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Lawmaker: Kennesaw State Mascot Wrong to Rally for Kneeling Cheerleaders

Lawmaker: Kennesaw State Mascot Wrong to Rally for Kneeling Cheerleaders

by Associated Press | October 17, 2017

KENNESAW, Ga. —  The student who wears the owl mascot costume at a Georgia public university

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University of Tennessee Campus Faculty Against Plan to Outsource Facilities

University of Tennessee Campus Faculty Against Plan to Outsource Facilities

by Associated Press |

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — University of Tennessee Knoxville faculty and union members have expressed

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For Medina, Being Administrator Makes a Difference

For Medina, Being Administrator Makes a Difference

by Gia Savage | October 16, 2017

Dr. Carlos Medina, vice chancellor and chief diversity officer for the State University of New

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University of Cincinnati to Allow White Nationalist to Speak

University of Cincinnati to Allow White Nationalist to Speak

by Dake Kang, Associated Press |

CLEVELAND — The University of Cincinnati says it will allow White nationalist leader Richard

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University of Southern Maine Adds Prayer Room

University of Southern Maine Adds Prayer Room

by Associated Press |

PORTLAND, Maine — The University of Southern Maine is adding a new prayer room to better acco

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Chancellor Raises Concern About Protecting Research

Chancellor Raises Concern About Protecting Research

by Dave Kolpack, Associated Press |

FARGO, N.D. — Potential customers who are interested in teaming with North Dakota researchers

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Faculty: University of Kansas Student Hacked into Computers

Faculty: University of Kansas Student Hacked into Computers

by Associated Press |

LAWRENCE, Kan. — A recent cybersecurity breach has a University of Kansas faculty group conce

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Indiana Scholarships Fail to Attract Diverse Teachers

Indiana Scholarships Fail to Attract Diverse Teachers

by Associated Press |

INDIANAPOLIS — Scholarships from an Indiana program meant to diversify and recruit the next g

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Northwestern Center will Explore Diversity, Politics and Democracy

Northwestern Center will Explore Diversity, Politics and Democracy

by Catherine Morris |

Recent political developments have laid bare the fault lines that still persist across racial a

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OSU Professor Recognized in Historic South Carolina Calendar

OSU Professor Recognized in Historic South Carolina Calendar

by Tiffany Pennamon |

After receiving the widely circulated calendar recognizing distinguished African-Americans from

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On-Campus Barbershop Provides Free Cuts to Students

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 15, 2017

Howard University’s on-campus barbershop is the brainchild of Corvias, a privately-owned comp

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Muñoz Pours His Heart Into Service

Muñoz Pours His Heart Into Service

by Joseph Hong | October 12, 2017

Conversations about Dr. Mike Muñoz and his work at Rio Hondo College always seem to come back

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University of Washington Feels Like ‘Home’ for President Cauce

University of Washington Feels Like ‘Home’ for President Cauce

by Joseph Hong |

During her time as president of the University of Washington, Dr. Ana Mari Cauce has been vocal

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N.C. State Reaches Settlement With Student Over Support Cat

N.C. State Reaches Settlement With Student Over Support Cat

by Associated Press |

RALEIGH, N.C. — A university in North Carolina has reached a settlement to allow a student to

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U. of Louisville Professor Found Dead in Wyoming Backcountry

U. of Louisville Professor Found Dead in Wyoming Backcountry

by Associated Press |

BUFFALO, Wyo. — Authorities say a University of Louisville geography and geosciences professo

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