Women - Higher Education
University Head Ousted for ‘Lack of Leadership’ During Irma

University Head Ousted for ‘Lack of Leadership’ During Irma

by Associated Press | September 19, 2017
PETERSBURG, Fla. — As the University of South Florida’s St. Petersburg campus was preparing [...] Read more
Czech Appeals Court Upholds Hijab Ban at Nursing School

Czech Appeals Court Upholds Hijab Ban at Nursing School

by Associated Press |
PRAGUE — A Czech appeals court has upheld a lower court ruling that went against a Somali stu [...] Read more
Guillermo: Free Speech for the President, But Not Jemele Hill?

Guillermo: Free Speech for the President, But Not Jemele Hill?

by Emil Guillermo | September 18, 2017
President Trump knows exactly what he’s doing -- he’s making everyone question all free spe [...] Read more
Expert Wants Institutions to Track Racial Data in Title IX Proceedings

Expert Wants Institutions to Track Racial Data in Title IX Proceedings

by Catherine Morris | September 14, 2017
According to Ben Trachtenberg, associate professor at the University of Missouri School of Law, [...] Read more
Haddon Helps Rutgers-Camden Bring Out the Best Across the Board

Haddon Helps Rutgers-Camden Bring Out the Best Across the Board

by Tiffany Pennamon | September 13, 2017
With a family history that ties her to four generations of educators and lawyers, Rutgers Unive [...] Read more
Judge Judy Funds Debate Space at Southern Cal

Judge Judy Funds Debate Space at Southern Cal

by Associated Press |
LOS ANGELES — Judy Sheindlin, better known as Judge Judy, is funding a space for public debat [...] Read more
Professor Aims to Honor St. Cloud State’s First African-American Alumna

Professor Aims to Honor St. Cloud State’s First African-American Alumna

by Joseph Hong | September 12, 2017
Earlier this summer, Dr. Christopher Lehman, a professor and chair of the Ethnic Studies Depart [...] Read more
Activist Angela Davis to speak at Ball State

Activist Angela Davis to speak at Ball State

by Associated Press |
MUNCIE, Ind. — Social activist Angela Davis is coming to Ball State University to discuss ins [...] Read more
Kalamazoo Valley Community College President Plans to Retire

Kalamazoo Valley Community College President Plans to Retire

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KALAMAZOO, Mich. — The longtime president of Kalamazoo Valley Community College plans to reti [...] Read more
Runstedtler Thrives at Intersection of Race, History and Sports

Runstedtler Thrives at Intersection of Race, History and Sports

by Tiffany Pennamon | September 6, 2017
Dr. Theresa Runstedtler has led Critical Race, Gender and Culture Studies Collaborative at Amer [...] Read more
Judge Dismisses Sex Assault Lawsuit Against Brown University

Judge Dismisses Sex Assault Lawsuit Against Brown University

by Associated Press |
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit brought against Brown University [...] Read more
Former Winthrop President Drops Lawsuit Against School

Former Winthrop President Drops Lawsuit Against School

by Associated Press | September 5, 2017
ROCK HILL, S.C. — A former university president in South Carolina has dropped her lawsuit aga [...] Read more
Baylor Settles Suit That Alleged Rape ‘Culture of Violence’

Baylor Settles Suit That Alleged Rape ‘Culture of Violence’

by Jim Vertuno, Associated Press |
AUSTIN, Texas — Baylor University has settled a federal lawsuit filed by a former student who [...] Read more
Judge: Student Accused of Sex Assault Can Return to College

Judge: Student Accused of Sex Assault Can Return to College

by Associated Press | August 30, 2017
OXFORD, Ohio — A federal judge has ruled a student barred from a southwest Ohio college becau [...] Read more
Experts: True Equality for Women Still not a Reality

Experts: True Equality for Women Still not a Reality

by Tiffany Pennamon | August 27, 2017
Despite 97 years of progress fighting for gender equality in political offices, in the workplac [...] Read more