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Inclusive Classrooms, Inclusive Departments

A recent post at the Chronicle of Higher Education looked at the link between faculty work conditions and student success—especially as it pertains to adjunct faculty. ‘It’s critical for them to have better working conditions because the success of their students depends on it,’ said Adrianna Kezar, an associate professor of higher education at the […]

New Legislation for Adjunct Support

The Oregon Senate has voted unanimously to approve the Oregon Faculty and College Excellence Act. This bill  “allows part-time faculty at community colleges and universities access to quality health care insurance benefit plans through the Oregon Educator’s Benefit Board (OEBB) health care plan.”  It also requires institutions to keep track of staff and salary ratios,  […]