Category: Metropolitan College

The Exclamatory Cycle of Teaching

Huffington Post By Jay Halfond, Metropolitan College I now understand the fundamental difference between academic administration and faculty life. Being a dean was typically punctuated with semi-colons. Work was an ongoing continuum with slight changes along the way. Being a full-time professor, though, is punctuated by exclamation points… View full article by expert Jay Halfond

A Case of Do or Die? The Fundamental Things that Apply to Online Leadership

New England Journal of Higher Education By Jay Halfond, Metropolitan College Previously, I suggested that a gradual redistribution is occurring across American higher education, especially among adult learners. Local hegemony is at risk, as online interlopers, increasingly from top-tier universities and other academic behemoths, offer students choice they never had before without having to relocate. […]

BU Tackles Big Data at the Data Analytics Symposium

BostInno Irena Vodenska, Metropolitan College Georgios Zervas, School of Management The Data Analytics Symposium, co-sponsored by IBM and Boston University’s Metropolitan College, brought together experts from both sponsor organizations.  Presentations addressed big data issues in various business sectors, plus panel discussions deliberated on the future direction of data analytics and the curriculum that will be […]