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Is There a Brain Drain Coming?

Is There a Brain Drain Coming?

Just last night, it was announced that the State of Kansas would be making its fifth round of budget cuts (cutting higher ed back to 2006 levels), now equaling a full $1 billion in cuts from of what was originally supposed to be a $6 billion state operating budget.  Kansas is small potatoes.  Students recently [...]

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Equal Pay for Equal Work

Equal Pay for Equal Work

By this point, it’s no secret that most universities are experiencing some kind of budget pinch for the next year (or two, or three, or way more).  It sucks, and for quite a number of reasons.  Education is the cornerstone of an advanced society, and when government starts hacking away at it (I’m looking at [...]

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