Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 06/24/2012 - 10:31pm
When the University of California dangled a $30,000 incentive to thousands of professors in 2010 inviting them to create UC-worthy online courses, just 70 responded, and only a few classes materialized.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 06/19/2012 - 7:43pm
Professors at UC Davis are calling for the reprimand of the School of Medicine's top leadership and legal counsel who allegedly threatened to strip Professor Michael Wilkes of his title and resources for publicly criticizing a university-sponsored event.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 06/18/2012 - 6:14pm
LSU, Southeastern Louisiana University and Northwestern State University have been censured by a national organization of professors in a unanimous vote declaring that academic freedom is in peril. The American Association of University Professors took that action Saturday during its annual meeting in Washington, D.C.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 06/14/2012 - 9:15pm
The University of Virginia’s governing board has agreed to meet with a faculty delegation to discuss its abrupt ouster of the university president, as tension builds over a shake-up that faculty leaders have asked the board to reconsider.