Will Republican Leadership Change Higher Education?
Higher Education and how we pay for higher ed has entered the political debate more and more in recent years. The issues are sure to be part of the 2016 election cycle. In this month’s interview, Andy Hibel speaks with Andrew P. Kelly of the American Enterprise Institute about the need for reform and the place of politicians in this important conversation.
Three Boston Universities Tapped by Olympic Group for Events
BOSTON (AP) -- The organizers of Boston's Olympic bid said Wednesday that Harvard University, Boston College and Northeastern University would serve as venues for several events if Boston is chosen to host the 2024 Summer Games.
When Presidential Finalists Visit, It's the Campus' Time to Shine
You have selected finalists and your presidential search is nearly complete. The search committee, board, and campus should understand that, at this stage, candidates are interviewing you as much as you are interviewing them.
Should female faculty get bonus points to correct for gender bias in student evaluations?
Now that most colleges and universities have completed their spring semesters, course instructors are opening up sealed manila envelopes, all over the country, to read their teaching evaluations.
The Ceremony and Pageantry of Applications and Interviews
It is undeniable that a certain amount of decorum or etiquette surrounds the hiring process. The difficulty lies in the fact that most of it is unspoken and not written down for the uninitiated to learn and heed. However, danger lurks. Sometimes a small faux pas can destroy a potential job opportunity.
Campus Interview: Food for Thought
The most revealing part of a campus interview can take place over lunch. When the employer and candidate break bread together, look for the trail of bread crumbs that lead to both parties recognizing their compatibility.
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