Campuses that are family-friendly in name only will be at a disadvantage in hiring, presidents said at a conference on work-life balance issues.
A bill that would require colleges to report more data about faculty who work off the tenure track may not win approval this session, but it’s raising hopes.
The amount, to be paid over 10 years, will be further diminished because any research in the field by the NCAA’s member colleges will count toward the total.
Ideological one-sidedness harms the quality of research, the authors of a new paper argue. They offer some suggestions for detecting and avoiding it.
Mergers with universities provide support to cash-strapped scientists.
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The system president succeeded in pushing the campus chancellor out, prompting protests and questions about whether the flagship really needs both leaders.
The bipartisan measure calls for expanded resources for victims, public disclosure of campus-climate surveys, and more coordination with law-enforcement agencies.
The cost of educating veterans at proprietary institutions averages twice that of their public counterparts, says the chairman of the Senate education committee.
But critics say the tentative deal won't force the association to reduce the risk of head injury.
An expert isn’t surprised that some Ohio State students and alumni are rallying around the band director who was fired last week for tolerating hazing.
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The leaders of Cornell Tech, a new institution in New York City, are designing spaces meant to accommodate whatever tomorrow brings.
Is net neutrality doomed? Bill Baker has an idea: a space for the public sector on the Internet.
Big increases leave librarians at liberal-arts institutions feeling ambushed.
The ambitious business plan calls for more than 24,000 in enrollment and $76.6-million in revenue by 2024.
Spurred by a desire to better control who is going in and out, campuses are adopting sophisticated new technology.
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- Open-Source Software for College Administrators Reaches ‘Tipping Point’ After 10 Years