College administration

Is there a way to reduce costs and preserve appropriate student-faculty ratios?

Smart Title: 

Gates-funded project looks at how colleges could reduce number of sections, while theoretically being guided by faculty views on teaching. Will this approach change the discussion?

 

New Southern Maine cuts announced after months of protest over old ones

Smart Title: 

The University of Southern Maine plans to eliminate 50 faculty positions, 100 staffers and many freestanding departments, leaving some questioning whether what remains will truly be a university.

 

Despite faculty opposition, a politician to become president of Florida State U.

Smart Title: 

Trustees, despite faculty and student opposition, pick political insider without experience in higher education.

 

U. of Texas at Austin leader won't be forced out immediately

Smart Title: 

U. of Texas chancellor, following protests from faculty and students, backs down on demands that the popular president of Austin campus leave office quickly. How was his job saved?

Is U. of Texas at Austin president being forced out?

Smart Title: 

President of UT Austin told to quit or be fired -- and he resists. Faculty leaders say regents -- allies of Governor Rick Perry -- are attempting "coup" against respected academic leader.

Female provost is accused of repeatedly touching her male colleagues

Smart Title: 

Former provost of Montana State-Northern is accused of touching male employees inappropriately, and dean who filed complaint says he faced retaliation.

Florida State U. faculty open new front in battle over presidential searches

Smart Title: 

Florida State University faculty vote "no confidence" in their institution's presidential search firm and open a new front in the battle over picking presidents.

Firing sets off debate over whether deans must publicly back administrations

Smart Title: 

Firing of a dean sets off debate over whether academic leaders must always publicly back the positions of their presidents.

Youngstown State hires former coach Tressel as its president

Smart Title: 

The embattled former football coach now has to fend off campus politics and lead struggling Youngstown State University as president.

Private colleges go west for students, don't find them yet

Smart Title: 

Five private colleges go to Arizona seeking students. So far, most are disappointed. 

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - College administration
Back to Top