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More Whatâs at the Core of the University Admissions Scandal × × Opinion | Whatâs at the Core of the University Admissions Scandal By Mar 13, 2019 â is committed to achieving social and environmental impact alongside competitive financial returns.â Yes, the founder of the Rise Fund may have inadvertently achieved a mission goal yesterday: Bill McGlashan was among the very wealthy parents who allegedly used wads of cash to open âside doorsâ through which their children could slip into prestigious schools.
More Who Owns Digital Badges? A Companyâs Patent on Credential System Raises... × × Who Owns Digital Badges? A Companyâs Patent on Credential System Raises Questions By Mar 12, 2019 When the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office granted last year for creating, managing and tracking digital credentials, it raised new questions and concerns among a community of innovators who are trying to create an open platform for rethinking credentials. That group of colleges, companies and nonprofits is working to build an openly licensed platform for digital certificates that professionals and students can use to show theyâve mastered certain skills (either academic or so-called âsoft skills,â like collaboration or problem solving).