The union representing non tenure-track faculty at the University of Michigan demanded equal pay for equal work ...
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Europe's growing religious diversity is creating social and legal tensions that cry out for reform, but even a European Union seeking solutions may not have the political will to implement
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The debate about academic freedom at the new Yale-National University of Singapore (NUS) liberal arts college has continued unabated ...
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Figures show 'cultural shift' as students reject the excesses of the last two decades