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February 20, 2006
Administrators' raises are getting larger again. The median salary increased by 3.5 percent during this academic year, compared to a 3.3 percent last year and a 2.5 percent increase the previous year. The 3.5 percent increase equals that of 2002-3.The data are from an annual survey conducted by the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources, which has been releasing annual data on administrative salaries since 1967 and released the latest information today.
February 8, 2006
After Senate aide warns private college officials about scrutiny on compensation issues, Santorum butters them up.
October 28, 2005
Nobody wants to be the next American University. After weeks with its now ex-president, Benjamin Ladner, under a barrage of fire for his lavish spending habits and benefits package, universities are making sure that they don’t face similar vulnerabilities.Given all the publicity in Washington over American, it’s not surprising that George Washington University is among those institutions, creating a new position to monitor executive compensation and conducting an in-depth audit.
October 27, 2005
Every Stanford University employee will get a little wealthier next week.To a brief silence, and then thunderous applause at a staff-appreciation lunch, President John Hennessy announced Tuesday that all 11,000 full and part-time faculty and staff members will get a $250 bonus next month for their "tremendous effort," which led to “a very successful year.”
October 25, 2005
Benjamin Ladner walked away from American University Monday night -- with millions of dollars.Ladner -- president for 11 years -- was fired this month by American University's Board of Trustees amid reports of profligate spending. For the last two weeks, Ladner and board members have negotiated the financial terms of his departure, with faculty members and students expressing outrage over reports that he would receive a multi-million dollar settlement.
October 12, 2005
Sure the ousted leader of American U. had a personal chef, but did he have $7,000 sheets? A special list of ex-presidents.
October 11, 2005
Trustees fire Benjamin Ladner as president amid inquiries into questionable spending, but leave key issues unresolved.
September 29, 2005
Campus HR officials trade stories and advice about what role they can play in setting fair salaries.
August 25, 2005
Board acts amid reports of lavish spending of university funds.
August 4, 2005
Investigation of American University president raises questions about limits and oversight of perks for campus executives.

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