OREGON

University, worker feud over whether she was fired

March 30, 2015 / Phil Lesch

An employee of the University of Oregon counseling center says she has been fired for signing a letter criticizing the university for accessing an 18-year-old student’s therapy records — but a university spokesman disputes the claim. read more >

HIGHER ED FACULTY

Denial of Entry to Professor Troubling

March 20, 2015 / Phil Lesch

The American Association of University Professors is deeply troubled that the United Arab Emirates has denied New York University professor Andrew Ross entry to the emirate of Abu Dhabi. read more >

HIGHER ED FACULTY

Persona Non Grata

March 18, 2015 / Phil Lesch

After N.Y.U. professor working on migrant labor issues is barred from entering the United Arab Emirates, questions emerge about implications for faculty at the university's branch campus there. read more >

HIGHER ED FACULTY

N.Y.U. Professor Is Barred by United Arab Emirates

March 17, 2015 / Phil Lesch

The United Arab Emirates, where New York University opened a new campus last year, has barred an N.Y.U. professor from traveling to the monarchy after his criticism of the exploitation of migrant construction workers there. read more >

OREGON

UO tuition increase reflects mission failure

March 16, 2015 / Phil Lesch

Almost 55 percent of students enrolled at the University of Oregon will not finish their degrees within six years. Largely a result of significant increases in tuition and the difficulty of balancing work and school, many students have had to choose whether or not to leave the university. read more >

HIGHER ED FACULTY

More Routes to T.A. Unions

March 16, 2015 / Phil Lesch

N.L.R.B. revives bids for collective bargaining for graduate students at Columbia and the New School, potentially permitting new challenges to ruling that has limited unionization. read more >

PSU-AAUP

Tenure Track Caucus

March 11, 2015 / Phil Lesch

SMSU 294
April 14, 2015 - 12-1pm}

Tenure Track Caucus is on April 14th at 12-1pm in SMSU 294 read more >