April 24, 2015 – May 1, 2015

Industry Related Reports

National News

Local News

California

Connecticut

  • Two Campus Senates Vote No Confidence In CSCU Chief
    “After months of expressing dissatisfaction with the leadership of the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities system, leadership groups on two of 16 campuses have cast votes of no confidence in President Gregory Gray and in his transformative plan….”

Michigan

Ohio

Pennsylvania

Texas

  • More Than $3 Billion in College Campus Construction Closer to Reality in Texas
    “After sailing to approval in the Texas House, a package of bonds worth about $3.1 billion in college campus construction might have a more uncertain future in the Texas Senate. The bill approved earlier this month in the House drew only a few “no” votes, mainly from lawmakers aligned with some groups that claim to be fiscally conservative….”

Wisconsin

 

World News

  • Grand Group Investment Acquires 33% Stake in E-Learning Company
    “Chinese venture capital fund Grand Group Investment has bought a 15% shareholding in e-learning firm WuXi Jin Xun Tong Technology (JXT) for a cash consideration of RMB20 million (£2.2 million)….”
  • Global Ambitions in Higher Education
    “While still far from common practice, international branch campuses have risen from a worldwide total of 15 in 1995 to 231 in 2015. Leading the charge are U.S. institutions, with 83 campuses abroad….”