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April 12, 2013
Counseling center patients are struggling with familiar issues at slightly different levels, but some suggest the long increase of mental health problems among students may be peaking.
April 10, 2013
Drinking games are not all the same and students play at different risk levels, suggests research calling for more direct prevention of this type of student partying.
April 9, 2013
Rutgers University will commission an independent review of “the circumstances surrounding the men’s basketball program as well as the procedures used to investigate allegations related to former head coach Mike Rice,” officials announced Monday.
April 9, 2013
Basketball coaches at elite programs make millions more, but salaries and bonuses are rising faster at non-elite programs, new research finds.
April 8, 2013
Rutgers officials say they previously lacked legal justification to fire now-dismissed men's basketball coach, but multiple clauses in his contract -- and the findings of an independent investigation -- suggest otherwise.
April 4, 2013
Wake Forest officials worry their students are too stressed out and plugged in, so they've been stealthily installing instruments, games and tables for relaxation and interaction around campus outdoor areas. It's the first step in a larger "well-being" initiative.
April 3, 2013
Following more than a month of resounding protest from students, faculty and staff, the sponsor and planned namesake for Florida Atlantic University’s new football stadium has withdrawn, FAU announced Tuesday, leaving the university to find a replacement for the private prison company GEO Group (the GEO Group Foundation was the official donor) and the $6 million its founder had pledged toward the project.
April 1, 2013
Research featured in new book suggests that, in effort to lure full-pay students, universities have shifted their institutional priorities to the benefit of the affluent and the detriment of everyone else.
March 27, 2013
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has suspended an Honor Court proceeding that could charge a student for speaking out about an alleged rape, after learning that the student reportedly filed a federal complaint this week alleging retaliation.
March 22, 2013
In survey of experiences of student affairs professionals, a surprising trend emerges: the alienation of straight white men.