How is this campus still open? From what I'm told, there's less than 150 students there, and only one admissions counselor.
The polling suggests... https://www.linkedin.com/posts/dahn-shaulis_collegesanduniversities-activity-6936972434881359872-B99N?utm_source=linkedin_share&utm_medium=member_desktop_web
Long time employees are resigning? Do they see the writing on the wall? Is there a lay off coming? When the cheerleader from CS finally resigned I was shocked! She actually tried to work and do some new things. Now our lone solider in HR is leaving... — read more
He is poison to everything he touches and has never seen a project of his benefit anyone. It’s people like him that drive in the final nails.
The latest available tax forms would suggest: https://projects.propublica.org/nonprofits/organizations/815166672 https://projects.propublica.org/nonprofits/organizations/821504077
"My boss was literally selling yard eggs and goat milk out of my office. Hillbilly's coming into town to work everyday. The President was a homophobic racist and made no effort to hide this. I was in sales so the other employees in support... — read more
Looks like Austin is closed? That's what Yelp says. https://www.yelp.com/biz/the-art-institute-of-austin-austin?osq=art+institute And what about the hours at Virginia Beach?
"So what’s the end game with these failing schools, and what is the federal government doing to oversee the money the Trump Administration spent on these schools? More importantly, what’s happening to the students and those who will have to pay back... — read more
An accurate depiction of what Studio Enterprise is doing for Ai? https://studioenterprise.com/
How many people at South University and the Art Institutes know about their parent company, the Colbeck Foundation (aka Education Principle Foundation-EPF): that this obscure "non-profit" is related to a NYC investment firm, Colbeck... — read more
Are any of these numbers even close to reality? Why are Miami and Dallas numbers lumped together? Miami International University of Art & Design and Art Institute of Dallas (493 students) Art Institute of Atlanta (814 students) Art Institute of... — read more
Or are you simply just trying to survive?
I've heard gossip that the student mentors will be cut soon. Apparently, they won't be needed anymore because faculty chairs will take on the responsibility of registering students. Can anyone confirm this?
I just interviewed for a position at this school. I came across this forum but now I’m hesitant about taking the position. Should I take it or is the school closing soon? Help!
Haven’t seen any post since last year and seeing more Ai commercials on tv. Couod Ai be on the uprise??
I've been told that Ai students are leaving in droves. Is anyone else experiencing massive withdrawals of students?
I know payday is usually on Friday, but my bank releases it early, and I didn't get paid today. Anyone else out there not get paid?
There have been rumors that the Atlanta system has been placed under a financial warning. Can anybody verify this?
Does anyone know what's going on with Ai San? I'm a student and i'm very concerned with my online classes. They're not doing anything for me. Is there any staff still left on campus. I feel completely out of the loop, especially with paying all of... — read more
As if teaching online isn’t a complete disaster already, especially for an art school, how does the school completely ignore student complaints? I keep relaying this information, but to no avail, everything is constantly ignored. How long do they... — read more
You cannot teach "Art" totally online only, can you? Oh wait, maybe if you have state-of-the-art software. Can't imagine this greedy place invested in that. How about Culinary. Let me cook online.... Tata, Art Institute. All grifters eventually... — read more
Went on campus during business hours, no one at the reception desk. Called the AIH phone number as well. Recording thanks you for calling the Arts Institute, swell, get the name right of your own damn school please. Connected to admissions, no... — read more
Only 4 people in admissions, handful of faculty, no president, no enrollment. Goodbye Ai!
Any news on the summer quarter? Online, on ground, or closed? Adjuncts that have been furloughed have no access to Ai emails. Any info would be appreciated.
So no more teachers on campus, everything transitioning online to Miami with 10 days notice. Can we at least get unemployment?.
Wondering if this current flu season, etc has effected your campus.
Anyone have success in receiving Back Pay for teaching AFTER March 2019. If so, did you go through Receiver or Dept of Labor
Does anyone know what the average operating budget is for the Admissions office?
I am a Miami Professor. Recently, I asked someone in the know, "WHO THE F— owns our school." I got the same response as everyone else says, "we are self governing - there's a board." It's very obvious to me that whomever owns the school is not... — read more
I got all my backpay from the state! Almost 80k
For any former DCEH employee like me who was skeptical their 2019 W2 would arrive in a timely manner, I received mine yesterday. I’m not giving them any credit for obeying the law and sending them before the end of January but wanted to extend hope... — read more
According to the original announcements...Education Principle Foundation bought us. “The foundation, unlike DCEH, is not a servicing organization," the Education Principle Foundation said in a news release. "The foundation will not be involved in... — read more
Our campus offices are almost empty now that most of the full time faculty are gone and they are laying off the support staff. No investment in the school since before EDMC put us up for sale. No budgets for buying anything new. Campus decor dated... — read more
Has anyone attended the meetings with the President to find out what direction Houston is supposed to go in since there is no faculty chairs, faculty coordinator, or registrar, and a new dean that's shared between Houston, Austin, and San Antonio?
Does anyone know how the W2s will work the abrupt transition between dream center and studio enterprise? Will we get a W2 from both?
Are there no local Program Chairs anymore? Are ALL schools under one program chair? Did the Faculty Coordinator jobs get s—ed up into this one? So many questions...
All 12th week meetings at Houston scheduled for Jan. 2 and Jan. 3 for the Jan. 6 start are "cancelled until further notice". Dean Eaton resigned suddenly 2 weeks ago after 19 years with Ai. Have any other campuses had their 12th Week Meetings... — read more
What’s honestly left? I left AI back in May and it’s sad that the schools are still struggling. What’s keep you all that are still left there?