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Utah Regents Tighten Policies For Professors’ Post-Tenure Reviews

Under a new policy adopted Friday by the state board of regents, it will be a little harder to hang on to tenure at Utah colleges and universities.

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U Of Vermont, Faculty Union Negotiators Reach Agreement

The University of Vermont and the faculty union have reached an agreement on a new contract, UVM announced Wednesday.

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U of Central Florida May Offer Domestic Partner Benefits To Employees

Stipend to be voted on Thursday would help pay health insurance costs for employees' gay partners

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New Jersey City University Protesters Adopt Occupy Wall Street Lingo In Protesting Rising Tuition, Cuts To Education

Wearing buttons that read “99%,” roughly 50 faculty teachers, staff members and students of New Jersey City University rallied Monday outside Hepburn Hall, decrying state cuts to higher education and the high cost of student loans.

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Central Michigan U Faculty Union Rejects Administration's "Final" Contract Offer

After the Central Michigan University administration made one last contract offer to the Faculty Association, the union rejected it.

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Sacramento State Psychology Professor Won't Teach Without Snacks

Sacramento State professor George Parrott walked out of his Psychology 101 lab class Thursday morning because his students didn't bring any snacks.

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California State U Faculty Members Plan Brief Pickets Over Pay

California State University faculty will echo the Occupy movement Tuesday and Wednesday as professors and lecturers picket on campus - for a couple of hours, anyway - to vent frustration with the "1 percent" running the university.

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Analysis Shows Hundreds Of Rehired Univ of Wisconsin-Madison Retirees Return For Years

More than half of the 447 people UW-Madison rehired after they retired have been on the job for more than one year, the limit set by the university under a new policy last month, according to a State Journal analysis of data provided by the school.

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Univ of Colorado Regents Reconsider Payout For Fired Professors

The University of Colorado regents will reconsider a 45-year-old, rarely used policy that allows fired tenured professors to stay on the school's payroll for a year unless they are ousted for "moral turpitude."

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