Posts tagged: Law - Diverse

Q&A: Why Wiping of Georgia Elections Server at Kennesaw State Matters

by Frank Bajak, Associated Press | October 26, 2017
Election reform activists sued Georgia officials on July 3 demanding its highly questioned stat [...] Read more

Trump Nominates Kenneth Marcus to Lead Office for Civil Rights

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The Trump administration has nominated a civil rights and Jewish advocate to a top position wit [...] Read more

Experts Tell Congress Free Speech on Campus ‘Essential’

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Higher education leaders and government officials must resist efforts to restrict free speech o [...] Read more

University of Louisville Violated Law by Denying Newspaper’s Request

by Associated Press |
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A ruling by Kentucky’s attorney general says the University of Louisville [...] Read more

Iowa State Faces Lawsuit Over Sexual Assault Policies

by Associated Press |
DES MOINES, Iowa — A former Iowa State University administrator is suing the school, saying i [...] Read more

Following Campus Shooting, Grambling President Assures Safety

by | October 25, 2017
Grambling State University’s administration decided to continue classes and homecoming events [...] Read more

DeVos Further Freezes Obama’s For-profit Fraud Protections

by Maria Danilova, Associated Press | October 24, 2017
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is further delaying Obama-era protections for students [...] Read more

Audit Questions Iowa State’s Purchase of Plane for Ex-leader

by Ryan J. Foley, Associated Press |
IOWA CITY, Iowa — Iowa State University had no clear need to spend $498,000 in donations to b [...] 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

Lawsuit Challenges DeVos’ Guidance on Campus Sexual Assault

by Collin Binkley, Associated Press |
BOSTON —A national women’s rights group is challenging Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ n [...] Read more

California Won’t Make Its Attorney Licensing Exam Easier

by Sudhin Thanawala, Associated Press |
SAN FRANCISCO —Becoming a lawyer in California isn’t going to get easier after the state Su [...] 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

Beyond an Uncritical Attachment to Free Speech

by Christopher M. Tinson and Javiera Benavente | October 17, 2017
Campuses need to aspire to free speech while moving beyond an uncritical attachment to it as a [...] Read more

States Sue Dept. of Education Over Delay of Gainful Employment Rule

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
Seventeen states and the District of Columbia sued U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos for [...] Read more