February 4, 2014
At one small liberal arts college, retiring professors get one last chance to teach that course they've always wanted to.
October 9, 2013
Professors approaching the end of their careers say that they are ready financially, survey finds, but relatively few have figured out their needs. And younger faculty know they don't have it figured out.
October 7, 2013
With many professors balking at giving up their intellectual homes, some institutions create emeritus colleges.
August 6, 2013
Lots of faculty members are delaying retirement as long as possible. A Penn State political scientist says that's a bad idea -- and sets off debate when he follows through on his idea.
December 5, 2012
With more institutions cutting adjunct hours as new health care requirements approach, higher education officials are pushing for more guidance from the government on what to do.
July 16, 2012
A change in the way the state calculates future pension payments for those in public universities prompted many to retire before July 2, months and years before they planned to do so.
June 19, 2012
Colleges honored for creative approaches to encouraging professors to consider going emeritus.
March 23, 2012
A year after St. Catharine College employees gave to build a new library, the college cut off retirement fund matching and didn't offer a raise.
February 24, 2012
An Arizona State grad student's story shows it's still possible for those in college to fall through the health care cracks.
San Marcos, TX
St. Thomas, VI