05 juillet 2019

Closing the Case or Covering it Up?

HomeBy Marjorie Valbrun. Critics call on University of Oklahoma leaders to go beyond cutting ties with the former president facing allegations of sexual misconduct -- and to be public about what investigations have found. More...

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Constitutional Due Process at Private Institutions?

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. This is a significant development, commentators and legal observers say. This is the first time a judge, in a case involving a private college, directly linked due process to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the federal law that bars sex discrimination, including sexual violence, at educational institutions. More...

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New Bill May Allow Athlete Compensation

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. The NCAA suggests that college athletes in California may not be able to participate in championship games if state passes legislation to allow them to profit off their name, image and likeness. More...

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White Supremacy Activity Spreads on Campuses

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. White nationalists, mostly non-students, continue to post propaganda on college campuses, despite efforts by colleges to stop them. More...

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How Dorm Rooms Can Affect Grades

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. A new study found that slick, apartment-style housing might be aesthetically pleasing but could lower students' grade point averages. More...

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Arm-Twisting by Coaches

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Coaches of college teams sometimes pressure trainers and other sports medicine staffers over their medical decisions, survey finds, which can put athletes at risk. More...

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Another Win for an Accused Student

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. A federal appeals court rules that a Purdue University student who allegedly sexually assaulted his ex-girlfriend might have faced biased proceedings, including not being provided evidence against him. More...

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The Persisting 'Rape Culture' on Campuses

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Author in her new book discusses the challenges colleges, particularly religious institutions, face in mitigating sexual assault. More...

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GPS to Track Student Attendance

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. A Cal Poly San Luis Obispo professor requires his students to check in for class on a new app he developed, but he has faced concerns about privacy. More...

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‘Panic Attack’ on Campus Radicals

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. New book offers a critique of the campus left and Title IX rules.
Politicians (mostly conservative) have perpetuated a narrative of college students, even before the election of President Trump. More...

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