Tenure Rates and Faculty Mission

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

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Express Lane to a B.A.

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.

For-Profit College Boom

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

Negotiating the Religious Heritage of Saint Rose

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