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Oct 17, 2018
New annual data from the College Board show that college tuition and fees have moderated since the recession, with public college prices dropping slightly this year. But they may rise again soon.

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October 16, 2006
Community colleges with greater share of full-time faculty are more likely to have students who finish programs, study finds.
October 6, 2006
Instructors at Vermont's 2-year college -- adjuncts all -- break with trend in rejecting collective bargaining by 2 to 1 margin.
October 4, 2006
U. of Florida puts popular lecturer on leave after video appears of class lecture in which his exuberance amused some and disturbed others.
September 13, 2006
AAUP suggests standards for treatment of part timers, some of whom see plan as progress; others worry about its time limits.
August 22, 2006
A new company is offering Webinars and consulting to colleges with part-time professors.
August 15, 2006
EEOC charges that a college repeatedly rejected a successful part-timer in favor of younger applicants for a full-time slot.
August 3, 2006
Data show long-term growth of part-time faculty slots, administrative jobs outpacing instructor posts, and boom in for-profit sector.
July 12, 2006
Citing academic freedom, Wisconsin provost upholds hiring of instructor who says the United States masterminded 9/11 attacks.
July 3, 2006
Wisconsin orders inquiry after instructor shares controversial views on radio show, and suggests he will include them in class.
June 15, 2006
Adjunct professor at Brigham Young loses his job for publicly contradicting views of church leaders.

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