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Woo Ushering in New Era at Sweet Briar College

Woo Ushering in New Era at Sweet Briar College

by Catherine Morris | May 8, 2017
Sweet Briar College prepares to begin a new chapter in its 116-year history with the arrival of [...] Read more
University Law school Dean Settles with School, Drops Suit

University Law school Dean Settles with School, Drops Suit

by Associated Press |
CINCINNATI — The dean of the University of Cincinnati’s law school has resigned as dean in [...] Read more
Top Court Upholds Death Sentence for Rape that Shocked India

Top Court Upholds Death Sentence for Rape that Shocked India

by Ashok Sharma, Associated Press | May 7, 2017
NEW DELHI — India’s top court on Friday upheld the death sentences of four men who were con [...] Read more
Sorority Ousts 25 Members at University of Nebraska

Sorority Ousts 25 Members at University of Nebraska

by Associated Press |
LINCOLN, Neb. — National officials have dismissed 25 members from the Delta Delta Delta soror [...] Read more
American University Student President Targeted with Online Harassment

American University Student President Targeted with Online Harassment

by Associated Press |
WASHINGTON — American University in Washington is providing campus police officers to protect [...] Read more
‘Black Cousin’ Remark at Commencement Sparks Criticism

‘Black Cousin’ Remark at Commencement Sparks Criticism

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BOISE, Idaho — A Boise businesswoman says she meant no offense for the remarks she made durin [...] Read more
Black Members of Congress Demand Probe of Nooses at American University

Black Members of Congress Demand Probe of Nooses at American University

by Ben Nuckols, Associated Press | May 4, 2017
WASHINGTON — The hanging of bananas from nooses with hateful messages at American University [...] Read more
UC President ‘Sorry’ for Office’s Handling of Audit Probe

UC President ‘Sorry’ for Office’s Handling of Audit Probe

by Sophia Bollag, Associated Press | May 3, 2017
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — After a state audit found University of California administrators hid $1 [...] Read more
Baylor University the Focus of 2nd Federal Investigation

Baylor University the Focus of 2nd Federal Investigation

by Associated Press |
WACO, Texas — Baylor University is at the center of a second federal investigation, this one [...] Read more
Hundreds March at American University after Noose Incident

Hundreds March at American University after Noose Incident

by Associated Press | May 2, 2017
WASHINGTON — Hundreds of students have been marching at American University in Washington a d [...] Read more
Former Obama Justice Official to Lead John Jay College

Former Obama Justice Official to Lead John Jay College

by Associated Press |
NEW YORK — A former assistant attorney general in the Obama administration’s justice depart [...] Read more
Lawmakers to Question University of California President

Lawmakers to Question University of California President

by Sophia Bollag, Associated Press |
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California lawmakers are scheduled to question University of California [...] Read more
Duquesne Names Ex-judge Lally-Green First Female Law Dean

Duquesne Names Ex-judge Lally-Green First Female Law Dean

by Associated Press | May 1, 2017
PITTSBURGH — Duquesne University in Pittsburgh has made former Superior Court Judge Maureen L [...] Read more
Knight Commission Tackles White, Male Problem in College Sports

Knight Commission Tackles White, Male Problem in College Sports

by Catherine Morris |
As the student-athlete pool becomes more diverse, the divide in racial and gender representatio [...] Read more
Guillermo: Hidden Cash, Not Coulter, University of California’s Problem

Guillermo: Hidden Cash, Not Coulter, University of California’s Problem

by Emil Guillermo | April 30, 2017
By making news last week, Ann Coulter actually helped obscure a real news story when a state au [...] Read more