Chronicle of Higher Education
Updated: 16 min 54 sec ago
Nearly all allegations of fraud submitted to the U.S. Department of Education by students concern for-profit colleges, according to a new report from the Century Foundation.
Their mix of skepticism and enthusiasm results in what one researcher calls "some very weird doublethink."
âThe tree smells like vomit, urine, and fecal matter,â a junior said. âIt smelled like rotten milk,â said another student.
To navigate the internet successfully, students need more than a checklist.
Since the election of President Trump, the religious leaders have faced pressure to deal with Islamophobia.
âLike so many small liberal-arts colleges, St. Gregoryâs has struggled financially for years,â says a university statement.
In navigating the ivory tower, tattooed professors face attitudes old and new.
Weâre on the hunt for odd job titles and the stories of how they came to be.
Staff members of the universityâs student newspaper were surprised to discover that they had been explicitly barred from the class.
The latest revelation in The New York Timesâ âParadise Papersâ series, based on documents from a Bermuda-based law firm, is about how major investors, including colleges, skirt federal taxes.
Quinnipiac Universityâs polling institute seemed to be out on a limb with its predictions in key gubernatorial races. Then the results rolled in.
âI talked to him a lot about my dissertation research,â one Ph.D. student said.
The university announced in an email to faculty and staff members that it will keep the free-contraception provision that was established under President Barack Obama.
The plan, unveiled last week, would count tuition waivers as taxable income. That could push some students past their financial breaking points.
Such indefinite bans often follow campus tragedies or controversies that involve fraternities or sororities.
Tariq Ramadan, a professor of contemporary Islamic studies, is on leave âby mutual agreement,â the university said.
Jaren Stewart's impeachment had sparked charges of retaliation for his protest during the Pledge of Allegiance. But proponents of his removal said he had committed misconduct.
How one historian's seminar has grown into one of the most-ambitious investigations of an institution's racial history.Â
Top academic and student-affairs officials who have handled appearances by Milo Yiannopoulos and others shared lessons at a meeting held by the Council of Independent Colleges.
âThere will need to be a new normal for Greek life at the university,â said the president, John Thrasher.