Author Archives: Sheri Gibbs

Tuition charges are out of control, says President

Colleges and universities may face funding cuts if they don’t rein in tuition costs, said President Obama at the State of the Union Address on Jan. 24. The President scolded the higher education facilities, telling them tuition is just too high, and there will now be consequences for these high costs. “If you can’t stop…

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New iBook version challenges textbook industry

Last week, Apple announced the release of the iBooks 2. The new version of the application boasts the ability to buy textbooks, which created buzz about what this means for the textbook industry and students who must use them. The iBooks 2 partnered with textbook production companies such as Pearson, McGraw-Hill, and Houghfton Mifflin Harcourt…

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