Sympathetic faculty members at Brandeis University are teaching from a syllabus devised by protesters and holding classes at the site of a sit-in.
What began as a struggle for better working conditions at the New School now has implications for private universities nationwide.
The former student left a rally against racism to tweet the threats, the police said, then returned to show the fabricated threats to protesters.
The anonymous social-media posts were viewed as so threatening to minority students that the university shut down last Tuesday and resumed classes only on Monday.
Nine out of 10 colleges reported no rapes on their campuses in 2014 under the law known as the Clery Act. What that means depends on who's weighing in.
President Sari Feldman of the American Library Association discusses programs that preserve tweets as well as books.
Backlashes on some campuses and compromises on others have prompted some student activists to settle for less.
Sure, financial, consulting, and tech firms recruit heavily. But universities themselves play a key role in structuring the pathways to those careers, according to new research.