Everyone seems to have a theory as to why humanities majors are disappearing. One doctoral student thinks the trend is due to women's widening career paths. His notion is gaining traction.
With more institutions citing budget woes as they eliminate academic programs, AAUP offers new recommendations for faculty involvement in such decisions and just what constitutes financial exigency.
Elizabeth A. Lehfeldt writes that it's important for faculty members to consider and go after jobs as administrators.
Mandi Stewart writes about recovering from the shock and creating a plan to move forward.
Association of American Colleges and Universities session focuses on what happens when institutions move beyond a basic teaching-scholarship-service model of faculty assessment.
Paperwork aside, Title IX coordinators say their jobs take an unusual emotional toll and encourage peers to exercise self-care.
Higher ed employees plan to retire later than other Americans, but a survey suggests they do more financial planning for that eventuality.
Southern regional agency restores accreditation of Brewton-Parker College, while Norfolk State and four Education Management campuses draw scrutiny.
Back-to-back essays by two Vassar professors, one of them a former dean, renew a debate about treatment of minority faculty members.
A year after it voted to boycott Israeli academic institutions, American Studies Association is sticking to its guns. But it wants to broaden its public image, and demonstrate involvement in activism beyond Middle East.
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