Human resources

Public universities don't have to comply with California minimum wage laws, but some are and some aren't

As voters and politicians in California's expensive Bay Area push higher minimum wages, at least two public universities aren't paying it.

California tells insurance providers that they can't cut abortion

California tells insurers that they can't alter the plans they provide to Catholic colleges that wanted to drop coverage.

Supreme Court orders government not to require Wheaton College to fill out form on health insurance coverage

Supreme Court says Wheaton of Illinois need not fill out form that was part of Obama administration's compromise on health coverage at faith-based institutions.

Evaluations should nudge growth, not beat up or coddle (essay)


Too often, employee evaluations coddle or reflect grudges; done well, they should activate potential and reduce deficits, writes Maria Shine Stewart.

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College settles pregnancy discrimination complaint

A college in Missouri updates its absence policies to add pregnancy-related absences as excused in response to a student's federal complaint. 

Grad students rethink union strategies following NYU-UAW deal

Graduate students who were hoping for an NLRB decision in favor of NYU students wanting to unionize are recharting their legal course -- with mixed enthusiasm -- in light of NYU's surprise deal with the UAW.

Health care dominates discussion at HR meeting

At CUPA-HR meeting, one topic dominates discussions -- in sessions and the hallways.

Paper argues more support for adjuncts won't cost much

A new paper from the Delphi Project argues that some key ways colleges can support adjunct faculty don't cost anything, despite administrators' assertions that they can't afford to improve working conditions.


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