Retirement

Professors worry about retirement; staff save to pay off debt

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The State of Personal Finance, <br>Faculty-Staff Edition

Survey of campus employees finds professors focus on saving for retirement and doubt their financial literacy; administrative staff worry more about the near term.

How to handle employee farewells least awkwardly (essay)

Employee departures can range from awesome to awkward. Sam Minner discusses how best to handle them, and who should decide how the departing are feted.

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College employees better prepared for retirement than general population

Higher ed employees plan to retire later than other Americans, but a survey suggests they do more financial planning for that eventuality.

Carleton offers retiring professors opportunity to teach 'dream course'

At one small liberal arts college, retiring professors get one last chance to teach that course they've always wanted to.

Colleges must work to retain and document institutional knowledge (essay)

The transitory nature of Gen X and millennial employees puts colleges at risk of losing significant amounts of business and operational knowledge, unless they do something to document it, writes Andrew M. Peña.

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A class of thousands of professors suing retirement provider

Suit charges retirement giant with holding on to gains made as professors were shutting down accounts.

How senior professors can finish their careers vibrantly (essay)

Whether senior professors have a vibrant end to the later stages of their academic careers is largely in their own hands. Roger Baldwin and Michael Zeig offer guidance for how they can do so.

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Essay on the responsibility of academics to think about retirement

Faculty members and administrators have a responsibility to move toward retirement, and to make sure new talent can find its place in academe, writes Thomas R. Kepple.

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Survey documents retirement worries of higher ed employees

Survey finds many higher education employees feel overwhelmed and underprepared when it comes to planning for retirement, with almost half reporting they will never retire.

Collaboration on Retiree Health Benefits

Once competitors, TIAA-CREF and Emeriti team up to promote their products and persuade colleges that a major liability is looming.

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