2U reports ‘unprecedented demand,’ but challenges lurk ahead for OPMs

On the heels of a turbulent year, 2U appears to have turned a corner. The past three months have brought “unprecedented demand” to the online program management (OPM) company’s entire suite of offerings, its CEO, Chip Paucek, said on a call with investors last week.  Paucek said the company is seeing “historic highs” in enrollment, […]

College quarantine mandates present challenges for students

Dive Brief: Many colleges that intend to reopen their campuses this fall are telling students who will be living and taking classes there to self-isolate for two weeks before arriving.  But compliance could significantly disrupt some students’ lives. The...

2019/2020: Inconclusive end to an academic session?

By Adesina Wahab By now, primary, secondary and technical colleges across the country would have concluded the 2019/2020 academic session with all the attendant fun. Prize giving day, end of the session party and other related activities would have been held, but that...