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Stats Show Diversity Hiring in College Sports Still Gets Failing Grade

Stats Show Diversity Hiring in College Sports Still Gets Failing Grade

by Catherine Morris | April 6, 2017
A study by The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport shows that virtually 90 percent of a [...] Read more
Egypt Professor Faces Possible Dismissal Over Dancing Video

Egypt Professor Faces Possible Dismissal Over Dancing Video

by Menna Zaki, Associated Press |
CAIRO — An Egyptian professor could face dismissal over a video posted on Facebook showing he [...] Read more
UNLV Suspends Sorority Over Alleged Hazing

UNLV Suspends Sorority Over Alleged Hazing

by Associated Press | April 5, 2017
LAS VEGAS — The University of Nevada, Las Vegas has suspended a sorority as a campus organiza [...] Read more
University of Texas Survey: 1 in 7 Female Students Raped

University of Texas Survey: 1 in 7 Female Students Raped

by Paul J. Weber, Associated Press | March 26, 2017
AUSTIN, Texas — Nearly 15 percent of female undergraduates at the University of Texas at Aust [...] Read more
Anti-rape Signs at University of Minnesota Spur Mixed Reactions

Anti-rape Signs at University of Minnesota Spur Mixed Reactions

by Associated Press |
MINNEAPOLIS — Residents at of a student co-op at the University of Minnesota say signs they [...] Read more
Susan Duncan Named University of Mississippi Law School Dean

Susan Duncan Named University of Mississippi Law School Dean

by Associated Press | March 23, 2017
OXFORD, Miss. — The University of Mississippi School of Law has a new dean. After a national [...] Read more
Napolitano to Send ‘Strong’ Message on Mexico Trip

Napolitano to Send ‘Strong’ Message on Mexico Trip

by Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press |
SAN FRANCISCO — University of California President Janet Napolitano is crossing the border ne [...] Read more
Jordan Putting St. Mary’s College on the Map

Jordan Putting St. Mary’s College on the Map

by Jamal Eric Watson | March 22, 2017
Dr. Tuajuanda C. Jordan is helping to bring new visibility to a small liberal arts college that [...] Read more
University of Oregon Professor Sues School Over Gender Bias

University of Oregon Professor Sues School Over Gender Bias

by Associated Press |
EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon has been hit with a lawsuit by one of its psychology [...] Read more
Judge Dismisses Ex-rowers’ Suit Against University of Kansas

Judge Dismisses Ex-rowers’ Suit Against University of Kansas

by Associated Press |
LAWRENCE, Kan. — A judge dismissed a lawsuit against the University of Kansas by parents of t [...] Read more
Investigation: Ex-UTSA President Romo ‘Likely’ Sexually Harassed Women

Investigation: Ex-UTSA President Romo ‘Likely’ Sexually Harassed Women

by Catherine Morris | March 21, 2017
An internal investigation into former University of Texas at San Antonio president Dr. Ricardo [...] Read more
UConn Fraternity Chapter Closed After Member’s Death

UConn Fraternity Chapter Closed After Member’s Death

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HARTFORD, Conn. — A national women’s fraternity has closed its University of Connecticu [...] Read more
Baylor Draws Record Number of Applications Despite Scandal

Baylor Draws Record Number of Applications Despite Scandal

by Associated Press | March 20, 2017
WACO, Texas — Baylor University has drawn a record number of freshmen applications despite a [...] Read more
Persistence Puts Turner on Path to Education, Politics

Persistence Puts Turner on Path to Education, Politics

by Pearl Stewart | March 19, 2017
Her mother’s sudden death, left Turner, who was then a 22-year-old sophomore at Cuyahoga Comm [...] Read more
UW-La Crosse Dispatcher Fired Over Trump Offered Job Back

UW-La Crosse Dispatcher Fired Over Trump Offered Job Back

by Associated Press | March 16, 2017
LA CROSSE, Wis. — A University of Wisconsin-La Crosse police dispatcher who says she was fire [...] Read more