August 22, 2014
U of C releases first-ever hiring report (Chicago Sun-Times)
The University of Chicago, long known as both a powerful economic force and an island unto itself on the South Side, is disclosing for the first time Friday its efforts to boost local hiring and business creation.
Can the Board of Trustees Really Revoke My Job Offer? (Chronicle of Higher Education)
As if there weren’t enough to consider when deciding to accept an academic job, there’s something new to add to the list: the offer’s stability. - See more at: https://chroniclevitae.com/news/670-can-the-board-of-trustees-really-revoke-my-job-offer#sthash.aWBxBKbO.dpuf
Why Students Should Own Their Educational Data (Chronicle of Higher Education)
Designing a textbook or lecture with the average student in mind may sound logical. But L. Todd Rose, who teaches educational neuroscience at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education, argues that doing so means that the lesson is designed for nobody.
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