The number of full-time administrators at the University of Massachusetts Lowell is way up, according to federal data. Growing administrative ranks at colleges is a national trend, but the seven-fold increase on the Lowell campus over the past ten years stands out as one of the highest.
Read more at WGBH: On Campus| At UMass Lowell, Healthy Growth Or Bloat?.
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Women leaders know the importance of parity in the workplace.
UMass Lowell adjunct faculty are mostly women and are equal in experience and ability to faculty at every other UMass campus.
Tweet at UMass Lowell using the hashtags #UMLWLC and #UMLWomenLead to demand equal compensation for equal work!
Ellen Martins, President of the UMass Lowell Union of Adjunct Faculty, and Tess George, Communications Director, were interviewed on Lowell Community Television.