February 2, 2023

		

Tony Biasotti

Tony Biasotti is the executive editor of the Pacific Coast Business Times.


| Friday, June 10th, 2016

Biasotti: New SBCC president faces challenge of success

Columns, Higher Education, Latest news

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| Friday, May 13th, 2016

Chancellor likes CSUCI’s plan for engineering degree

Higher Education, right

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| Friday, April 8th, 2016

CSU agrees to faculty salary increases, averts strike

Higher Education, Latest news

The California State University system and its faculty narrowly averted the largest strike in the history of U.S. higher education, when the two sides announced an agreement April 8 for across-the-board raises over the next two years. If the CSU trustees and the California Faculty Association’s full membership approve the contract extension, all 26,000 faculty Read More →

| Friday, March 11th, 2016

Higher education faces disruption because of technology

Columns, Higher Education, Latest news

Business scholar and consultant Clayton Christensen coined the phrase “disruptive innovation” in the 1990s to describe a breakthrough that reshapes a market and displaces its leading firms. Twenty years later, “disruption” might be the defining theory of the modern economy. Print newspapers, brick-and-mortar retail and taxis have been some of its chief victims. On a Read More →

| Friday, March 11th, 2016

Viticulture students learn by doing at Allan Hancock College

Central Coast, Higher Education, middle, Wine & Viticulture

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| Friday, February 5th, 2016

New UC Santa Barbara library worthy of top research university

Columns, Higher Education, Latest news, South Coast

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| Friday, January 1st, 2016

New UC venture fund to pump $250M into spinoffs

Columns, Higher Education, Latest news, South Coast

There certainly is no shortage of money available for startup companies — total venture investments in 2014 were more than $57 billion, according to Dow Jones VentureSource, and there are signs 2015 could top that by billions. There hasn’t been this much cash flowing, particularly in the tech sector, since the late 1990s dot-com boom. Read More →