Austin Community College Adjuncts Rally for Health Coverage

Austin Community College Adjuncts Rally for Health Coverage

by Becky Stieber Villarreal The road to health benefits for adjuncts at Austin Community College (ACC) has been long and arduous. Since the college’s inception forty years ago, it has been plagued by its overreliance on contingent faculty. Today, of the nearly 2000 faculty members whoteach at the mega-college that now sprawls across Central Texas with well over 100locations, […]

What Would It Mean For Adjuncts? States Consider $0 Community College Tuition

What Would It Mean For Adjuncts? States Consider $0 Community College Tuition

By Steven Dubois Nothing sparks consumer demand like the word “free,” and politicians in some states have proposed the idea of providing that incentive to get young people to attend community college. Amid worries that U.S. youth are losing a global skills race, supporters of a no-tuition policy see expanding access to community college as […]

Hundreds of Students Sit-In At University of Michigan Against Student Government

Hundreds of Students Sit-In At University of Michigan Against Student Government

Students Allies for Freedom and Equality (SAFE) proposed a resolution for the Central Student Government (CSG) to form a committee to investigate investments in American corporations that profit off of the illegal occupation of Palestinian land by the State of Israel. The resolution was submitted on Tuesday, March 11th, and was expected to be voted on the following […]

Satire: Dead Professor Wins Top Online Teaching Awards

Satire: Dead Professor Wins Top Online Teaching Awards

by Teena Angst Freelance Writer “Clarence was such a loving and attentive partner, I never even knew he was teaching classes during his last few years,” said widow Clara Franklin. Broken Bend College admitted this week that one of its online professors has been dead for the last six semesters. This came as a surprise […]