News Round up - Higher Education

Attorney General to Examine Temple Business School Scandal

| July 13, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — Pennsylvania’s Attorney General is looking into allegations that Temple Univ [...] Read more

Jefferson University Offers Medical Marijuana Grad Programs

by Associated Press |
PHILADELPHIA — Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia will be offering graduate-level ce [...] Read more

University of Louisville Removing Papa John from Stadium Name

by Associated Press |
The University of Louisville is removing Papa John’s from its football stadium’s name after [...] Read more

University of South Carolina Raises Tuition Nearly 3 Percent

by Associated Press | July 12, 2018
COLUMBIA, S.C. The University of South Carolina is raising undergraduate tuition costs for the [...] Read more

Chinese Professor Suspended Following Misconduct Complaints

by Associated Press |
BEIJING— A leading Chinese university has suspended a prominent primatologist in a victory fo [...] Read more

White Nationalist Agrees to Discourage Paramilitary Activity

by Associated Press |
RICHMOND, Va.  — An organizer of a White nationalist rally that erupted in violence in Virgi [...] Read more

Appeals Court Hears Challenge to Texas Campus Carry Law

by Associated Press | July 11, 2018
NEW ORLEANS — Attorneys for three University of Texas professors asked a federal appeals cour [...] Read more

CU Boulder Professor Pleads Guilty to Mail Fraud

by Associated Press |
BOULDER, Colo. — A mechanical engineering professor at the University of Colorado Boulder has [...] Read more

GOP Candidates Call for University to Remove Flag Art Piece

by Associated Press |
LAWRENCE, Kan. Kansas Republican Gov. Jeff Colyer and Secretary of State Kris Kobach on Wednesd [...] Read more

Roger Williams University Names Provost as Interim President

by Associated Press | July 10, 2018
BRISTOL, R.I. — Roger Williams University has named an interim president following the death [...] Read more

Temple Business School Dean Forced Out Over Falsified Data

by Associated Press |
PHILADELPHIA — The dean of Temple University’s business school has been forced out over fal [...] Read more

Kavanaugh Begins Congress Tour, Selling Himself for Court

by Associated Press |
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, mapped out st [...] Read more

University of Delaware Hikes Tuition 3.5, 4 Percent for Fall Semester

by Associated Press | July 9, 2018
Tuition rates are going up at the University of Delaware. The school announced Thursday that un [...] Read more

William & Mary to Mark Spot of 18th-Century Black School

by Associated Press |
  WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — William & Mary says it will erect a highway marker to commemorate [...] Read more

Mexican President-Elect Wants Every Kid to Go to College

by Associated Press |
MEXICO CITY — Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is promising to send to col [...] Read more