Celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson spent a day at Monroe College’s culinary institute late last year — but nobody was able to recognize him. That’s because Samuelsson, a restaurateur with 30 locations in seven countries, went incognito for a celebrity edition of the CBS show “Undercover Boss,” which implants high-level executives and professionals with entry-level workers More Info »
By Kristen Torres, Regional Director of Operations, Pima Medical Institute
Creating a robust community engagement program at your institution will elevate and enhance your students to better meet the needs of employers. This article highlights best practices in teaching and modeling the art of giving back.
Evaluating New Programs Before They Launch: A Simple Approach to Ensuring Program Demand, Quality, and Viability
Pond has seen so many programs that lacked a solid vetting process, he eventually developed his own “New Program Viability Review.” It is a comprehensive rubric that covers several basic areas and requires that items within those areas be individually scored.
There is no single thing that will lead to student success. Only a comprehensive approach will be successful. King’s article discusses his 10 STEP (Student Tactical Education Program) that has proven successful at two multi-campuses post-secondary educational organizations.
Stanbridge University’s new Virtual Reality lab is allowing students, using a stylus and 3-D glasses, to virtually ‘lift’ an object off a screen, manipulate and adjust to see it at different angles, and magnify for fine details. Students can also dissect layers and components of a model for a deeper understanding of interconnectivity.