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The bequest, to the university's fund-raising arm in the United States, is from a couple who escaped from Nazi Germany in the 1930s.
LGBTQ Presidents in Higher Education held its second annual conference in the wake of a mass shooting that targeted gay Americans. Even in the aftermath of that tragedy, some members saw encouraging signs.
A former mayor of Minneapolis says "different schools" will help close the achievement gap between white and minority students.
Some question the universityâs explanation that the layoffs are necessary to maintain spending on academic priorities.
The president said he wasnât a âstrict proponentâ of eliminating pledging, but he also expressed frustration with fraternitiesâ repeated misconduct violations.
This is how an English professorâs literary pseudonym took on an outspoken life of its own.
The New Jersey university said it sought to foster a âcomprehensive and balanced understandingâ of the former president, including his segregationist views.
The pilot program's rollout comes more than 20 years after Congress prohibited inmates from receiving the grants.
A deadlocked vote by the justices preserves a lower courtâs ruling against a proposal that would have shielded from deportation many parents and siblings of college students.
Shifts in economics and student demographics, along with resurgent activism, have altered the tenor of the discussion about affirmative action over the past eight years.
The recommendation to strip the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools of its federal recognition wonât be the final word. But it starts a process that could lead to the agencyâs demise.
The U.S. Supreme Courtâs ruling in favor of the University of Texas both fleshes out how colleges can stay out of legal trouble and blunts some of the weapons used to attack affirmative action.
The historically black university's Faculty Senate in February voted no confidence in Willie D. Larkin.
Ms. Fisher, the white female student who sued after she was denied admission by the University of Texas at Austin, has become the "Becky" of the moment.
How might the Supreme Court's latest ruling change the college-admissions landscape? Get up to speed with a collection of past Chronicle coverage.
The University of Texas at Austin is not off the hook, even though its holistic process is legal, the majority ruled. But this was not a sweeping affirmation of affirmative action.
The justicesâ ruling puts an apparent end to one of the most closely watched cases in higher education, though the fight over collegesâ consideration of race is likely to continue.
A company calling itself Forest Trail Sport University could be stymied in its plans to team up with Waldorf University, a for-profit institution that operates mostly online.
As it tries to confront hazing and a studentâs death, the stateâs flagship university proposes a new recruitment and initiation process for campus Greek life.
Well before Allen J. Frantzenâs comments on feminism were widely condemned by fellow medievalists, scholars started compiling a work celebrating his career. Five years later, some are getting cold feet.