UMES Appoints New Head Of Online Education

February 27th, 2014 by

The University of Maryland East Shore has appointed Dr. Kristine Anderson to lead an aggressive expansion plan to provide online tuition to students who are looking for a distance-education alternative. Dr. Anderson was previously employed by the Pennsylvania-based Mount Aloysius College, where she was in charge of the institution’s distance and online education office. Before that, she was involved in federal distance education research for the United States military.[...] Read More...

Job Market Takes A Dip In January After Positive 2013

February 21st, 2014 by

The country’s unemployment rate dropped to 6.6 percent in January as a further 113,000 job opportunities were added by employers. This is according to the latest Labor Department report.The number of jobs added was significantly lower than the average monthly figure of 194,000 recorded during 2013 and was also well below the Wall Street projections of 175,000 new jobs for January.[...] Read More...