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Administration / University

Financial services and reporting-controller picks new AVP

The department of financial services and reporting-controller has found a new associate vice president in Mary Moran Hill. Hill has been named to the position after holding a number of different positions at CMU since she was first hired in 1986. […]
Academics / Administration / Enrollment / University

Potential enrollment boom on the horizon for CMU

Central Michigan University could exceed its goal of 3,300 incoming freshman next fall by as many as 300 students. About 3,500 students have already paid the $175 deposit fee to secure enrollment during the fall semester, and that number will […]
Academics / Administration / University

CCFA Dean Ghanem a finalist for provost position at NIU

College of Communications and Fine Arts Dean Salma Ghanem is a finalist for the position of provost and vice president for academic affairs at Northern Illinois University, according to an announcement on the university’s website. Ghanem, who holds a Ph.D. […]
Academics / Administration / University
Provost Michael Gealt speaks to the A-Senate in Brooks Hall March 4, 2014. (Morgan Taylor/Assistant Photo Editor)

A-Senate: Senior officer evaluations to start soon as part of shared governance

Evaluations of 40 senior officers at Central Michigan University are set to start in the next 60 days. The evaluations are a part of the shared governance agreement signed in the spring of 2013 by administrators and Academic Senate leaders. […]
Administration / Board of Trustees / University
CMU did not deny FOIA request from Central Michigan Life reporter

CMU did not deny FOIA request from Central Michigan Life reporter

Editor’s Note: Central Michigan Life reported factual errors in the front page story, “FOIA  for LaBelle, CMU lawsuit settlement denied by university officials,” published in the April 4 edition. In the story, it was reported that CM Life reporter was denied […]
Administration / University
CMU gender ratio among faculty ranks low in MAC

CMU gender ratio among faculty ranks low in MAC

Faculty gender imbalance is a concern for Central Michigan University, even compared to other Michigan universities. Out of the nine Mid-American Conference schools that had the 2013 statistics available, CMU had the third-lowest amount of female instructional faculty members, with […]
Academics / Administration / University
CMU has wide gender gap among highest-paid faculty, full professor pool

CMU has wide gender gap among highest-paid faculty, full professor pool

Editor’s note: This story has been updated to correct a miss-attributed quote.  If you look for women earning prominent wages as faculty at Central Michigan University, you’ll have a hard time finding them. Only 28.9 percent of full professors at […]
Academics / Administration / University

Faculty Association announces collective bargaining committee

Central Michigan University’s Faculty Association announced the members of its committee that will represent the union in the upcoming contract negotiations. The seven-member committee represents more than 650 tenure-track faculty members. Committee members come from varying departments and colleges, and a […]
Academics / Administration / University

CMU names its next Global Campus VP

Central Michigan University has found its next Global Campus vice president. Peter Ross will switch normal responsibilities and job title from associate vice president of academic programs for Global Campus, a position he has held since 2007, to vice president […]
Academics / Administration / University

Carolyn Dunn named CMU’s next institutional diversity associate VP

Carolyn Dunn has been named associate vice president of institutional diversity for Central Michigan University. Dunn, who holds a position at the University of California, Santa Cruz, as the managing director of the Ethnic Resource Centers and director of the American […]
Administration / News / University

CMU administration, Faculty Association anticipate positive contract negotiations

Administrators and the Faculty Association believe this round of contract negotiations will be a far more positive experience than the last. In 2011, the FA held multiple protests at the beginning of the fall semester when the two sides could not […]
Administration / University

CMU campus and Global Campus closed due to poor weather

Central Michigan University Friday closed due to poor weather conditions. Classes at the university’s on campus and Global Campus locations have been cancelled, according to an email issued by University Communications. Both the Residence Halls and the Student Activities Center  […]


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