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We support innovation, engage conversation and drive change by working with New England’s higher education stakeholders in public and private education, government and business.

More than 800 undergraduate and graduate degree programs are offered through the RSP Tuition Break by New England’s 82 public colleges and universities.

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The New England Journal of Higher Education

July 8, 2019

To Prepare Nimble Thinkers … A NEJHE Q&A with Michelle Weise

“The world will need more agile and resilient thinkers with a serious handle on various technologies and digital literacies.” Michelle Weise is senior vice president for workforce strategies and chief innovation officer at Strada Education Network. Weise is a higher education expert who specializes in innovation and connections between higher education and the workforce. She...
June 26, 2019

Summer (Finally) … And Other News from the NEJHE Beat

A few tidbits from the editor after a long wet spring … Unvites. I recently enjoyed a fascinating panel discussion on Protesting the Podium: Campus Disinvitations sponsored by the Bipartisan Policy Center. The panelists were former U.S. Sen. Bob Kerrey, Harvard professor Harvey C. Mansfield, Middlebury College professor Matthew J. Dickinson and Wesleyan University President...
June 11, 2019

Expanding Opportunities for High School Students to Earn Industry-Recognized Credentials

A shared challenge for our higher education institutions and employers is the large number of students graduating high school unprepared for success in college and the workforce. It leads to lower-than-acceptable college completion rates, particularly for our most disadvantaged youth, and a broken workforce pipeline that threatens economic growth and opportunity. The lack of skilled...


House Defense Bill Offends For-Profit Colleges

The Voice of Education Summit (https://t.co/TTw2BWmuZk) is all about voice/AI in #edu - #K12, #highered, & #professionallearning.
Emerson College - Wed Aug 7
Presented by @Microsoft
Featuring @Novel_Effect, Columbia Univ, @LearnWithBamboo, & more
Promo code NEBHE saves 75%!

Curious about @nebhe's new Board Chair Rep. Joe McNamara (RI) and how he sees opportunities and challenges in the region's higher ed landscape? Check out the latest @pbn Q&A: https://t.co/EaQcVC5RrU

What Amazon's decision to retrain a third of its employees means for the future of work https://t.co/hHbkFlEVWL via @ConversationUS | also see #nebhe Commission on #HigherEducation & #Employability

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.@CMCCMaine offers a new Esports Management AAS this fall and an esports competition arena. #CMCC is one of five New England member colleges of the National Association of Collegiate eSports. #CMCC will offer its associate through #tuitionbreak @NACEsports https://t.co/RiewiOL0EL

Education Dive: Higher Ed@EdDiveHigherEd

As esports expands, more colleges are teaching students how to work in the field. #HigherEd https://t.co/YP3Ig12Y1W

New report by @UCSUSA sounds alarm re extreme heat caused by #climatechange. See impact by state: https://t.co/P8xilJLkmb
#tuitionbreak HEIs with Climate Change programs & research include @NVU_Lyndon, @UMaine. https://t.co/Q661OPgnQu

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Game Design @Fitchburg_State is a unique bachelor's program and offered through #tuitionbreak – Residents of Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont are eligible to save on out-of-state tuition.
https://t.co/vG7OjJvn3K #collegesavings #gamedesign

Fitchburg State@Fitchburg_State

Professors and students in our Game Design program discuss how this major prepares you for a sustainable career in the game design field. https://t.co/4UTvYizU0V

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