Higher Education News and Jobs
Carol T. Christ to Become UC Berkeley’s 1st Woman Chancellor

Carol T. Christ to Become UC Berkeley’s 1st Woman Chancellor

by Associated Press | March 16, 2017
SAN FRANCISCO — Carol T. Christ, a scholar of Victorian literature and former president of Sm [...] Read more
Plenty of Work Remains in Effort to Close Higher Ed Gender Pay Gap

Plenty of Work Remains in Effort to Close Higher Ed Gender Pay Gap

by Walter Hudson | March 15, 2017
New evidence suggests some colleges and universities are taking bold steps to even out the play [...] Read more
Federal Judge Rejects Bias Suit Against Portland State

Federal Judge Rejects Bias Suit Against Portland State

by Eric Freedman |
A federal judge in Oregon has rejected a race and national origin discrimination suit by a stud [...] Read more
Wisconsin-La Crosse Disputes Employee was Fired for Supporting Trump

Wisconsin-La Crosse Disputes Employee was Fired for Supporting Trump

by Associated Press |
LA CROSSE, Wis. — A University of Wisconsin-La Crosse police dispatcher says she was fired fo [...] Read more
Sex Assault Reports Up at Navy, Army Academies

Sex Assault Reports Up at Navy, Army Academies

by Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press |
WASHINGTON — Reports of sexual assaults increased at two of the three military academies last [...] Read more
Missouri University’s Handling of Rape Cases Under Scrutiny

Missouri University’s Handling of Rape Cases Under Scrutiny

by Associated Press | March 14, 2017
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — University of Missouri-Kansas City students are expressing ongoing concern [...] Read more
Indiana University Sorority Protesting Closure Order

Indiana University Sorority Protesting Closure Order

by Associated Press |
BLOOMINGTON, Ind.  — An Indiana University sorority is protesting an order from its national [...] Read more
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