Mills College adjuncts, fresh from winning a union vote, protest job eliminations and program changes that seemed to kick in just as collective bargaining was won. Editorial Tags: AdjunctsImage Source: SEIUImage Caption: Mills College's adjunct union organizing committee, David Buuck, Kate Robinson, Ben Brown and Julie Nicholson, before the election.
Lobbying for changes to key aid program for low-income students, New America Foundation study points to tricks colleges play with Pell Grants. Editorial Tags: Financial aidImage Source: New America Foundation
A new group of 11 public research universities says it can set aside competition and prestige-chasing to work together to graduate more low-income students. Editorial Tags: Graduation ratesFlagship publicsResearch universitiesUrban institutions
Boston Conservatory is starting a master's of music in contemporary music performance. San Jose State University has started an Ed.D. in educational leadership. University of Indianapolis is starting a bachelor of science in digital media studies. Editorial Tags: New academic programs