Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 05/21/2012 - 8:44pm
A dozen tenured University of Northern Iowa faculty members have signed up for buyout incentives or phased retirements, saving the school about $1.3 million as it seeks to reduce spending, officials said.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 05/09/2012 - 9:57pm
UT Southwestern Medical Center has decided to cut Dr. Kern Wildenthal's salary by half starting in June, the latest fallout over his use of school dollars on personal travel and entertainment expenses.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 7:30pm
On a recent evening in a classroom at Yale, Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal held forth for two animated hours on the conflicts in Northern Ireland and South Africa, with bits of his own history as the former top commander in Afghanistan thrown in.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 7:26pm
Offering a glimpse at dissension in the ranks of academia, an Old Dominion University professor has filed a racial discrimination lawsuit against the school, alleging that administrators derailed her career because she is white.