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Here's what a former student informs me about working for a for-profit "college" -- the conditions are horrific and he has no rights. I'm collecting horror stories (anonymous if need be) of adjuncts working the the for-profit sector for a future blog post, these academic slaves need union…Continue
Added by Joseph A. Palermo on February 26, 2013 at 4:30pm — No Comments
In late-2011, when House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell threatened not to raise the debt ceiling (a political tactic never before used by Congress that affected the nation’s credit rating) the novelty…Continue
Added by Joseph A. Palermo on February 24, 2013 at 9:03pm — No Comments
Note: The following interview is from HigherEdJobs.com and was posted Feb. 21, 2013.
When we started HigherEd Careers interviews years ago, we aspired to find experts who can help members of our community reflect, shape and act on their career plans. This month we are proud to share one of our most inspirational and practical interviews featuring leadership and ethics professor Susan Madsen of Utah Valley University. Her insights provide a detailed current look at…Continue
Added by Lisa L. Rollins, Ph.D. on February 21, 2013 at 7:46pm — No Comments
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It’s a welcome step to see President Obama appoint two Vietnam veterans to serve as Secretaries of State and Defense. John Kerry and Chuck Hagel are two people who have experienced war directly and have voiced publicly their deep ambivalence about war.
Too bad in 2002…Continue
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By: Gregory Ferenstein
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By: Katherine Landergan
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Date: 2/6/13 (9:25 EST)
(Reuters) - President Barack Obama is considering naming nuclear physicist Ernest Moniz, one of…Continue
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Via AP Wire 6:25AM EST
Monday Night (2/5/13):
BLOOMSBURG, Pa.—Bloomsburg University officials say a 77-year-old political science professor collapsed at the start of her class and died.
The Press-Enterprise reports (http://bit.ly/11p9iJs) students in Gloria Cohen-Dion's seminar on writing the Constitution called 911 and went looking for other…Continue
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"US sanctions murdering Iranians in cold blood: US professor"
“We are treating Iran very terribly. We need to end the military…
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Via : AP
Date: 2/2/13 9:39 EST
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