Campus Climate - Higher Education

Committee Probing U. of Rochester Sexual Harassment Claim Expanded

by Associated Press | September 28, 2017
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — A committee investigating complaints that the University of Rochester misha [...] Read more

University of Wyoming Sees High Amount of Resignations

by Associated Press | September 27, 2017
LARAMIE, Wyo. — University of Wyoming officials say they have lost 86 faculty members through [...] Read more

Confederate Posters Found at American University

by Associated Press |
WASHINGTON — American University says 10 confederate flag posters with cotton attached to the [...] Read more

Several Arrested at UC Berkeley Protest Amid Tense Exchanges

by Associated Press |
BERKELEY, Calif. — Police arrested at least four people Tuesday during a small but tense rall [...] Read more

Lecturer Says Hitler Comments on Video Taken Out of Context

by Associated Press | September 26, 2017
NEWARK, N.J. — A New Jersey Institute of Technology lecturer seen on video apparently spoutin [...] Read more

Sessions: Justice Dept. Will Intervene in Campus Free Speech Cases

by Sadie Gurman, Associated Press |
WASHINGTON — Decrying what he sees as political correctness run amok on college campuses, Att [...] Read more

Washington State President Declines to Punish College Republicans

by Associated Press | September 25, 2017
PULLMAN, Wash. — The president of Washington State University is declining to withdraw offici [...] Read more

Lawmaker Condemns Student Video Depicting Police Beheading

by Ivan Moreno, Associated Press | September 21, 2017
MILWAUKEE — A university student’s video depicting the beheading of a police officer drew a [...] Read more

Cornell Student Charged in Attack Apologizes for Behavior

by Associated Press |
ITHACA, N.Y. — A White Cornell University student charged with beating a Black student has ap [...] Read more

UNC Students Protesting Silent Sam Launch Economic Boycott

by Associated Press | September 20, 2017
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Student organizers seeking the removal of a Confederate soldier statue at [...] Read more

Frat at Cornell University to Close Amid Beating Probe

by Associated Press |
ITHACA, N.Y. — A national fraternity says it will close its Cornell University chapter in the [...] Read more

Professor Who Tweeted About ‘Future Dead Cops’ is Digging In

by Associated Press |
NEW YORK — A professor who tweeted about teaching “future dead cops” at a college of crim [...] Read more

CUPA-HR Takes on Campus Free Speech Controversy

by Jamal Evan Mazyck | September 18, 2017
Higher education human resources leaders from across the nation gathered to address challenges [...] Read more

Cabrini University, Police Probing Slur on Student’s Door

by Associated Press |
WAYNE, Pa. — A Catholic university in eastern Pennsylvania and local police are investigating [...] Read more

Swastika, Racist Messages Reported at Drake University

by Associated Press |
DES MOINES, Iowa — Administrators say a swastika was carved into an elevator on campus at Dra [...] Read more