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Michigan State Trustee Asks President to Resign Over Nassar Scandal

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 08:23
Breaking ranks with the board, the trustee said new leadership would “allow the healing process to begin” after a former university doctor pleaded guilty to sex abuse.
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Up Next: A Rap Video for a Biology Class Was His Demo Reel

Fri, 19/01/2018 - 22:00
Julien Turner, 20, is a budding filmmaker at Morehouse College, where he’s also a linebacker on the football team.
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An Advocate for Israel Draws Fire as He Nears Confirmation to Civil Rights Post

Thu, 18/01/2018 - 22:05
Kenneth Marcus’s potential return to the Education Department has drawn criticism from civil rights groups that see his narrow focus on Israel as blinding him to other matters of bias.
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‘Beauty Myth’ Writer Says Yale Blocked Harassment Claim

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 03:42
Naomi Wolf sought to file a complaint with the university against the famed literary critic Harold Bloom, who she says groped her while she was a student in 1983.
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On Campus: It’s Hard To Study If You’re Hungry

Δευτέρα, 15/01/2018 - 01:55
Half of all college students struggle with food insecurity, which is closely linked to lower graduation rates.
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Black Colleges Swept Up in For-Profit Crackdown Find Relief From DeVos

Fri, 12/01/2018 - 12:00
The United Negro College Fund has been among the most vocal critics of Obama-era student borrower protections, saying they threaten the viability of its 37 member institutions.
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Former Aid Chief at Columbia Is Accused of Taking Kickbacks

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 22:39
The former director of financial aid at Columbia University’s Teachers College has been accused of taking $375,000 from three graduate students.
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Texas Illegally Excluded Thousands From Special Education, Federal Officials Say

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 18:09
A state “target” meant to limit the number of students receiving special education services violated federal law, regulators said in a letter ordering the state to make amends.
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Teacher Arrested at School Board Meeting After Questioning Superintendent Contract

Τρίτη, 09/01/2018 - 22:10
An officer handcuffed Deyshia Hargrave after escorting her from a meeting. One school board member called the arrest a “disgrace.”
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On Campus: No College Kid Needs a Water Park to Study

Τρίτη, 09/01/2018 - 19:19
Trustees must rein in frivolous spending at public universities.
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2 Investors Warn Apple About Technology’s Effects on Children

Δευτέρα, 08/01/2018 - 21:30
Two major shareholders argued that Apple should head off a potential reckoning by proactively helping parents limit how children use the company’s technology.
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School Soccer Coach in California Charged With Trafficking Teenage Girls

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 22:58
Elan Seagraves, 34, was also a driver for Uber and Lyft. Both companies said they had terminated his accounts.
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Fashion Institute of Technology’s Library Gets a Makeover

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 21:14
A home for Marc Bohan’s Dior sketches and letters to Oscar de la Renta has expanded from 3,500 square feet to 6,100 square feet.
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Thomas Roma, Photographer and Professor, Accused of Sexual Misconduct

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 17:00
Five women who studied with Mr. Roma at Columbia University and at the School of Visual Arts said he behaved inappropriately.
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On Campus: As a Freshman, You Can’t Avoid Reinvention

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 12:45
Before I went to college, I thought of change as something I could control.
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As Flow of Foreign Students Wanes, U.S. Universities Feel the Sting

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 03:26
Colleges have cut programs amid a drop in international enrollment tied to several factors, including more restrictive immigration policies.
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