Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 08/23/2012 - 7:31pm
The University of Iowa took the rare step Thursday of firing a tenured professor who has been barred from campus since January 2011, saying he subjected a wide range of colleagues to repeated personal attacks, harassment and threats that disrupted the workplace.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 08/19/2012 - 9:46pm
In the wake of the tumultuous scandal at Penn State University, Michigan State University President Lou Anna K. Simon has made it clear to her employees what their positions and duties obligate them to do in cases of sexual assault and abuse.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 08/19/2012 - 9:35pm
After three-and-a-half years of committee meetings, city negotiations, community outreach efforts, temporary patches, and much public and private debate, Cornell University will begin to install nets on the gorge bridges next week in an effort to deter suicide attempts.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 08/14/2012 - 9:03pm
A shooting that left three dead in College Station on Monday did not occur on the campus of Texas A&M University or involve members of the A&M community. Yet in headlines around the country, it is being referred to as the "Texas A&M shooting."
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 08/07/2012 - 10:41pm
With the fall semester starting soon, two distillers on Tuesday sweetened their contributions to Kentucky's two largest universities to try to curtail underage and binge drinking among students — all-too-common campus rituals nationwide that carry serious hangover effects.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 08/02/2012 - 8:03pm
Yale University officials say 49 complaints of sexual harassment and other misconduct were brought to their attention in the first six months of this year and nearly a fourth of the cases involved allegations against faculty.