23 juillet 2018

$95 Million Michigan Investment Draws Scrutiny

HomeBy Emma Whitford. A former pension manager barred by the Securities and Exchange Commission convinced a former colleague to invest millions from the University of Michigan's endowment into funds that he represented, the Detroit Free Press reported. More...

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Visa Delays Put Residents in Limbo

HomeBy Emma Whitford. New enforcement of visa rule is causing headaches for medical and veterinary colleges and their associated hospitals seeking to get paperwork approved for incoming residents. More...

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Valparaiso Law School May Move to Tennessee

HomeBy Emma Whitford. Middle Tennessee State University has received a nonbinding letter of intent from Valparaiso Law School, a part of Valparaiso University in northwest Indiana, to transfer to Murfreesboro, the Daily News Journal reported. More...

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Students Call to #DisarmPSU

HomeBy Emma Whitford. Portland State campus police shot and killed Jason Washington Friday. Sunday students marched from Pioneer Park to the campus public safety office to demand they disarm their officers. More...

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Clipping Study of Male Organ Size

HomeBy Emma Whitford. A Missouri State University professor announced Thursday that she would discontinue her study on penis size and self-esteem after public response to the study threatened the reliability of the research. More...

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Man Shot and Killed by Portland State Police

HomeBy Emma Whitford. A man was shot and killed by Portland State University police on Friday while trying to break up a fight outside a sports bar, Oregon Live reported. More...

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DHS Discovers College Admissions Fraud Ring

HomeBy Emma Whitford. The Department of Homeland Security is investigating an alleged identity-theft ring that granted Chinese students admission into California universities, NBC San Diego reports. More...

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Student Alleges Elon Went Easy on Donor's Son

HomeBy Emma Whitford. An Elon University student is suing the university for breach of contract after he was suspended for fighting with another student, who, he claims, received much lesser punishment, according to the Greensboro News and Record. More...

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Critics Question Conference on Facilitated Communication

HomeBy Emma Whitford. Over 30 academics and professionals from universities around the world are calling on the University of Northern Iowa to cancel a two-day facilitated communication conference scheduled to take place next week. The conference will go ahead as planned despite the requests, The Gazette reports. More...

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Moving Beyond College Completion

HomeBy Emma Whitford. Motivated by 2017 violence in Charlottesville, Lumina Foundation adds racial justice to grant making, which has focused heavily on college completion. More...

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