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Faculty Senate passes policy revision

April 2, 2009

The University of Minnesota’s Faculty Senate unanimously approved a policy revision meant to strengthen faculty’s academic freedom Thursday. The University Senate’s Academic Freedom and...

Grad School Implementation Team to hold open meeting

March 10, 2009

The committee restructuring graduate education at the University of Minnesota is holding an open meeting Wednesday for faculty, staff, and students to express ideas and concerns related to the change. "The...

Implementation team meets for first time

February 27, 2009

The team that will determine how to restructure the University of Minnesota Graduate School convened for the first time today. The 18-member implementation team, which is made up of faculty and two...

Board of Regents responds to professors’ letter

February 18, 2009

Every day the number of Regents professors who have signed the letter asking to postpone the Graduate School reconstruction rises. The Board of Regents, however, will not be acting on their request. In...

Academic Leader Urges Congress to Invest in Higher Education

February 11, 2009

The stimulus bill is not going to be enough to fix all higher education woes, wrote Gary Rhoades, general secretary of the American Association of University Professors, in an open letter to Congress...