The legislation would require federal agencies that provide research funds to consider alleged sexual misconduct by grant seekers in reviewing their applications for funds.
For a profession that practitioners often just fall into, many colleges find it difficult to provide adequate training and continuing education to new hires.
The Facebook co-founder and his physician wife draw praise from Bill Gates, among others, as they outlined plans to tackle big goals and fund research that other grant makers consider too risky.
The college's Board of Trustees denied the faculty member's bid for tenure because he had not met the standard for distinction in teaching.
The university says it will provide better training for students and the faculty, and will establish a process to review the tenure of professors involved in harassment cases.
"I regret that any action on my part can be interpreted as promoting the use of alcohol," Mr. Hobbs said after a video of his feat surfaced.
In a Re:Learning podcast, The Chronicle talks with Joshua Cooper Ramo, who points to a shift in attitudes toward college and authority figures in general.
Jacqueline Stevens has completed the health evaluation that her dean required her to undergo after she got into an argument with another faculty member.
The agencies will pay special attention to institutions with low graduation rates.
Some states have cut back on remedial education, saying itâs broken. But more and more students are packing into the classes, and questions about college readiness still linger.
How one black alumnus of a majority white university tried to paint a positive but realistic picture for prospective students.
Terence Crutcher, 40, was on his way home from Tulsa Community College when his car broke down. It is unclear what led the police to regard him as a threat.
The Tennessee university said it rejects "comments rooted in racism or bigotry. This is not free speech â this is hate speech."
They are much more likely to work in higher-paying jobs that do not require a degree, says a paper released by the National Bureau of Economic Research.
The folk singer Ray LaMontagne was scheduled to perform on Thursday at the university's performing-arts center.
The letters "KKK" were spray-painted in red, white, and blue outside a university building, with a message demanding that African-Americans leave the university.
Experts on labor negotiations say other colleges might want to think twice before replacing instructors to pre-empt a faculty strike.
More than a dozen institutions, including big names like Columbia and Michigan, will offer courses to students who havenât gone through an admissions process.
The class was suspended last week after Jewish groups and others complained that it displayed a "blatantly anti-Israel bias."
Developers of a "credentials registry" unveiled a prototype of the tool on Monday. Meanwhile, six more colleges joined the 21st Century Skills Badging Challenge.