Since the 1980s, higher education–along with all other institutions–has felt the impact of a phenomenon known broadly as neoliberalism.
"While some take issue with Johnson’s public record, the deeper concern for the faculty union is the process used by …
Prof John Goldwasser: "If you had failed (in getting additional funding from the Legislature), then you should have resigned."
"This interpretation of “academic freedom” is the one presented at the AAUP annual meeting in 1915."
Currently, players' compensation comes from outside sources, mostly from busineses and donors, through the NIL mechanism."
Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC): “Today, you will have a chance to atone for vitriolic, hate-filled antisemitism on your campuses."
Faculty Letter: “We are alarmed by the threatening tone, and the way in which it injects ideology into university governance."
The big money in college sports doesn't threaten the historic purpose of intercollegiate athletics; it has corrupted it.
Sherene Seikaly, UC Santa Barbara: It "undermines authority over teaching subjects and fails to acknowledge faculty expertise."
UM administration canceled a student vote on conflicting referendums regarding the Israel-Hamas war.
The video and audio-only versions from November 29, 2023, are available here.
Stratton Lee III, Black Faculty, Staff & Administrators Assoc: "We like to go firsthand, and not rely on things we …
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Brandon Williams (NY-R), "If you permit or harbor antisemitism on your campus, you are my enemy,”
"We can meet the full $45M budget gap WITHOUT having to cut the 32 majors and layoff 200-400 mostly teaching …
"The Big Ten's rules 'could not be clearer' when it comes to the commissioner's authority to act."