Two days of events to focus on role of faculty in higher education

UEA President: Michael Pfau

Here are all the details for Benjamin Ginsberg's (author of the Fall of the Faculty: the Rise of the All Administrative University and Why it Matters) public lecture Thursday evening September 26th at 7 p.m. at the Marshall Performing Arts Center.

Ginsberg does an admirable job of identifying the many challenges facing higher education generally and faculty in particular.

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Prioritization, or Academic Priorities?

The UMD administration recently rolled out a program prioritization initiative designed to guide a process of cutting our way to greater financial stability.  The initiative is said to be motivated by a looming budget crunch – ironically, at a time when our legislatively allotted budget has either stabilized or increased.

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Carmen Latterell, MAA-NCS Distinguished Teaching Award

Carmen Latterell, MAA-NCS Distinguished Teaching Award

The North Central Section is proud to announce Dr. Carmen Latterell of the University of
Minnesota Duluth as our 2013 Distinguished College or University Teacher of Mathematics.

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