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The Tampa Tribune
UF president Kent Fuchs: 'Charlottesville changed everything'Is he asking that there be war? Where will you be during his speech tomorrow?
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
Is he asking that there be war? Where will you be during his speech tomorrow? I have to make a presentation to our Faculty Senate. My plan is to walk over there for that, and to get reports on what is happening. I will also walk around... Read more
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The Rice Thresher
Students propose replacement for lpapby the end of the 2017-18 term. The proposal is another of recent efforts to r
The Rice Thresher / Posted 9 hours ago
by the end of the 2017-18 term. The proposal is another of recent efforts to reform university requirements, following Faculty Senate approval of lower distribution requirements in April and introduction of the new student Critical Thinking in... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
The UA wants mental health to be a part of the classroom, starting with the syllabusWellness and Penn Benjamins. Both the UA and Penn Benjamins are member groups o
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted yesterday
Wellness and Penn Benjamins. Both the UA and Penn Benjamins are member groups of Penn Wellness, which has 31 members. The Faculty Senate later recommended the proposal to the faculty, UA member and College sophomore Simon Miller said. While many... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Catawba College announces changes in academic administrationFor the 2011-2012 academic year, he was the Swink Professor for Excellence in T
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
For the 2011-2012 academic year, he was the Swink Professor for Excellence in Teaching at Catawba, after a vote of the faculty senate. He is frequently sought out by local, regional and national media outlets as a commentator on Southern... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Union, campus faculty against plan to outsource facilities at Univ. of Tennesseeproposed participation in the state's facilities management outsourcing plan.
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
proposed participation in the state's facilities management outsourcing plan. The Knoxville News Sentinel reports the Faculty Senate unanimously passed a non-binding resolution against the outsourcing Monday, citing hidden costs and a... Read more
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The Telegraph
SIUE’s McBride retires as dean of Library Information ServicesDepartment at Saint Louis University’s Pius XII Memorial Library, while also ta
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Department at Saint Louis University’s Pius XII Memorial Library, while also taking an active role in SLU’s faculty senate. McBride has maintained professional memberships with the American Library Association, the Association for... Read more
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The Louisville Cardinal
Faculty: Open the presidential search • The Louisville Cardinalcompare them to each other, and present a judgement to our elected representati
The Louisville Cardinal / Posted yesterday
compare them to each other, and present a judgement to our elected representative.” The letters will be sent to the board before it meets Oct. 18. Both draft letters are below: Faculty Senate executive File photo / The Louisv... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jim Dey: Free speech: It's not a hard conceptfor themselves whether their remarks make sense or not. In a cliche-ridden res
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
for themselves whether their remarks make sense or not. In a cliche-ridden resolution he considered offering to the UI Faculty Senate, Professor Rosenstock called for "ways to balance freedom of speech and academic freedom" with "the goal of... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
USM to be tobacco-free in 2018is allowed in 20 designated areas. The new policy was a student government-led
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 days ago
is allowed in 20 designated areas. The new policy was a student government-led initiative that got support from the Faculty Senate and the Staff Council. Ole Miss banned tobacco products in 2013. Mississippi State did the same last... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
7 DaysSAY PROPOSED STATE SCIENCE STANDARDS SUCK What do scientists know about scienc
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
SAY PROPOSED STATE SCIENCE STANDARDS SUCK What do scientists know about science, anyway? Let’s ask the oil guys ... UNM PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES VISIT CAMPUS Everything’s fine! Just don’t go near the Athletic Department. Or the facult... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Changes proposed to foreign language requirementsrequirements for the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences may be in the wo
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 7 days ago
requirements for the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences may be in the works for next year’s incoming freshmen. The Faculty Senate is currently working on a proposal to shift requirements for foreign languages from being a college-determined... Read more
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Al.com
University of Florida braces for Richard Spencer visitpushback from the students. That's part of the fun of it all." David Quillen,
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
pushback from the students. That's part of the fun of it all." David Quillen, the head of the University of Florida faculty senate, a trustee and an associate professor in the College of Medicine, rejected the idea that there would be some... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
University of Florida braces for Richard Spencer visitpushback from the students. That’s part of the fun of it all.” David Quillen,
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
pushback from the students. That’s part of the fun of it all.” David Quillen, the head of the University of Florida faculty senate, a trustee and an associate professor in the College of Medicine, rejected the idea that there would be some... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
DOJ plans involvement in more higher ed free speech classeson campus, UMass Amherst operates a “Hate Has No Home At UMass” campaign, Chanc
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
on campus, UMass Amherst operates a “Hate Has No Home At UMass” campaign, Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy told the faculty Senate earlier this fall. “But make no mistake, we will pursue these goals while maintaining our commitment to... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Middleton: Steady funding among LU's needsthe state have had," he said. "They're less well-prepared for college and unive
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
the state have had," he said. "They're less well-prepared for college and university-level work." Middleton told a recent Faculty Senate meeting LU's teachers "are to be commended to the yeoman's work they do in that regard," he reported. "But we... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Cutler an easy target to pile onpoll of students, we sought input from the executive committees of the Ole Miss
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
poll of students, we sought input from the executive committees of the Ole Miss Alumni Association, the Staff Council, the Faculty Senate, and the Graduate Student Council, as well as from the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and the Spirit Squad... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
GS faculty senators propose panel on consolidation’s consequencesThe Faculty Senate at Georgia Southern University will consider naming a commit
Statesboro Herald / Posted 12 days ago
The Faculty Senate at Georgia Southern University will consider naming a committee to deal with unforeseen consequences that arise after the consolidation with Armstrong State University takes effect. Robert “Bob” Jackson, Ph.D., one of the GS... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Ole Miss retiring Rebel the Bear, adopting Landshark as official mascotpoll of students, we sought input from the executive committees of the Ole Miss
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 12 days ago
poll of students, we sought input from the executive committees of the Ole Miss Alumni Association, the Staff Council, the Faculty Senate, and the Graduate Student Council, as well as from the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and the Spirit Squad... Read more
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MLive.com
Western Michigan University 'bursting with potential,' president saysand creative activities and to engage globally," Montgomery said. After the ad
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
and creative activities and to engage globally," Montgomery said. After the address, Suzan Ayers, president of the WMU Faculty Senate, said Montgomery is "well-received," genuine" and "exactly who we need right now." The notion of bringing... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Classroom building gets $15.5M facelift at Penn State Hazletonis a beautiful, beautiful campus, and this building enhances it ever so much,”
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
is a beautiful, beautiful campus, and this building enhances it ever so much,” she said. Amie Yenser, president of the Faculty Senate, said she asked other employees what they liked best about the “new” building. Most said they appreciated the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
University of New Mexico close to naming president finalistsuniversity's 22nd president should be named by November. Bob Frank, the previou
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 14 days ago
university's 22nd president should be named by November. Bob Frank, the previous president, left the office last year. Faculty Senate President Pamela Pyle in August began urging regents to delay the hiring. The faculty wanted to keep interim... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
University of New Mexico close to naming president finalistsuniversity's 22nd president should be named by November. Bob Frank, the previou
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 14 days ago
university's 22nd president should be named by November. Bob Frank, the previous president, left the office last year. Faculty Senate President Pamela Pyle in August began urging regents to delay the hiring. The faculty wanted to keep interim... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Despite new program, parking still a struggle, students sayare set in coordination with the Transportation and Parking Advisory Committee,
The Daily Cougar / Posted 14 days ago
are set in coordination with the Transportation and Parking Advisory Committee, which is composed of members from SGA, Faculty Senate and Staff Council. For now, Browand advises students to enroll in the COAST program. “We are sensitive to... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
EIU advisory group urges consideration of Douglas name changeWhile the measure is pointed toward the Douglas Hall name, this move by Faculty
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 15 days ago
While the measure is pointed toward the Douglas Hall name, this move by Faculty Senate might have implications for the Lincoln Hall name as well. Specifically, the resolution urges Glassman to "staff and task the University Naming Committee to... Read more
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The Temple News
What we know: Temple's proposed on-campus stadiumhave an annual net savings of $2 to $3 million if the football team played in a
The Temple News / Posted 15 days ago
have an annual net savings of $2 to $3 million if the football team played in an on-campus stadium. In a report to the Faculty Senate in April 2016, Temple’s Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer Ken Kaiser said the annual rent Temple pays... Read more
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The Temple News
Stadium Stompers set strategy, call for an end to the Board of Trusteesthere have been meetings between administrators and faculty at many schools and
The Temple News / Posted 15 days ago
there have been meetings between administrators and faculty at many schools and with representatives from the Faculty Senate, there has been no attempt to gauge the opinions of our members as a whole,” TAUP’s survey statement... Read more
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The Miami Hurricane
Recovery efforts led by students and faculty continue as Puerto Rican students stuck on island returndiscounts. Whitely said UM is looking into providing similar opportunities and
The Miami Hurricane / Posted 16 days ago
discounts. Whitely said UM is looking into providing similar opportunities and will be meeting this week with the Faculty Senate to discuss possibilities. William Pestle, associate professor in the department of anthology, created the... Read more
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Campus Times - University of Rochester
BCS committee worked on behavior guidelines amid Jaeger rumorsevents — that Jaeger was accused of. It was the text of this document that fac
Campus Times - University of Rochester / Posted 16 days ago
events — that Jaeger was accused of. It was the text of this document that factored into a push by BCS faculty to have the Faculty Senate revise its faculty handbook to more effectively prevent and address issues like the one BCS was facing. In... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Faculty Senate expresses optimism in Board of Trustees' salary opinionChristopher Ginn, Voice Correspondent MACOMB — Western Illinois University Fac
McDonough County Voice / Posted 20 days ago
Christopher Ginn, Voice Correspondent MACOMB — Western Illinois University Faculty Senate President Steve Rock sought feedback from WIU faculty on the Board of Trustees intent to raise faculty salaries. “The preliminary sense that I have as a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Marxist Professor Doubles-Down On "Trump Must Hang" Tweetto which Maischak belongs doesn’t explicitly offer protections for social media
Zero Hedge / Posted 22 days ago
to which Maischak belongs doesn’t explicitly offer protections for social media use on a personal account, Fresno State’s Faculty Senate is reportedly developing a policy related to such issues, though claims it has nothing to do with Maischak’s... Read more
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The Miami Hurricane
Students, professors return to classes and adjust to 20-day hiatusday Dec. 16, a Saturday. However, in a letter emailed out to faculty Sept. 18,
The Miami Hurricane / Posted 23 days ago
day Dec. 16, a Saturday. However, in a letter emailed out to faculty Sept. 18, Duerk confirmed, “Based on the input of the Faculty Senate and the Deans of remaining Schools/Colleges, and with support of the President,” no extra class days will be... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Regents to consider Cottonwood renovation plans, lift for life academy charter renewalWashington who is a Southeast integrated marketing and sales management major.
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 24 days ago
Washington who is a Southeast integrated marketing and sales management major. Student Government Secretary Hannah Ross and Faculty Senate Chair Dr. Jim McGill will give reports. The Regents will also hear reports on the Quality Assurance of Online... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Honors Northeast announces 2017-2018 scholars - Honors Northeast announces 2017-2018 scholars SEPTEMBER 21 2017 J. WEBER The Northeast Texas Community College Honors Program is pleased to announce its Honors Students for the 2017-2018 school y...and served as an actress and cinematographer in the 2017 Honors film. Matthew
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
and served as an actress and cinematographer in the 2017 Honors film. Matthew Chambers was the recipient of the 2017 NTCC Faculty Senate Scholarship, a president of the NTCC Tabletop Club, and a member of NTCC’s Alpha Mu Chi. Home-schooled, he has... Read more
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Campus Times - University of Rochester
Levy out as It's On Us co-chair as SA forms task forceof the River Campus SA, the SA at the Eastman School of Music, and the Graduate
Campus Times - University of Rochester / Posted 27 days ago
of the River Campus SA, the SA at the Eastman School of Music, and the Graduate Students’ Association. Leaders from the Faculty Senate, reform-friendly administrators, and stakeholders from groups like College Feminists and Greek life will also... Read more
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The Rice Thresher
Response to DACA: What Can We Do?Jones Graduate School of Business Julie Fette, Associate Professor of Classica
The Rice Thresher / Posted 27 days ago
Jones Graduate School of Business Julie Fette, Associate Professor of Classical and European Studies, Deputy Speaker of Faculty Senate Bridget Gorman, Professor and Department Chair of Sociology, Will Rice College Magister Eden King, Associate... Read more
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The Daily Californian
UC Berkeley community voices concerns for student safety, academic participation during ‘Free Speech Week’as being an extreme distraction from their studies.” Many ASUC Senators have c
The Daily Californian / Posted 27 days ago
as being an extreme distraction from their studies.” Many ASUC Senators have created a petition for the Administration and Faculty Senate to prioritize students’ physical and psychological safety, according to Bullitt. The petition requests that... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Officials draft a list of desired qualities for next University of Northern Colorado presidenttwo members each from student, faculty and staff organizations. Officials invi
Greeley Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
two members each from student, faculty and staff organizations. Officials invited Student Senate President Kevion Ellis, Faculty Senate Chairman Stephen Luttmann, Professional Administrative Staff Council Chairwoman Shawanna Kimbrough-Hayward and... Read more
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Missoulian
UM presidential finalist Mirta Martin favors growth, not cutsMartin, one of four finalists for president at UM, spoke Monday morning at a fo
Missoulian / Posted 30 days ago
Martin, one of four finalists for president at UM, spoke Monday morning at a forum for the Faculty Senate with roughly 20 people in attendance. The former president of Fort Hays State University in Kansas said UM is ripe with possibilities, and she... Read more
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Campus Times - University of Rochester
Letter: A message from the Graduate Students Associationjoin us in this effort or who need support to contact us. Like the S.A. Govern
Campus Times - University of Rochester / Posted 30 days ago
join us in this effort or who need support to contact us. Like the S.A. Government, we call upon President Seligman, the Faculty Senate, and the University administration to change the current policies and procedures regarding sexual misconduct.... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
When a Penn student dies, why aren't faculty members immediately notified?his class and be able to support them. Professor of Electrical and Systems Eng
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted a month ago
his class and be able to support them. Professor of Electrical and Systems Engineering and Chair Elect of the University Faculty Senate Santosh Venkatesh had a different opinion. “I think [the Provost’s Office does] as good a job as can be done... Read more
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Missoulian
Mansfield Library faced with another $600,000 in cuts to collectionsIn an email, science librarian Barry Brown said the librarians created the memo
Missoulian / Posted a month ago
In an email, science librarian Barry Brown said the librarians created the memo to inform the Faculty Senate University Library Committee as well as other faculty who wanted more details about the cancellation process. Brown is professor and head of... Read more
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MLive.com
Edward Montgomery inaugurated as Western Michigan's 9th presidentBolger, vice chair of the Presidential Search Advisory Committee and of the WMU
MLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
Bolger, vice chair of the Presidential Search Advisory Committee and of the WMU Board of Trustees. "On behalf of the WMU Faculty Senate, I sincerly welcome full tenured professor Edward Montgomery to campus as a member of our department of... Read more
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The Miami Hurricane
Academic calendar revisions “not set in stone,” students react to announcementadministrators are still trying to decide whether the addition is necessary. Ho
The Miami Hurricane / Posted 1 months ago
administrators are still trying to decide whether the addition is necessary. However, he said, if it is, it would require faculty senate approval. University of Miami administrators including President Julio Frenk, spent the majority of Wednesday... Read more

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