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October 23, 2006

Inquiry into ex-president of Johnson County CC finds complaints from multiple women -- and faculty want more answers.

October 23, 2006

While the proportion of women receiving tenure-track offers to join Harvard University’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences rose for the third straight year in 2005-6, the share of women who accepted positions declined dramatically, according to an internal report.

October 23, 2006

Professor whom university stripped of teaching duties reaches agreement to retire early.

October 23, 2006

An analysis published today in The Wall Street Journal suggests that the crime data colleges report to the Education Department -- and share with applicants -- understate the extent of campus crime. The analysis compares that data with less publicized statistics reported to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, which tend to suggest a far greater frequency of crime.The U.S.

October 23, 2006

Pre-game, pre-party, pre-funk ... how to pre-vent?Call “pre-gaming” by any of its other names and it still translates the same for substance abuse specialists seeking strategies to control the ubiquitous “pre-party,” generally defined as a small group of students drinking together in a dorm room or other private space prior to an actual party or social event.

October 20, 2006

Data document relationship between finishing graduate school, publishing, getting a job -- and being married.

October 20, 2006

On election night next month, many eyes will be on Michigan, where voters will consider a proposal that would broadly ban race or sex-based affirmative action in all government programs, including college and university admissions. But while that may be the most visible state ballot measure related to higher education this year, dozens of others -- on such diverse issues as state tax and spending limits, eminent domain and gay marriage -- could significantly affect colleges and universities.

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