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What women want

An infographic pinned to the wall of our office lift last week shows the large discrepancy between male and female appointments at different levels of the university. 1,146 more words

South Africa

What's in a Title? Are New Titles for Adjuncts Just Lipstick on a Pig?

Sara Jerde has an article at the Chronicle of Higher Education describing university efforts to mollify adjuncts at their schools by giving them new titles.  To make adjunct positions more palatable, universities are now playing the title game.   383 more words

Daily History

jrhoskins reblogged this on The Adjunct Crisis and commented:

See John Rall's article: "An Adjunct by Any Other Name".

Be our guest. . .or not

Researchers wondered why women and minorities who climb the career ladder don’t pull others up after them. Here’s what they found:

1) White male executives… 255 more words

Stand with Women Month

One day after National Equal Pay Day, the Senate for the third-time voted down on the Paycheck Fairness Act. A bill intended to provide equal pay for federal employees, and hold employers accountable for wage discrimination against women. 283 more words

Cultural Politics

White House: 'We’re not the ‘perfect example’ on pay equity'

For McClatchy, Lesley Clark writes: President Barack Obama frequently hammers Republicans for not supporting measures that he says would ensure equal pay for men and women, calling it an “embarrassment” that women make 77 cents for every dollar a man makes. 289 more words

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