12 janvier 2020

Wisconsin Shifts Commitment

HomeBy Greta Anderson. The state will now consider transfers and Minnesota residents in Madison's annual in-state enrollment commitment. More...

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Georgetown Athletes Accused of Assault, Burglary

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Three Georgetown University men’s basketball players were issued temporary restraining orders on Nov. 12 after a female student accused them of sexual assault, harassment and burglary, NBC Sports reported. More...

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Debate Around UVA ‘Watch List’ Reignites

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Members of University of Virginia's student government are questioning the university's second look at legacy and donor-recommended applicants. More...

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Get Help or Let Them Die?

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Student deaths and drug overdoses are prompting discussions on and off college campuses about strengthening medical amnesty and Good Samaritan laws to protect bystanders who call 911. More...

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Jacksonville Cuts Division I Football

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Jacksonville University, a private university in Jacksonville, Fla., is discontinuing its Division I football team to invest more in its other athletic and academic programs, according to a statement issued by the university yesterday. More...

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Professor Arrested in Prostitution Sting

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. Truman State University suspended a professor of communications charged with patronizing prostitutes in a case allegedly involving students, the Kirksville Daily Express reported. More...

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Jury Rejects Professors' Discrimination Claims Against Michigan

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. The University of Michigan at Ann Arbor did not discriminate or retaliate against a pair of married professors who raised complaints about disparate treatment of their colleagues of color, a jury found following a trial in a local county court. More...

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Harvard Grad Assistants End Strike With No Contract

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. Graduate student assistants at Harvard University ended a 29-day strike last week, without having reached a first union contract agreement with their administration. The student workers, who are affiliated with the United Auto Workers, went on strike in early December after spending more than a year trying to negotiate their first deal. They were seeking what they described as fair pay, comprehensive health care and protections from harassment and discrimination. More...

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Past as Present

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. Should more historians weigh in on current policy debates? Panelists at historians' annual gathering say yes. More...

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Historians Against ICE

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. Members of the American Historical Association approved a resolution condemning college and university contracts with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, 70 to 60, at their annual meeting over the weekend. They approved an additional statement in support of professors teaching off the tenure track, but voted down two resolutions expressing concern about academic freedom in Israel. More...

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