April 27, 2010- An article from Inside Higher Ed entitled, "Tenure Rates and Faculty Mission" talks about the proposed changes to the tenure system at Brown University, and how they may seem like relatively minor adjustments on the surface, designed to help junior faculty members build a more complete portfolio for review. However, administrators have … Continue reading Tenure Rates and Faculty Mission
April 19, 2010- Today our economy has already begun to climb out of a recession that costs many people their jobs and forced others back to school. With admissions into colleges only increases, what was once an emerging idea could now be a reality. Introducing a three-year bachelor's degree as a way to reduce college … Continue reading Express Lane to a B.A.
April 12, 2010- As the economy struggles to regain much of its strength after this past years recession, an article from Inside Higher Ed called, "The Worst Salary Year" explores a survey collected by the American Association of University Professors that found the average salary of a full-time faculty member in 2009-2010 is only 1.2 … Continue reading The Worst Salary Year
April 7, 2010. An article from Inside Higher Ed entitled, "For-Profit College Boom" takes a look inside the world of student enrollment in private nonprofit colleges versus for-profit colleges. As enrollments rise private sector institutes are growing. Other findings in this article include college's operating margins shrinking, and the number of students receiving aid continues … Continue reading For-Profit College Boom
March 23. 2010- In an article from Insider Higher Ed entitled, "Health Care and Higher Ed" talks about the ways in which the legislation will benefit students, campus health centers and medical schools more immediately. According to the article, college and university based student health insurance plans are given a special exemption to continue to … Continue reading Health Care and Higher Ed
March 16, 2010- This months Provisions Happy Hour presented a sensitive topic on campus here at Saint Rose. The topic was negotiating the religious heritage of Saint Rose and the presenters included Scott Brodie from the Art Department, Chris DeGiovine from Spiritual Life, and Mark Ledbetter from the Philosophy and Religion Department. Scott Brodie began … Continue reading Negotiating the Religious Heritage of Saint Rose
Join us tonight in the last session of the Spring semester on Negotiating the Religious Heritage of Saint Rose. The session will take place in Standish Conference Rm #3 from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Presenters include Scott Brodie from the Art Department, Chris DeGiovine Dean of Spiritual Life, and Mark Ledbetter from the Department … Continue reading Provisions Happy Hour Tonight!