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Facing $10M deficit, St. Cloud State announces partial hiring freeze

After another year of declining enrollment, St. Cloud State University is instituting a “flexible hiring freeze” as it tries to cover a projected budget deficit of up to $10 million, the  385 more words


Grading Stukel

Recently, in an op-ed in The Chronicle of Higher Education, a professor implored us to exercise our “critical-thinking skills.” As someone who taught those skills as an adjunct for several years, I thought it would be appropriate if I took her up on her offer, critiquing her argument the same way that I might a student in one of my classes. 1,598 more words

Choosing my modules

I am currently a book editor working in a higher education and research institute. I am interested in the impact of ebooks and digital information on publishing and academia and am trying to steer my career in this direction so decided to take a course in the subject. 504 more words

Digital Humanities

Journalistic Training for the Web 3.0 Media Landscape in Latin America and the Caribbean’s Spanish Speaking Countries

By: Yadira G. Nieves – Pizarro

From Uruguay[i] to Puerto Rico, governments in Latin America and Spanish speaking Caribbean countries have embraced the idea to connect their citizens to the Internet. 2,490 more words


Day 52 - My Day At The Zoo

It was our away day this year, and for the first year in a few, we did actually leave the University. We went to the zoo. 219 more words