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Moshavi, Dan – Journal of Management Education, 2019
In order to elevate the effectiveness of teaching and learning, business deans must manage the dynamic interplay among four elements--strategy, budget, curriculum, and delivery. When these elements reinforce and complement each another, a business school can generate powerful energy in the form of new curricular and cocurricular developments,…
Descriptors: Business Schools, Deans, Curriculum Development, Strategic Planning
Geiser, Saul – Center for Studies in Higher Education, 2017
Like Berkeley, the UC system as a whole is quickly running out of space to accommodate the next generation of Californians who will be reaching college age by mid-century. Even with the added capacity at UC Merced, the UC system will run out of space on existing campuses in the next decade. In the normal course of events, this would trigger…
Descriptors: Enrollment, Off Campus Facilities, Capacity Building, School Expansion
Tennessee Higher Education Commission, 2017
In January 2010, the General Assembly passed the Complete College Tennessee Act (CCTA), a comprehensive reform agenda seeking to transform public higher education through changes in academic, fiscal and administrative policies at the state and institutional levels. While the higher education landscape has been shaped by the CCTA, higher education…
Descriptors: Adult Students, Public Colleges, Community Colleges, Undergraduate Students
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Silver, Blake R.; Jakeman, Rick C. – Journal of College Student Development, 2016
Colleges and universities have attempted to deal with the risks posed by off-campus parties with various efforts, including policies restricting the party environment, efforts to build community coalitions, as well as the creation of targeted education and training programs for students. Perhaps one of the most well-known efforts to address issues…
Descriptors: College Students, Intervention, Off Campus Facilities, Social Responsibility
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Haynes, John E.; Miller, Judith A.; Varea, Valeria – Australian Journal of Teacher Education, 2016
This paper describes a new learning experience, which was introduced following an examination of the literature regarding preservice primary school teachers' (PPST) notions of their past experience in Physical Education (PE) (Elliott 2013). PPSTs were given the opportunity to recognise, reflect, interrogate and reframe a critical incident from…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Student Teacher Attitudes, Elementary School Teachers, Primary Education
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Schudde, Lauren – Journal of College and University Student Housing, 2016
Students from low-income families consistently trail behind their peers in retention and degree attainment. Research on college student experiences suggests that low-income students experience "cultural mismatch" at college--they feel that their backgrounds are at odds with the middle-class values dominant on campus (Armstrong &…
Descriptors: Family Income, School Holding Power, On Campus Students, College Housing
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Sadayuki, Taisuke – Journal of College and University Student Housing, 2015
This paper empirically investigates the costs that arise from uncertainty in the college-town housing market in the Urbana-Champaign metropolitan area, the home of the University of Illinois. This research resulted in two principal findings. First, the rental price of housing owned by property owners having more than 10 claims filed against them…
Descriptors: Universities, Metropolitan Areas, College Housing, Housing Needs
Cormier, Mary-Pat – New England Journal of Higher Education, 2015
The focus of this article is liability of higher education institutions for off-campus housing. In the off-campus housing context, the "assumed duty" theory was determinative in a 2006 Delaware Supreme Court case. A student was assaulted by the boyfriend of another student in the parking lot of off-campus housing. The housing was…
Descriptors: Off Campus Facilities, College Housing, Higher Education, Risk Management
McKnight, Carolyn P.; Martin, Barbara N. – Journal of Invitational Theory and Practice, 2015
This study was designed to examine off-campus centers and their administrators in creating an effective learning environment for adult learners using a new innovative leadership theory, invitational, which is a holistic approach that nurtures the belief everyone is intrinsically motivated and it is the leaders' responsibility to unleash their true…
Descriptors: Educational Environment, Adult Students, Qualitative Research, Case Studies
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Chacko, Mariam R.; Markham, Christine; Thiel, Melanie; Crandall, Stacy M.; Peskin, Melissa F.; Shegog, Ross; Tortolero, Susan – Journal of School Health, 2014
Background: This study examined the acceptability and feasibility of using a biological outcome measure to evaluate a school-based sexuality education program. Confidential field-delivered sexually transmitted infection (STI) testing by nonmedical field staff and STI treatment by medically trained field staff was assessed in off-campus and…
Descriptors: Feasibility Studies, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Clinical Diagnosis, Off Campus Facilities
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Twigg, Danielle – Journal of College and University Student Housing, 2014
A community impact study was conducted in the suburbs surrounding a large multicampus Australian university to explore community perspectives on student housing. A mixed methods approach was used to explore current perceptions and beliefs in the community about off-campus student housing. This consisted of a survey of community members and…
Descriptors: Off Campus Facilities, College Housing, Multicampus Colleges, Mixed Methods Research
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Larsson, Ken – International Journal on E-Learning, 2014
This paper looks at the process of managing large numbers of exams efficiently and secure with the use of a dedicated IT support. The system integrates regulations on different levels, from national to local, (even down to departments) and ensures that the rules are employed in all stages of handling the exams. The system has a proven record of…
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Testing, Information Technology, Electronic Learning, Foreign Countries
Tennessee Higher Education Commission, 2013
Off-campus locations play a significant role within Tennessee's higher education system. They meet the needs of many citizens who are unable to take advantage of the services provided at main campus locations and, in turn, serve the needs of the institution by making education available to more students. It is the responsibility of the Tennessee…
Descriptors: Off Campus Facilities, Community Colleges, Public Colleges, Geographic Location
Macklin, Cedric Dewayne – ProQuest LLC, 2012
Extensive research has been conducted on students pursuing degrees off-campus; however, limited studies have been directed to explain the growing practice of students enrolling in courses and degrees at off-campus degree centers. The purpose of this dissertation was to explore the organizational issues related to governance and management of…
Descriptors: Off Campus Facilities, Higher Education, Educational Administration, Governance
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Abdelrahman, Omer Hassan – Journal of Librarianship and Information Science, 2012
Distance learning has flourished in Sudan during the last two decades; more and more higher education institutions offer distance learning programmes to off-campus students. Like on-campus students, distance learners should have access to appropriate library and information support services. They also have specific needs for library and…
Descriptors: Distance Education, Interviews, Research Libraries, Electronic Libraries
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