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Gilfus Advisors reaches 175th member on Sept 10th, 2012!

The Gilfus Advisors Network is the Education Industry’s primary source for business, technology, and education consulting. Elite and distinguished members of the Gilfus Advisors Network have been supporting education institutions, businesses, governments, and investors since 1997.

During the past week, the following distinguished professionals have been admitted to the Network:

Dr. Hisham Nofal – Senior Consultant, Dubai Knowledge Village

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$80 Million Invested – Desire2Learn: Leading the Renaissance in Education

Today NEA announced its investment in Desire2Learn, one of the largest and fastest growing cloud learning platforms for the education industry. The $80 million financing is the first ever for the company and is one of the largest investments we’ve made out of our new $2.6 billion fund. Over $1 trillion is spent on K-12 and higher education globally, and schools are in the midst of a technology renaissance that is reinventing the classroom ...

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Gilfus Education Group Launches New Web Presence

The Gilfus Education Group launched its new web presence today. President and CEO of the Gilfus Education Group, Stephen Gilfus, stated, “Over the past few months, we have been working on updating our website to reflect the latest in technology, enhancing the site’s representation of Gilfus Education Group activities, and expanding our Education Industry Insights capabilities.” The Gilfus Education Group has been working on a design that incorp...
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Setting up self pay courses in Banner Student system

Good afternoon,
We are implementing 'self-pay' courses in Banner starting with the Spring 2013 term. Courses outside of a student's major course of study or are no longer outstanding requirements in the degree audit plan must be identified as 'self-pay' courses. 

Students begin registering for the spring term in mid-October. Prior to that process starting, our office must establish system rules so that students know how much tuition is char...
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Rio Salado College Welcomes New Vice President of Academic Affairs


Tempe, AZ August 02, 2012

Dana Offerman, Ph.D. has accepted the position of Vice President of Academic Affairs at Rio Salado College effective August 1, 2012. She was selected following a national search, and most recently served as a consultant to Kaplan University Group where she helped develop online, competency-based, workplace-referenced degree programs.

She has an extensive background in online program development, continuing educa...
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ECMC Foundation names Steve Bumbaugh as President


St. Paul, MN August 02, 2012
The Board of ECMC Foundation announced that Steve Bumbaugh has been selected to serve as the organization’s president.

“We are thrilled Steve is joining us,” said ECMC Foundation Chairman Robert A. Stein. “Steve’s depth of experience and vision are critical in continuing our work to help people of all ages pursue their dream of higher education and succeed academically.”

Steve brings more than 10 years of ph...
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NACUBO is pleased to announce Mary M. Lai as the 2012 Pathfinder Award recipient

NACUBO is pleased to announce Mary M. Lai as the 
2012 Pathfinder Award Recipient

Mary M. Lai, treasurer emeritus and senior advisor, Long Island University began her higher education career in 1946. Guided by her faith and values, Lai has tirelessly worked to advance the business officer profession and the role of the business officer. She assisted and mentored many colleagues and students, served on numerous committees, and presented before he...

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Concordia appoints Graham Carr to the position of vice-president, research and graduate studies

Concordia appoints Graham Carr to the position of vice-president, research and graduate studies

Concordia University has appointed Graham Carr as vice-president, research and graduate studies, for a five-year term beginning August 1, 2012.

“We are fortunate to retain Graham Carr in this key role as he has the vision to move the research and graduate studies portfolio forward at Concordia,” says President and Vice-Chancellor Frederick Lowy....
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College Names Dr. Stephanie Shanblatt President

College Names Dr. Stephanie Shanblatt President

Provost at Lansing Community College in Michigan will take over from the retiring Dr. James Linksz in October as Bucks’ fourth president.

Bucks County Community College’s Board of Trustees has unanimously selected Dr. Stephanie Shanblatt as the next president of Bucks County Community College. The announcement took place at a special public meeting at the college’s Newtown campus Wednesday, J...
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Cambridge College Welcomes Dr. Elwood L. Robinson as Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs

Cambridge College Welcomes Dr. Elwood L. Robinson as Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs

CAMBRIDGE, Cambridge College is pleased to announce that Dr. Elwood L. Robinson has assumed his duties as Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs. Dr. Robinson will oversee Cambridge College's academic deans and faculties, including the undergraduate and graduate programs, seven regional ce...