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The Gazette, IA

Coe College President David McInally to Retire Next Year

Coe College President David McInally to Retire Next Year

February 12, 2020

Eight years after taking the reins of the private Coe College in Cedar Rapids, President David McInally has announced he plans to retire after the 2020-21 academic year.
Eight years after taking the reins of the private Coe College in Cedar Rapids, President David McInally has announced he plans to retire after the 2020-21 academic year.

February 12, 2020

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Bloomberg

Stanford Faces $43 Million Tab in Trump Endowment Tax

Stanford Faces $43 Million Tab in Trump Endowment Tax

February 12, 2020

Stanford University faces as much as $43 million in taxes under a new levy on college endowments included in President Donald Trump’s tax overhaul, the first time private colleges will pay such a fee.
Stanford University faces as much as $43 million in taxes under a new levy on college endowments included in President Donald Trump’s tax overhaul, the first time private colleges will pay such a fee.

February 12, 2020

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Carroll County Times

McDaniel President to Chair Board of National Organization

McDaniel President to Chair Board of National Organization

February 11, 2020

McDaniel College President Roger N. Casey was elected as chair of the Board of Directors for an organization made up of more than 1,000 independent higher education institutions. Casey will serve as the board chair of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities for one year.
McDaniel College President Roger N. Casey was elected as chair of the Board of Directors for an organization made up of more than 1,000 independent higher education institutions. Casey will serve as the board chair of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities for one year.

February 11, 2020

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Inside Higher Ed

Another Portland Institution Closes

Another Portland Institution Closes

February 11, 2020

Concordia University in Portland, Ore., announced it will be closing at the end of the spring semester. While the university had grown its graduate enrollment, it cited the changing nature of higher education as a reason for its closure.

Concordia University in Portland, Ore., announced it will be closing at the end of the spring semester. While the university had grown its graduate enrollment, it cited the changing nature of higher education as a reason for its closure.

February 11, 2020

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The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Disneyfication of a University - Opinion Piece

The Disneyfication of a University - Opinion Piece

February 11, 2020

Dane Kennedy writes: The George Washington University faculty and staff ain’t got no culture. Or worse, we’ve got a culture of negativity. That was the verdict of the Disney Institute, which the president of our university commissioned last year to assess the culture on our campus. Fortunately, the institute, which is the "professional-development and external-training arm of the Walt Disney Company," has a remediation plan. It has designed workshops to teach us the cultural "values" and "service priorities" we evidently require.
Dane Kennedy writes: The George Washington University faculty and staff ain’t got no culture. Or worse, we’ve got a culture of negativity. That was the verdict of the Disney Institute, which the president of our university commissioned last year to assess the culture on our campus. Fortunately, the institute, which is the "professional-development and external-training arm of the Walt Disney Company," has a remediation plan. It has designed workshops to teach us the cultural "values" and "service priorities" we evidently require.

February 11, 2020

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