2U, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Trilogy Education

LANHAM, MD. and NEW YORK, May 22, 2019 / PRNewswire / – 2U, Inc. (Nasdaq: TWOU), a global leader in educational technology, today completed the previously announced acquisition of Trilogy Education Services, Inc., a workforce accelerator that prepares adult learners to high-growth careers in the digital economy. The closing of …

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What is a micro-cheat and are you one?

There are worrying signs of a new Puritanism seeping into gender relations. Last summer, a survey of more than 5,000 adults for the New York Times found that a significant number of straight Americans view eating lunch, driving a car, or even having work meetings alone with a person of …

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Students partner with older adults to fight pandemic isolation

With the risk of serious illness from COVID-19 increasing with age, older people have been encouraged to self-isolate during the pandemic. Unfortunately, these recommendations may raise other concerns – research shows that social isolation and loneliness are associated with increased risks of chronic disease, hospitalization and premature death. UConn’s School …

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