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Regents OK Buyouts For University Of Northern Iowa

Offers will depend on which programs are cut

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UW-Madison Faces 'Critical' Situation On Faculty Salaries, According To New Report

UW-Madison’s faculty salaries are so low that the university is facing a “critical” situation — according to a faculty committee — if not a new one.

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University Staff in Illinois Could Lose Tuition Break

State legislators citing the state's budget woes may end a perk allowing permanent employees at Illinois universities to send their children to public colleges for half the usual price.

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University Of Northern Iowa's Allen Gets No-Confidence Vote

UNI faculty say president's proposed cuts threaten university's quality; Price Lab layoff notices given

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Faculty Increases Outpace Enrollment Growth At Oklahoma Public Colleges And Universities

Since 1996, increases in the number of faculty members at Oklahoma's public colleges and universities have outpaced enrollment growth. But following the onset of the economic recession, that trend has reversed.

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U Of Northern Iowa Ed. Faculty Cast No-Confidence Vote Against Regents, School Officials

University of Northern Iowa teacher education faculty cast a vote of no confidence last night against the university’s top two administrators and the state Board of Regents.

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Louisiana State U Faculty Targets Attendance

Some LSU faculty leaders are proposing the option of making class attendance a portion of students’ final grades.

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Coppin President Says Vote Of No Confidence Won't Derail Efforts To Improve University

Avery says he plans town hall forum, other meetings to hear faculty concerns about his leadership

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Coppin Faculty Votes 'No Confidence' In University President

Faculty senate sent letter to U. Maryland system head this week

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Liberal Studies?

College campuses have long been accused of being bastions of liberal thought. But the most recent Cooperative Institutional Research Program (CIRP) survey of the nation’s entering students at four-year colleges and universities shows that current freshmen, at least, are arriving on campus with their own more liberal beliefs than previous classes. “The American Freshman: National Norms Fall 2011” shares findings that students are more accepting of everything from same-sex marriages to affirmative action.

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