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WVU Proposes No Language Degrees, Just Chinese and Spanish Courses

West Virginia University announced Tuesday, after its Department of World Languages, Literatures and Linguistics appealed its proposed elimination, that administrators...
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University Says It Won’t Charge for Textbooks. Professors Ask How.

West Texas A&M's Faculty Senate voted no confidence in its president last spring, partly for his talk of a “textbook-free” campus. Now he's doubling down.

WVU Faculty to Consider Vote of No Confidence in Gee

West Virginia University faculty members will vote next week on resolutions to express no confidence in President Gordon Gee and...
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UNC Faculty Member Killed, Allegedly by Grad Student

Students spent three terrifying hours on lockdown while police investigated a fatal shooting at a science building on the Chapel Hill campus. At Edward Waters University, a near miss.

California Drops Effort to Bar Professor as Expert Witness

the California Department of Education is no longer threatening to fine a Stanford University K-12 researcher $50,000 and cut off...
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Majority of Faculty Prefers In-Person Teaching, but Just Barely

An Educause survey finds that faculty members also want more help and time when it comes to working with technology and remote learning.

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Book on Princeton Syllabus Sparks Conflict

University leaders are fielding demands to remove a book, deemed antisemitic by some and a legitimate criticism of Israel by others, from a course syllabus.

Duke Grad Student Workers Vote Overwhelmingly to Unionize

Duke University graduate student workers have voted 1,000 to 131 to unionize, a huge reversal from a 2016–17 defeat. The...