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Advocates: Utah Sexual Assault Bill Could Harm Victims

by Hallie Golden, Associated Press | May 18, 2017
  SALT LAKE CITY — A Republican state representative is proposing legislation to require [...] Read more

Some Notre Dame Students Plan to Walk Out During Pence Speech

by Associated Press |
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — A University of Notre Dame student says he and some others plan to protest [...] Read more

Foxx Aims to Modernize Career and Technical Education

by Ya-Marie Sesay | May 16, 2017
U.S. Rep. Virginia Foxx said society should not look down on Career and Technical Education and [...] Read more

Experts: Harsher Penalties for Non-violent Crimes a Proven Policy Failure

by Reginald Stuart |
A declaration by the Justice Department to resume seeking the harshest of penalties for alleged [...] Read more

Tennessee Legislature Passes Free Tuition Program

by Adrian Sainz, Associated Press | May 14, 2017
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Tennessee’s new plan to allow older adults without a college degree or cer [...] Read more

Guillermo: Trump Uses Liberty Commencement to Justify Trump

by Emil Guillermo |
After one of the worst weeks of his truth-challenged presidency, Donald Trump was fortunate to [...] Read more

4 Among List of White House Initiative Executive Director Candidates

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
Diverse has obtained the names of four individuals whose names have been floated for the post, [...] Read more

Texas Senate Votes to Bar College ‘Free Speech Zones’

by Associated Press | May 11, 2017
AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Senate has given preliminary approval to barring universities from [...] Read more

Report: Minnesota Athletics Official Broke Harassment Policy

by Amy Forliti and Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press |
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents has launched an investigation [...] Read more

Civil Rights Should be Part of UNC’s Mission, Speakers Say

by Martha Waggoner, Associated Press |
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — A campus that protects a statue honoring White supremacy in the Civil War [...] Read more

Groups, Students at Odds Over University Free Speech Bill

by Cara Lombardo, Associated Press |
MADISON, Wis. — A Republican plan to punish students who disrupt free speech on college campu [...] Read more

Puerto Rico University Students Vote to Keep Strike Going

by Associated Press | May 10, 2017
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A strike that has shuttered Puerto Rico’s largest public university [...] Read more

Eight Steps to Establish Support Systems for Undocumented Students

by Kevin Escudero | May 8, 2017
This current uncertainty of protections afforded under the DACA program underscores the need fo [...] Read more

Saban’s Contract Extension Raises Player Compensation Questions

by Marcus Bright | May 7, 2017
The news that University of Alabama football coach will now be paid about $11.125M a year rekin [...] Read more

Baylor University the Focus of 2nd Federal Investigation

by Associated Press | May 3, 2017
WACO, Texas — Baylor University is at the center of a second federal investigation, this one [...] Read more