University of California— “The new language states that faculty members have the ‘freedom to address any matter of institutional policy or action when acting as a member of the faculty whether or not as a member of an agency of institutional governance.” ... Continue Reading →
Next time you hear a pundit say that to preserve America’s competitiveness or dynamism, we must replace the liberal arts with something more “practical,” take a second to check what they studied ... Continue Reading →
Texas Governor Rick Perry has a lot going for him in his efforts to rework higher education in his state. His appeals, particularly around cutting the cost of degrees for the state and families and churning out graduates with more “marketable” skills, tap into an emerging vein of popu ... Continue Reading →
No matter how much money is spent on elections, numbers of voters still make the difference. The same is true in the defending faculty and the quality of Higher Education. As the proportion of adjuncts increases on campuses throughout the country, this segment of the faculty is beginn ... Continue Reading →
Register for the National Education Association’s (NEA’s) Click & Save, the online discount buying service for NEA members, highlights select retailers and merchants each month. Check out the features for September 2012 Abe’s of Maine (electronics): $5 off $70 Art.com: 20% ... Continue Reading →
With the selection of Representative Paul Ryan as his running mate Saturday morning, presumed Republican nominee Mitt Romney made federal spending — including on higher education — a major flash point of the coming presidential campaign. ... Continue Reading →
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