Submitted by Ann McClure on Fri, 10/12/2012 - 1:49am
On Thursday, 100 faculty members, represented by the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties (APSCUF), demonstrated at the quarterly Board of Governors' meeting of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) in Harrisburg.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Fri, 10/12/2012 - 1:44am
Democratic and Republican leaders of the General Assembly's Higher Education Committee are calling for the immediate resignation of Robert Kennedy, the president of the Board of Regents for Higher Education.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 10/09/2012 - 7:31pm
Jackson Community College will close its downtown Jackson center, give layoff notices to 14 support personnel and stop additional construction at its North Campus to offset revenue lost due to declining enrollment.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 10/02/2012 - 9:37pm
Mike McQueary, the former Pennsylvania State University assistant football coach and witness in Jerry Sandusky's child sex abuse trial, filed a whistleblower lawsuit Tuesday seeking millions in damages from his former employer.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 10/01/2012 - 10:33pm
Here’s an idea for Shirvani as he starts to exercise his new power as chancellor of the North Dakota higher education system: Invite James Garland for a visit. For North Dakota’s purposes, he’s important because he has written extensively about an academic practice that’s ripe for reform: how universities, especially state universities, find and hire new presidents.