Telling students and professors to work remotely, while demanding that all academic staff members come in, sends a clear message about whose health matters.
Most of us have had at least one encounter with the sort of professors who go out of their way to put us in what they imagine to be our place.
How a former faculty member came around to the importance of serving his undergraduate "clients."
Because they force students with disabilities to ask for accommodation.
Celebrating failure is the privilege of those who have succeeded. I have tenure at a university I love, and so my failure narratives fall into the "it all worked out" category, but it's vital to realize that academic culture can be highly abusive. We're told to just work hard enough and we'll get a job, publish our way to R1 scho...