News Round up - Higher Education

Michigan State University Sued Over Sexual Assault Claims

by David Eggert, Associated Press | November 18, 2015
EAST LANSING, Mich. ― Four Michigan State University students filed a civil rights lawsuit We [...] Read more

Kansas Student Leaders Say They’re not ‘mimicking Mizzou’

by Associated Press LAWRENCE, Kan. — Protest leaders at the University of Kansas said Monday [...] Read more

University of Wyoming to Hire a Diversity Coordinator

by Associated Press CASPER, Wyo. — The University of Wyoming president has announced plans to [...] Read more

Brown University Students Demand Improved Race Relations

by Associated Press PROVIDENCE, R.I. – A group of 35 graduate students at Brown Universit [...] Read more

Dartmouth Fraternity Being Investigated for Hazing

| November 16, 2015
by Associated Press CONCORD, N.H. — A Dartmouth College fraternity put on probation three yea [...] Read more

New Director Appointed at Jimmy Carter Presidential Library

by Associated Press ATLANTA — Meredith Evans has been named the new director of the Jimmy Car [...] Read more

Yale Announces Plan to Increase Diversity

by Diverse Staff | November 15, 2015
Yale University announced earlier this month a $50 million plan to increase the diversity of fa [...] Read more

Brown Vowing Action After Officer Detains Dartmouth Student

by Associated Press PROVIDENCE, R.I.  – Brown University’s president is promising [...] Read more

UNC Governors Pressured Over Chancellor Pay Raise Meeting

by Associated Press | November 13, 2015
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. ― Governors of North Carolina’s public university system planned to gathe [...] Read more

Four Finalists for President of S. Louisiana Tech College

by Associated Press |
BATON ROUGE, La. ― A North Carolina community college official and former official of the Lou [...] Read more

2 More Fired, 3 Cleared in UNC Review after Cheating Scandal

by Associated Press |
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. ― The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is firing two employees a [...] Read more

Campus Marches Over Student Debt Held Coast-to-Coast

BERKELEY, Calif. ― Students at the University of California, Berkeley and more than a hundred [...] Read more

Southern California College Dean Resigns Amid Racial Issues

by Associated Press |
CLAREMONT, Calif. ― The dean of students at a small Southern California college resigned Thur [...] Read more

Four National Groups to Oppose Laws Allowing Guns on Campuses

by Ryan J. Foley, Associated Press | November 12, 2015
IOWA CITY, Iowa ― Four national groups representing college educators and trustees said Thurs [...] Read more

U. of Illinois OKs Settlement with Professor Over Job Offer

by Associated Press |
CHICAGO ― The University of Illinois will pay a professor who lost his job offer over a serie [...] Read more