Custodians fight U’s new system The University of Minnesota is switching to a new cleaning system in which custodians clean as teams. Teamsters Local 320, the labor union that represents the custodians, has filed a grievance with the University, claiming there has been a violation of contract. What’s the Most Expensive College? The Least? Education Dept. Read more

Universities turn to outsourced instructors Virtually unheard of a decade ago, instructional outsourcing is sprouting on university campuses around the country. (USA Today) Lawmakers make another run at immigration bill Senate Democrats renewed an uphill push Tuesday for legislation that would give young illegal immigrants a shot at legal status by arguing that the hundreds Read more