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I recently took an administrative position in a campus unit that had been formed by the consolidation of several preexisting units. 1,070 more words
Chancellor Wise is quoted in today’s News-Gazette saying “There’s no hard and fast policy, and I think that one of the good things that can come out of that is a really active discussion, symposia, workshops, seminars on what is considered academic freedom and what is considered freedom of speech in light of digital media.” 110 more words
By Joe Berry and Helena Worthen
Over 200 people attended the eleventh conference of COCAL (Coalition of Contingent Academic Labor) which took place August 4-6 at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, part of the City University of New York (CUNY) in New York City. 1,552 more words
Sara Jerde has an article at the Chronicle of Higher Education describing university efforts to mollify adjuncts at their schools by giving them new titles. To make adjunct positions more palatable, universities are now playing the title game. 383 more words
See John Rall's article: "An Adjunct by Any Other Name".