Inside Higher Ed.
Why is it that a good full-time job is getting so hard to find? Where is all that money "saved" by taking away employees' pensions and health insurance benefits? Whether we get the answers to these questions or not will determine whether health care reform gets passed.
The way Kirtland Community College sees it, the idea is a win-win. But the idea -- taking adjuncts off the college's payroll and having them employed by a private company, which would not contribute to state retirement accounts -- is alarming activists for adjuncts.