1
Laying the Groundwork for Strategic Planning
 
April 2, 2017 | Princeton, NJ
Planning Institute 1
Laying the Groundwork for Strategic Planning

 

April 2–4, 2017 | Hyatt Regency | Princeton, NJ
SCUP 2017 Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference
Necessity is the Mother of REinvention

 

April 18, 2017 | St. Louis, MO
Planning Institute 1
Laying the Groundwork for Strategic Planning

 

April 19–20, 2017 | St. Louis, MO
Planning Institute 2
Developing and Implementing a Strategic Plan
 
July 8–12, 2017 | Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC
SCUP–52, SCUP's Annual, International Conference
We Strengthen and Transform Higher Education
 
 
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In Wisconsin, innovation does what budgets can’t

In Wisconsin, innovation does what budgets can’t | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

A look at UW-Flex, an online competency-based program developed by University of Wisconsin.

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Meaningful Work: What Leaders Can Learn from NASA and the Space Race

Meaningful Work: What Leaders Can Learn from NASA and the Space Race | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

Having trouble motivating your staff to implement your plan? New research on employee communications may have you change the way you talk about goals.

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Can an Investment in Instruction Improve a College’s Bottom Line?

A new white paper explores whether improvements in instructional quality can increase an institution's net revenue.

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Hopkins hires hundreds in Baltimore, seeking to strengthen community

Hopkins hires hundreds in Baltimore, seeking to strengthen community | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

In dedicated effort to strengthen its local economy, Johns Hopkins has hired hundreds of workers from distressed Baltimore neighborhoods.

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Conversations With College Students on a Politically Divided Campus

Conversations With College Students on a Politically Divided Campus | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

Students at one university started a "Civil Discourse Society" to have open, respectful conversations about politics.

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Transforming college into a hub of lifelong learning: Northeastern University’s Level bootcamp

Transforming college into a hub of lifelong learning: Northeastern University’s Level bootcamp | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

How one university is "future-proofing" itself by innovating around lifelong learning.

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3 Short-Term Measures for Showing Whether College Reform Will Work

3 Short-Term Measures for Showing Whether College Reform Will Work | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

How can you tell in the short-term if your student success initiative will work in the long-term? A new report identifies three measures that do just that.

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3 Ways Colleges Are Utilizing the Internet of Things

3 Ways Colleges Are Utilizing the Internet of Things | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

Here's how colleges are using connected devices to improve learning and serve students better.

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Closing the skills gap: Creating workforce-development programs that work for everyone

Closing the skills gap: Creating workforce-development programs that work for everyone | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

A research-based, systems approach to preparing people without college degrees for jobs with promising career paths.

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Program management market expands to the boot camp space

Program management market expands to the boot camp space | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

More companies are forming to help higher ed institutions open and manage online boot camps.

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Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education Orders Full Operational Review

Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education Orders Full Operational Review | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

The system chancellor announced that they are conducting a full operational review to find a more efficient way to deliver value.

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Will efficiency lead to reforms? Is an operational review the way to go about innovation to deliver more for less?

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Incentives Don’t Help People Change, but Peer Pressure Does

Incentives Don’t Help People Change, but Peer Pressure Does | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

Incentives might give short-term results, but for lasting change, few things work better than peer pressure.

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This College Alternative Only Makes Money If You Make A Salary

This College Alternative Only Makes Money If You Make A Salary | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

MissionU, a cross between boot camp-style learning and traditional higher ed, only charges students 15% of their pre-tax income for 3 years after they graduate.

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National Survey Shows High Rates Of Hungry And Homeless Community College Students

National Survey Shows High Rates Of Hungry And Homeless Community College Students | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

Researchers found that one third of community college students go hungry and 14 percent are homeless.

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Training Students to Outpace Automation

Training Students to Outpace Automation | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

Community colleges and technical schools are adding "soft skills" like communication, critical thinking, and time management to their technical instruction.

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DACA, One Student's Story

DACA, One Student's Story | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

More than 750,000 young people have registered under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Many, like college senior Daisy Romero, worry about their future in the U.S.

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The Right Way to Start a Meeting

The Right Way to Start a Meeting | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

Want to have a more productive meeting? Try these 6 tips for starting your meeting off right.

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A look at historically black colleges and universities as Howard turns 150

A look at historically black colleges and universities as Howard turns 150 | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

As Howard University celebrates its 150th anniversary, learn more about America's historically black colleges and universities and the students who attend.

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Transforming college: What can leaders do?

Transforming college: What can leaders do? | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

Five institutions that are innovating against the interlocking challenges facing higher ed—affordability, access, business model, and the shifting demands of the workforce.

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A Refresher on Discovery-Driven Planning

Has your institution decided to pursue a brand-new initiative? Then your normal planning practices might not work. An overview of discovery-driven planning explains why it's a great way to implement out-of-the-box ideas.

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Students protest outside Schlissel home following racist emails

Students protest outside Schlissel home following racist emails | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

A recent protest at the University of Michigan exposes what students expect from a plan versus how universities structure planning.

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