Education

College Captive Offers Hands-On Experience

College Captive Offers Hands-On Experience

A Butler University program gives students the chance to develop and manage their own captive.

 
Risk U: Helping Colleges and Universities Identify Their Unique Risks

Risk U: Helping Colleges and Universities Identify Their Unique Risks

With all the risks of a small city, institutions of higher education pose real risk assessment challenges, demanding a solid framework.

 
Risk Management Education Takes Root on College Campuses

Risk Management Education Takes Root on College Campuses

Risk management programs are cropping up on campuses across the country to meet growing industry needs.

 
Risk Students Face Real-World Challenges

Risk Students Face Real-World Challenges

The Spencer/RIMS Risk Management Challenge helps students bridge the gap between classroom lessons and real-world implementation.

 
Navigating Student Data Privacy Laws

Navigating Student Data Privacy Laws

New technology and legislation have made protecting student data a priority and obligation.

 
Minimizing Internship-Related Liability

Minimizing Internship-Related Liability

In order to avoid legal trouble, internship programs must be carefully structured.

 
Smart Start: How New Technology Mitigates Operational Risks in Schools

Smart Start: How New Technology Mitigates Operational Risks in Schools

By replacing traditional processes with more efficient technology, school districts can better mitigate operational risks.

 
The Path to Risk Management

The Path to Risk Management

Graduates are finding that jobs in other sectors of the insurance industry can lead to a solid risk management career.

 
Trends on Campus: Risk Management and Insurance Education Review

Trends on Campus: Risk Management and Insurance Education Review

As risk management evolves, so too must the curriculum to teach the risk managers of the future.

 
The 10 Largest Risk Management and Insurance Education Programs

The 10 Largest Risk Management and Insurance Education Programs

A rundown of the top ten U.S. risk management colleges ranked by the number of students who graduated last year.

 
Mentoring and the Millennial – An Old Concept Is New Again for Insurance

Mentoring and the Millennial – An Old Concept Is New Again for Insurance

Mentoring helps less-experienced industry employees advance their careers, and the newest generation is uniquely positioned to benefit.

 
In Honor of Risk Education

In Honor of Risk Education

How the Spencer Educational Foundation is helping to train the next generation of risk managers.

 
The 10 Largest Risk Management and Insurance Schools

The 10 Largest Risk Management and Insurance Schools

Though bigger doesn’t always mean better, the schools on this list have managed to attract many students to their successful risk management and insurance programs. And for the sake of the industry’s future, companies should hope that this trend continues.

 
The Next Generation: The 4th Annual Risk Management and Insurance Education Review

The Next Generation: The 4th Annual Risk Management and Insurance Education Review

A whole host of schools are offering unique curriculum and programs for those students who will shape the future of the discipline.

 
From the Office to the Classroom

From the Office to the Classroom

Why one successful risk manager left his dream job in the private sector to join academia and teach the next generation of risk managers.