Union vote proceeds despite intense lobbying from American faculty groups, who see a serious violation of academic freedom.
Community colleges urged to rethink how they find professors -- and how they structure search committees.
Juan Cole's appointment in Middle Eastern studies apparently killed -- despite backing at departmental level and following intense media campaign.
Poll suggests most Americans back academic freedom and faculty control of classrooms -- but with limits.
Professor plans to pick up honor at Ryerson U. -- despite protests and a defense of academic freedom that has struck many as weak.
Wisconsin orders inquiry after instructor shares controversial views on radio show, and suggests he will include them in class.
Citing academic freedom, Wisconsin provost upholds hiring of instructor who says the United States masterminded 9/11 attacks.
Some professors organize petition drive to help embattled Colorado professor, but others question whether he deserves help.
Fredonia professor charges he was offered full professorship if he subjected his views to review; university says he distorts sequence of events.
Under new Ohio law, some public universities require new professors to sign statement about possible links to terrorist groups.
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