27 octobre 2019

No Title IX Violation for Field Hockey Game Cut Short

HomeBy Greta AndersonKent State University found its athletics officials did not violate Title IX when they cut a women’s field hockey game short last month to accommodate a football fireworks display. More...

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Widespread Suspensions for Hazing

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Ohio University’s decision to suspend most of its male Greek organizations will affect 1,000 students, and critics question whether it’s likely to work. Update: Three sororities and a professional fraternity at the university are also under investigation. More...

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Georgia Southern Defends Book Burning as Student Right

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Students offended by an author's talk on white privilege burned her book, prompting a debate about how they chose to voice their freedom of expression. More...

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Fair Leave for Mental Illness

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Stanford University will change its leave of absence policies to better accommodate students who are facing mental illness crises. The decision, which goes into effect next year, results from a settlement agreement with a group of students who say they were prodded to leave campus by administrators. More...

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Racist Incident Propels Calls for Campuswide Change

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Student leaders and administrators at University of Colorado at Boulder discuss policy changes to combat racism after black student is harassed and called racial slurs. More...

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Sexual Misconduct at Elite Universities Surveyed

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Association of American Universities campus climate survey finds students are more aware of reporting sexual assaults and seeking help. More...

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Top Universities Release Sexual Assault Reports

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Nearly all of the universities that participated in a 2019 campus climate survey published their individual results and will be addressing specific problems or challenges identified. More...

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NCAA: 89 Percent of Division I Athletes Graduate

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Division I college athletes’ Graduation Success Rate reached the highest level recorded for athletes who enrolled in 2012, according to data released Wednesday by the National Collegiate Athletic Association. More...

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Defunding Student Mental Health

HomeBy Greta Anderson. The largest community college in Pennsylvania is eliminating mental health services on campus. Higher ed experts worry more struggling two-year institutions may follow suit. More...

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Student Newspaper Adviser Punished for Critical Coverage

HomeBy Greta Anderson. A well-liked community college professor in California was not rehired after student journalists he advised took on the college's administration. More...

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