Campus Climate - Higher Education

Lawrence Activist Banned from University Building Hired

by Associated Press | October 25, 2017
LAWRENCE, Kan. — A Lawrence activist who’s banned from one building at the University of Ka [...] Read more

Private Missouri College Creates Mandatory Patriotism Class

by Associated Press |
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. — An evangelical Christian college in Missouri is now requiring freshman t [...] Read more

University Condemns Hate, Defends Richard Spencer Appearance

by Associated Press | October 24, 2017
CINCINNATI — The University of Cincinnati board of trustees has condemned hate while defendin [...] Read more

UK Academics Irked by Letter Seeking Brexit Lecture Details

by Jill Lawless, Associated Press |
LONDON — British academics accused a lawmaker from the governing Conservative Party on Tuesda [...] Read more

Guillermo: Hire Diverse Speakers to Offset Spectacle of White Nationalists on Campus

by Emil Guillermo | October 23, 2017
A diverse group of speakers throughout the year helps to deny Richard Spencer’s ideas credibi [...] Read more

As Protestors Rally at University of Florida, Penn State Hopes to Steer Clear

by | October 19, 2017
As protesters circled the University of Florida auditorium where White nationalist Richard Spen [...] Read more

Community Criticizes University of Memphis in Wake of Sexual Assaults

by Associated Press |
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — In the wake of two reported off-campus rapes involving students at the Unive [...] Read more

Boston College Students Walk Out After Racial Incidents

by Associated Press | October 18, 2017
BOSTON — Hundreds of students at Boston College have walked out of their classes to protest r [...] Read more

University of Florida President: Security Cost for Spencer Speech ‘Unfair’

by Associated Press |
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A day before white nationalist Richard Spencer is scheduled to speak at t [...] Read more

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 [...] Read more

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 [...] Read more

Guillermo: Will Weinstein Saga Change Attitudes Toward Campus Sexual Harassment?

by Emil Guillermo | October 16, 2017
Sexual harassment on campus is bad enough when it’s simply a matter of students. But add a pr [...] Read more

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 [...] Read more

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 [...] Read more

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 [...] Read more