Tag: Public universities


Arizona Universities Mandate Vaccines for Employees

October 19, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Arizona’s public universities will require employees to get vaccinated against COVID-19 to comply with a Biden administration order requiring federal contractors to mandate vaccinations, The Arizona Republic reported. The decision by the institutions follows a similar move by Pennsylvania State […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Miss. Board Bans Vaccine Mandates at Public Universities

September 22, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The Mississippi Board of Trustees of the Institutions of Higher Learning has voted to ban public universities from requiring the COVID-19 vaccine for students, faculty members and staff, Mississippi Today reported. Board members have said that they support vaccines but […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Should public universities privatize given state budget constraints?

March 30, 2018

Via: Education Dive

The collapse of state funding for higher education institutions has been a topic of discussion for at least the past decade. The State Higher Education Executive Officers organization reports that in 2008, government appropriations for full-time equivalent students fell to […]


Paper argues for a more nuanced approach to assessing faculty salaries at regional public universities

April 4, 2016

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Professors A, B and C are old colleagues who work at three different regional public universities: one with 5,500 students in the rural South, one with 6,000 students in the Midwest and one large suburban university in California. They’re concerned […]