The former private-equity chief executive threw his hat into the ring on the last day applications were accepted, promising to bring national exposure to the Maryland campus.
Many in academe have been quick to criticize Simon P. Newman’s response to the furor on the Maryland campus. Here’s how PR professionals would have done it differently.
Teenagers still find printed letters to be helpful, and while they often want colleges to text them on their smartphones, sometimes they don’t.
The bill's Republican sponsor says it's meant to ensure that the grant process is transparent and accountable. Opponents see it as "another anti-science piece of legislation."
The university must undertake a major effort to streamline its operations, its chancellor said, even as he acknowledged that some of the changes could be "painful."
An annual survey, now in its 50th year, found that first-year students of all races reported being more likely to take part in demonstrations than just a year before.
The American Association of University Professors and free-speech groups are among those condemning the university’s abrupt dismissal of two faculty members this week.
The dispute over a controversial retention plan pushed by the president of Mount St. Mary’s University has now sparked a round of casualties.
In a budget request on Tuesday, the Obama administration will ask for $13.6 million to help it react "more quickly and efficiently" to allegations of student-aid and other misconduct.
As Title IX complaints have multiplied, the government has issued more-expansive mandates for the colleges it has investigated.
Sweet Briar’s new president says things are looking up, students at the University of Oxford want a statue of Cecil Rhodes to come down, and a Suffolk University squabble hits the newspapers.
Gov. Matthew G. Bevin questioned whether such students should be "subsidized by the taxpayers like engineers." But little of the state’s money supports students in any foreign-language study at all.
When a Syracuse University senior wanted to air her grievances about body-shaming among women, she turned to YouTube. She talks about what happened next.
The president-elect of the Association for Student Conduct Administration publicly accused her predecessor of assaulting her. His university placed him on paid leave while it investigates.