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Dear Diary: Are leaders born or made?

Leaving UT-Austin for a full professor position at California State University Sacramento was a big life change in 2014. In my new role as Director of the Doctorate in Educational Leadership I sit on the leadership team of the College. 1,635 more words

Wisdom

WAGE GAP PERSISTS AT UI

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Gender pay gap at the UI results in mixed opinions from school officials.

By Anis Shakirah Mohd Muslimin

anisshakirah-mohdmuslimin@uiowa.edu

Despite being the first state university in America to admit men and women on an equal basis, gender pay discrepancies among faculty members at the University of Iowa continue to persist, according to… 816 more words

Higher Education

Xavier leads in closing wage gap for professors

By: Micah Price ~Staff Writer~

When rying to decide which section of a class to take next year, keep in mind that choosing a class with a female professor may mean that the instructor is getting paid less than her male counterparts. 355 more words

Campus News

Uncovering genius in the aftermath of a mistake

There are countless stories of product development errors that resulted in brilliant inventions: penicillin, Post-it notes, Coca-Cola, and the color mauve. What about human error; when a group of high school seniors is offered admission to college by mistake? 382 more words

Work Thoughts

Michigan State Transfer Marvin Clark, Jr. to Visit Providence

Kevin McNamara sent a tweet earlier this week in which he said Providence was “trying to line up others” to visit campus this weekend in addition to Brewster Academy wing… 278 more words

Ed Cooley

Does Fashion Matter? What Doesn't?

Over at The Chronicle of Higher Education, Ben Barry, Associate Professor at the School of Fashion at Ryerson University writes (without apparent irony),

I believe our fashion choices matter.

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Housing Gets Its Due

We may be on the verge of a new public conversation about housing, poverty, and falling behind in America. A forthcoming book, Eviction (Crown), is set to be released on March 1, and by all accounts it will be the next academic blockbuster. 502 more words