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When colleges rely on adjuncts, it's the students who lose

When colleges rely on adjuncts, it's the students who lose | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
With adjunct professors constituting over 70 percent of college and university faculty, former professor Joe Fruscione explains why adjuncts are petitioning the Department of Labor about their working conditions, and why the real losers in this situation are the students who don't get the attention they deserve.
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Infographic on Un-Hired Ed: The Growing Adjunct Crisis

Infographic on Un-Hired Ed: The Growing Adjunct Crisis | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
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Thanks to Laura Gillespie MacIntyre for this one.

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The Sad Death Of An Adjunct Professor Sparks A Labor Debate : NPR

The Sad Death Of An Adjunct Professor Sparks A Labor Debate : NPR | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
After 25 years of teaching French for Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, 83-year-old Margaret Mary Vojtko was let go. She died shortly after, penniless and nearly homeless. Her story has spurred sharp anger over the treatment of part-time faculty.
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