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May 10, 2018
AAUP says University of Nebraska-Lincoln violated Courtney Lawton's academic freedom when it ended her teaching appointment over a high-profile political dispute on campus.

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June 9, 2016

Faculty members and students worry they're paying the price for construction projects amid a focus on cutting administrative costs.

June 2, 2016

Graduate students reach an agreement with Cornell that could carve a path for them to form a union, rare among private institutions, and avoid the long court battles that have been expected.

May 26, 2016

Indiana U says important research on Alzheimer's disease is imperiled by new state abortion law.

May 19, 2016

AAUP investigation finds that -- regardless of what one thinks of Melissa Click's actions -- U of Missouri board endangered academic freedom by firing her without a faculty review.

May 18, 2016

Professor accused of using a slur -- not against an individual -- during a well-intentioned but ill-received classroom discussion about race fails to earn reappointment to tenure track.

May 12, 2016

Controversial Ball State U professor earns tenure despite past allegations that he pushed creationism in the science classroom.

May 11, 2016

Rutgers professors vote a second time to seek access to and limits on use of data from Academic Analytics -- as faculty advocates vow to take such criticism to other campuses.

May 6, 2016

New paper suggests researchers who are more open to other disciplines and worldviews produce higher-quality research. 

May 5, 2016

George Mason Faculty Senate, citing provisions that professors say give inappropriate influence to donors, asks institution to hold off on renaming law school after the late Antonin Scalia under Charles Koch-funded agreement.

April 26, 2016

Illinois governor's pick for state higher education board questions the way academic freedom is defined, the need to defend faculty rights and scientific consensus on evolution.

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