Dubious claims of violence and mixed messages from the administration have fueled controversy over a library demonstration.
Backlashes on some campuses and compromises on others have prompted some student activists to settle for less.
Nearly nine years ago, Colin Goddard was shot four times in a college classroom. Today, with the campus-carry debate raging, that experience helps shape his advocacy for gun-safety legislation.
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.
Facebook pages that have been trumpeted as a backlash to protests over racism on campuses appear to have little connection to the colleges to which they say they are attached.
A campus center run by the University of Ottawa's Student Federation alluded to the "oppression" and "cultural genocide" associated with the practice of yoga.
Graduate students who want the professor fired say her remarks were "outright racism." The professor says she believes her comments were not discriminatory and are protected by academic freedom.
The South Dakota institution's president said "local initiatives along with the external competitive landscape" had put its "future in doubt."
Chuck Henson, who is on leave as an associate dean at the law school, says he respects the passion and frustration of students who want change now.
What began as a struggle for better working conditions at the New School now has implications for private universities nationwide.
The student was facing possible expulsion from Washington College after an incident involving a gun. His disappearance last week set off anxieties that led the college to close for two weeks.
The university is seeking comments from students and faculty and staff members on a draft proposal and expects to release a final plan by the end of the semester.
Members attending the group’s annual meeting overwhelmingly supported the resolution. It will be put to a vote of the full membership this coming spring.