26 novembre 2018

Another Private College on the Brink

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Iowa Wesleyan University was founded in 1842, four years before Iowa became a state. But this year could be the college's last. More...

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Activist Generation Searches for Colleges

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. For increasing numbers of high school students, colleges' political character matters. Activism is most likely to be an essay topic at competitive-admissions colleges. More...

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Activists Targeted

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Chapel Hill students are being harassed by a white nationalist online commentator with ties to the alleged Pittsburgh synagogue shooter. More...

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Going to Class While Black

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. A professor at UT San Antonio was recorded calling the police on an African American student who had propped her feet up on the seat in front of her. More...

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‘Unprecedented’ Turnout by College Students in Midterm Elections

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Leading into the pivotal midterm elections this week, political activists were confident that turnout among college students would far outpace previous years. Their predictions were apparently correct; exit poll data revealed a surge among college-age voters that also seemed to contribute to Democrats taking back control of the U.S. House of Representatives. More...

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Duquesne Students Want Answers on Athlete's Death

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Students at Duquesne University are demanding that administrators share more information about the death of a football player who allegedly jumped out of a campus residence hall last month. More...

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A Campus Divided

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Maryland's student government organized a rally to encourage backing the football team. Many minority students and others said it was time to focus on the abuse of athletes and the death of a black player. More...

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Student Affairs Is a Diverse Profession

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. The student affairs field is demographically more diverse than other college professions and relatively lacking in pay-equity issues, according to a new report. More...

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More Turmoil at Maryland

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. The fallout from an athletics scandal that has roiled the University of Maryland at College Park campus continues. More...

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A Look Into Small-Time Athletics

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. A new report finds that institutions in the Council of Independent Colleges -- which generally compete in Division III -- have greatly increased the number of sports they offer. More...

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