In potential landmark case, NLRB office backs bid for collective bargaining by Northwestern athletes. Appeals are certain, so final outcome remains unclear. But ruling could add to pressure on the NCAA.
Kristine L. Barran, vice president of finance at Baker College of Allen Park, in Michigan, has been promoted to president there.
Paul Boyle, chief executive of the Economic and Social Research Council and president of Science Europe, has been chosen as vice chancellor of the University of Leicester, in Britain.