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Assistant Dean Undergraduate Education | University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 10:03am
US - MI - Ann Arbor, The Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Education is a 12 month non-instructional, administrative position located within the Office of the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education, and serves as a me
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Assistant Professor of English - WVU Tech | West Virginia University

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 9:20am
US - WV - Montgomery, The College of Business, Humanities and Social Sciences at West Virginia University Institute of Technology, a regional division of West Virginia University, seeks to hire a full-time, tenure-track A
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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | East Carolina University

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 8:20am
US - NC - Greenville, Miniumum Qualifications:A Ph.D. in Biology or a Biology-related field with training in estuarine ecology and at least one year of postdoctoral research experience are required. Candidates should have
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DEAN OF THE HONORS COLLEGE | East Carolina University

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 8:20am
US - NC - Greenville, Miniumum Qualifications:The successful candidate will have a terminal degree and a record of distinction in teaching and research sufficient for a tenured appointment at ECU. The position requires a c
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ASSISTANT OR ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | East Carolina University

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 8:20am
US - NC - Greenville, Miniumum Qualifications:A PhD in Geography or related field with GIS emphasis is required.Preferred Education and Experience:A range of GIS specializations will be considered, but we particularly welc
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Academic Prog Prof 1 | Stanford University

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 8:01am
US - CA - Stanford, Academic Prog Prof 1 - 72780Description This is two-year, fixed-term appointment with the possibility of renewal, contingent on funding and programmatic need. Note: Not all unique aspe
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Why bankers got fined for wrongdoing - but teachers went to jail

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
Why no CEO of a company heavily involved in the chicanery of the Great Recession of 2008 has gotten convicted while some Atlanta school employees went to jail.
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Slurs, blackface, and gorilla masks: The academic year opened with racial ugliness

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
Confrontations have been powerful symbols of both the challenges and the possibilities that face universities -- and the nation -- in what many believe is an increasingly volatile racial climate.
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Students were told to select gender pronouns. One chose 'His Majesty' to protest 'absurdity.'

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
Grant Strobl says the University of Michigan's "designated pronoun” policy is another step "down this road of political correctness."
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Universities are not 'trade schools,' but they should prepare students for the workforce

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
University president says schools must ensure students graduate with skills relevant for today’s workforce and an education that prepares them for an increasingly complex and unpredictable world.
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After years of neglect, public higher education is at a tipping point

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
The former president of the universities of Michigan and Iowa argues that states must invest again in higher ed.
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Freaking out about your student loans coming due? Read this.

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
A round-up of everything you need to know about repaying your student loans.
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As college admissions season begins, important advice for high-school seniors

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
Four pieces of advice from high school counselors and college admissions officers as students and their families consider higher education.
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Fairfax County School Board appoints interim superintendent ahead of Garza’s exit

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
Deputy Superintendent Steven Lockard will lead Virginia’s largest school district on an interim basis, beginning in December.
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Auditor says D.C. Public Schools should manage its own food program again

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
The school system switched to a contractor in 2008 in an attempt to save money.
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Assistant principal charged with murder and feticide in death of pregnant school administrator

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
Lyntell Washington was seven months pregnant when she was found in a ditch in Louisiana.
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Another active-shooter false alarm related to ROTC training, this time at U-Md.

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
Students reported seeing a man with a gun on campus Thursday, but it turned out to be a Navy ROTC member with a replica rifle used in training.
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'One of the most important Supreme Court Justices ever': Justices, academics dedicate Scalia Law School

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
Justices and academics gathered to honor the late Supreme Court justice at George Mason University's law school, which is named for him.
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President of City College Quits Abruptly Amid Scrutiny of Her Finances

Education News from NY Times - October 7, 2016 - 10:12pm
The administrator, Lisa S. Coico, announced her resignation a day after The New York Times contacted officials with questions about the handling of more than $150,000 of her personal expenses.
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Neuroscience Should Inform School Policies

Education Week - October 7, 2016 - 3:41pm
Adolescent-brain science findings suggest four things that middle and high school teachers should stop doing, writes psychologist Thomas Armstrong.
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