Faculty

Faculty Challenge Loyola's Leaders

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Administrators at Loyola University of New Orleans have had the unenviable task of picking up the pieces after Hurricane Katrina, which shut down the campus last fall. The university didn't sustain as much structural damage as those institutions located on lower ground, but it has seen a 30 percent decrease in this year’s freshman class and finished the fiscal year that ended in July with a $14 million budget shortfall.  

Head Count Up, So Pay is Too

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Daytona Beach Community College gives its employees a 5 percent average raise after enrollment jump this fall.

Whoa, Dude

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U. of Florida puts popular lecturer on leave after video appears of class lecture in which his exuberance amused some and disturbed others.

Part Timers Say No to Union

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Instructors at Vermont's 2-year college -- adjuncts all -- break with trend in rejecting collective bargaining by 2 to 1 margin.

Not So Godless After All

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Believers outnumber atheists and agnostics, survey finds, and many professors regularly attend religious services.

Professor Quits Amid Charge of Improper Relationship

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The former Washington University faculty member made his mark in the sciences, as a dinosaur expert.

Gallaudet's President Has His Say

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For the last few weeks, Gallaudet University has been torn apart by protests -- led by students but joined by faculty, staff and alumni -- over the selection last spring of Jane K. Fernandes, the provost, to succeed I. King Jordan, the university's president for the last 18 years.

Balance or Censorship?

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New policy on speakers at Boston College leaves some students and professors afraid that certain views will be squelched.

Want to Get Ahead? Get Hitched

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Data document relationship between finishing graduate school, publishing, getting a job -- and being married.

Women Turning Down Harvard's Offers

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While the proportion of women receiving tenure-track offers to join Harvard University’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences rose for the third straight year in 2005-6, the share of women who accepted positions declined dramatically, according to an internal report.

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