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Guillermo: Asian American Professors Suit May Expose University of Michigan

Guillermo: Asian American Professors Suit May Expose University of Michigan

by Emil Guillermo | March 12, 2017
A married Asian American couple — both a former and current faculty member of the University [...] Read more
Marshall Handling of Sex Assault Complaint Under Fed Review

Marshall Handling of Sex Assault Complaint Under Fed Review

by Associated Press |
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The U.S. Department of Education is looking into Marshall University’s [...] Read more
University of California Sexual Misconduct Files Show Faculty Resigned, Retired

University of California Sexual Misconduct Files Show Faculty Resigned, Retired

by Jocelyn Gecker, Janie Har and Juliet Williams, Associated Press | March 9, 2017
SAN FRANCISCO — An associate UCLA professor who pursued a student until she was afraid to att [...] Read more
Study: Female Participation in Workforce Far from Globally Embraced

Study: Female Participation in Workforce Far from Globally Embraced

by Catherine Morris | March 8, 2017
As the world celebrates International Women’s Day, a new report finds that only half of women [...] Read more
Judge: Federal Lawsuit Against Baylor University Can Proceed

Judge: Federal Lawsuit Against Baylor University Can Proceed

by Juan A. Lozano, Associated Press |
HOUSTON — A lawsuit filed against Baylor University by 10 women alleging they were sexually a [...] Read more
Ex-wife of University Benefactor Sues to Recoup Donations

Ex-wife of University Benefactor Sues to Recoup Donations

by Associated Press | March 7, 2017
WORCESTER, Mass. — The ex-wife of a man who has donated tens of millions of dollars to a Mass [...] Read more
Wright State University Gets its 1st Female President

Wright State University Gets its 1st Female President

by Associated Press | March 6, 2017
DAYTON, Ohio — Wright State University in southwest Ohio has announced the first female presi [...] Read more
UT-San Antonio President Resigns over How he Embraced Women

UT-San Antonio President Resigns over How he Embraced Women

by Associated Press | March 5, 2017
SAN ANTONIO — The president of the University of Texas-San Antonio has resigned with an apolo [...] Read more
University of California Releases Details on 113 Employee Sexual Misconduct Cases

University of California Releases Details on 113 Employee Sexual Misconduct Cases

by Associated Press | March 1, 2017
BERKELEY, Calif. — The University of California said it investigated 113 cases of sexual misc [...] Read more
Professor Slashed with Box Cutter Allegedly Groped Woman

Professor Slashed with Box Cutter Allegedly Groped Woman

by Associated Press | February 26, 2017
RICHMOND, Va. — According to a police report a Reynolds Community College professor allegedly [...] Read more
Ricks’ Teen Pregnancy Work Born Out of Personal Experience

Ricks’ Teen Pregnancy Work Born Out of Personal Experience

by Catherine Morris |
When she was just 15, Dr. Nila Ricks, selected by Diverse as a member of the 2017 Class of Emer [...] Read more
Herseth Sandlin Named New Augustana University President

Herseth Sandlin Named New Augustana University President

by Associated Press | February 23, 2017
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Former U.S. Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin says her new position as the 2 [...] Read more
New Yale Law Dean Stresses Standing Up for Rule of Law

New Yale Law Dean Stresses Standing Up for Rule of Law

by Associated Press |
NEW HAVEN, Conn. — As the next dean of Yale Law School, Heather Gerken says a key challenge w [...] Read more
1 in 3 West Virginia University Women Surveyed Report Being Sexually Assaulted

1 in 3 West Virginia University Women Surveyed Report Being Sexually Assaulted

by Michael Virtanen, Associated Press | February 22, 2017
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Most students say they feel safe on West Virginia University’s main cam [...] Read more
Smith College Raises Possible Record $486M

Smith College Raises Possible Record $486M

by Associated Press | February 21, 2017
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. — A private liberal arts college for women says the Massachusetts school h [...] Read more