Appeals court sides with adjunct who says she was fired for speaking out against part-time faculty working conditions.
Adjuncts at Tufts say their first union contract, which includes significant pay and job security gains and a right to be interviewed for full-time positions, could be a model for new unions in negotiations elsewhere.
As deadline to call for an unlikely vote to override NCAA governance shift approaches, many question whether the five wealthiest sports conferences' newfound authority will lead to any major changes.
New books on academic freedom and free speech argue that the most serious threats to academic freedom and free speech are coming from within higher education.
Most of the faculty at General Theological Seminary is out. But whether they resigned or were fired depends on who you ask.
The university says it was worried about the impact Steven Salaita might have on some students because of his criticism of Israel. But did officials apply that test when examining professor who espoused anti-gay views?
Several legal challenges suggest a key challenge for long-term adjuncts seeking jobs on the tenure track is age discrimination.
Mills College adjuncts, fresh from winning a union vote, protest job eliminations and program changes that seemed to kick in just as collective bargaining was won.
In his first public remarks since losing his job offer, controversial scholar says he still wants to teach at U. of Illinois.
As Berkeley chancellor joins those calling for more civility in academe, faculty critics see an attack on academic freedom.
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