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Dean Out Over ‘Inappropriate Behavior’

Michigan State University dean of students Anthony Williams Jr. departed in February due to a drunken incident at a conference...
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Organizing for the Common Good

Edward Schortman considers what is at stake as union organizing among student workers intensifies.

Goddard College Staff Strike Ends Today

A small group of Goddard College staff is ending its nearly monthlong strike today, after the union reached a tentative...

Duquesne University Police on Strike

Police officers at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh went on strike yesterday after contract negotiations between their union and the university...
Sandy Baum and Michael McPherson's Campus Economics: How Economic Thinking Can Help Improve College and University Decisions (Princeton University Press)

Economics and Higher Education

Authors discuss their book on “how economic thinking can help improve college and university decisions.”

Rutgers University community members holding signs and striking.

Rutgers Walkout Means 6 Faculty Strikes

Rutgers University’s first faculty strike in its 257-year history, combined with workers at yet another Illinois university walking out, grows the current strike wave. 

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Historic Faculty Pay Increase Still Beaten by Inflation

Continued inflation consumed even the largest average salary increase in more than 30 years, the AAUP reports.

Michigan Grad Workers Strike

University of Michigan requests injunction to stop the strike by graduate student workers, who are asking for a 60 percent raise in minimum salaries and improvements in benefits for transgender, international and parenting members.