On the Horizon: Volume 23 Issue 1


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Analyzing pedagogical components using multiple regression

Mia Kalish

The purpose of this paper is to show how one instructor used an integrated collection of technological and cognitive tools that consistently led to student success. Educators…


Learning-to-be in two vocationally-oriented higher education degrees

Vikki Pollard, Andrew Vincent, Emily Wilson

– This paper aims to explore the pedagogical approach of two higher education programmes aiming to develop both discipline-specific and key employability skills in graduates.


Alpha societies and requisite variety: a projected framework for governance, education, and work in the 21st century

George H. Kubik

The purpose of this article is to define a framework for projecting future leading-edge alpha societies based on the principle of requisite variety. Alpha societies are advanced…


The future of the American campus

Michael Haggans

This article aims to present a review of the American campus in 2015 as the physical and facilities implications of the digital transformation of higher education begin to appear…


Governmental management by trust communication: German organizational rhetoric in the 2008 financial crisis

Jan C. L. König, Klaus-Peter Wiedmann

– The purpose of the authors of this paper is to observe the German Government’s rhetorical communication measurements during the 2008 financial crisis.


The development and administration of collaborative social work programs: challenges and opportunities

Donna Wang

The purpose of this exploratory research was to document the history, structure and administration of current collaboratives, as well as overall challenges and benefits. Little is…


Leaving the cocoon: university course design and delivery vis-a-vis competitive strategy

Anthony Morven Gould, Thomas Michael Power

This article aims to ask how Michael Porter’s seminal notions of generic competitive strategy may be applied to an emerging university industry where course design and delivery is…

Preserving the past in the face of a new future

Tom P. Abeles

– The purpose of this paper is an expanded review of “Wired for Success”.


The Physical University: Contours of space and place in higher education

Michael Haggans

– The purpose of this paper is to present an extended book review of “The Physical University”.


A tectonic shift

Tom P. Abeles

– The purpose of this paper is to present a brief review and analysis of “The Breakthrough Challenge: 10 Ways to Connect Today’s Profits With Tomorrow’s Bottom Line”.

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