Thu, 13 April 2017
At the University of New Mexico, several of the key trends are turning downward. Financial support from the dead-broke State are down, and so are enrollments. Acting UNM President Chaouki Abdallah says many parts of his system are “broken” and in need of fixing. One example – the University’s heavy dependence on part-time teachers known as adjuncts. Thy can fill many holes, Dr Abdallah says, but there are important roles on campus they cannot play.