Chronicle of Higher Education
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The university says missed deadlines have caused it to question whether the student group "actually intends to, and/or is able to, carry out the proposed events."
The shift at the huge public-university system casts new attention on questions about how colleges decide whoâs ready for college-level work.
Several prominent figures listed as booked for âFree Speech Weekâ on the University of California campus said they had not made any such commitment.
The universityâs Institute of Politics is drawing fire for revoking a fellowship that had been offered to Chelsea Manning. Itâs the latest in a string of politically fraught moves.
James Ryan, dean of Harvardâs Graduate School of Education and a former law professor at UVa, will lead an institution that has gone from crisis to crisis.
The Central Intelligence Agency director canceled an engagement at the university after it named as a visiting fellow Ms. Manning, a former U.S. Army soldier who leaked classified government data.
James E. Ryan graduated from UVaâs School of Law and was a faculty member there.
A Native American group argues that a plot of land owned by the university is theirs by ancestral right. Scholars of indigenous studies at Brown cast doubt on the claim.
Some faculty members at Cornell University have accused an administrator of unfairly trying to influence a unionization vote. Two messages, and their timing, are at the heart of the dispute.
The University of Virginia, which received a $1,000 pledge from the Ku Klux Klan 96 years ago, said it would donate the sumâs present-day equivalent, $12,500.
How much interest is there in creating a common academic experience?
Eighty are pre-emptively answering threats to progressive, minority faculty members after a year of social-media anger.
Campus free-speech experts discuss the challenges and strategies they see for the First Amendment during a volatile era â and what colleges can do about them.
The sculpture at the University of Virginia was covered up in order to criticize the campus administrationâs response to the âUnite the Rightâ rally last month.
She accused Transylvania University, in Kentucky, of failing to act after postings about her on a âracial hatred pageâ led to a stream of online attacks.
Cornell Tech, an applied-sciences school, blends studio teaching techniques with tech-startup tactics. Its first three splashy buildings aim for a similarly boundary-free approach.
Students and others have criticized the institution's president for dismissing complaints against the faculty member.
Nine months ago, a librarian abruptly shuttered a blacklist of journals he deemed untrustworthy. But while Jeffrey Beallâs project has ended, debates over its merit and impact live on.
"People are listening," says Armando Bustamante, who works at the University of New Mexico. So heâs making every minute count.
The Chronicle previously reported that Mr. Bannon had been invited. The announcement confirms that the former presidential adviser will appear at the event, scheduled for this month.