College, Inc.: labor

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 04/01/2012

Six tips for liberal arts colleges to produce employable grads

Many top CEOs received a liberal education, our guest bloggers note.

By Daniel de Vise  |  09:00 AM ET, 04/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Liberal Arts, Pedagogy, Students | Tags:  labor market, higher education

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 02/17/2012

American University adjunct faculty vote to unionize

Part-timers cite “near-poverty wages” at Tenleytown campus.

By Daniel de Vise  |  09:58 AM ET, 02/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Administration, Labor | Tags:  faculty, American University, unions, labor

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 03/11/2011

Guest post: How unions help higher ed

Academic unions play an important role in higher education.

By Daniel de Vise  |  11:42 AM ET, 03/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  labor, finance, public policy

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 01/21/2010

Link: U-Md pulled into labor dispute in California

The University of Maryland is the lead story in today's edition of Inside Higher Ed, with an account of a professor who may have dragged his university into a California labor dispute with a legal opinion written on U-Md. letterhead....

By Daniel de Vise  |  11:20 AM ET, 01/21/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Labor, Labor | Tags:  Faculty, U-Md, labor unions