The agreements, which run for three-year terms beginning January 1, 2020, cover both access to and open access publication in ACM’s journals, proceedings and magazines for these universities, and represent the first transformative open access agreements for ACM.
Higher ed faculty require years of education but often work beyond typical retirement ages; jobs are stable, and turnover is very low; the pipeline for new hires is fundamentally limited; and competition for positions occurs nationally.
Rather than keep them in the classroom or lab, we use those ideas as a mash that we ferment, double and age into products, companies and partnerships — each with a potential human, societal and economic impact.
A Facebook post by the University of Montana featuring four white students who won an essay contest on Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy received overwhelming blowback, ultimately causing UM to delete the photos and names of the winners out of concern they could be targets of harassment.
TAO Connect, a digital platform designed to make behavioral health therapy more accessible and effective, announces the addition of two training programs to its online platform: the Alcohol Literacy Challenge and the Dimensions Learning sexual education program.
The Presidents’ Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration, which includes over 450 presidents and chancellors of public and private colleges and universities, spoke about how to support students protected by the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.