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MathFest in Florida? Some LGBTQ+ Mathematicians Aren’t Going
The Mathematical Association of America is facing controversy for deciding to host its big annual conference in Tampa.
A Battle Over DEI in Central Virginia
Despite their differences, both the Virginia Military Institute and the University of Virginia have defended diversity, equity and inclusion efforts in the face of criticism.
Alabama Passes Collegiate Trans Athlete Ban
Reproof and Redemption in a Title IX Review
After a string of scandals over California State University leaders’ handling of sexual misconduct allegations, an external review found the system’s Title IX procedures to be “insufficient” and “unreliable.”
Astronomy Preprint Withdrawn Over a Co-Author’s Inclusion
Amy Gais writes that her students judge women writers much more harshly than male writers—and considers what can be done about it.
Mizzou Faculty Alleges Pressure to Not Seek Tenure
A U of Missouri faculty committee report says professors have been pressured to withdraw tenure and promotion applications, or to apply to non-tenure-track positions before even submitting tenure applications.
Biden Administration Hears From 132,000 and Counting on Title IX Rule
The rule would prevent blanket bans on transgender athletes participating in the sport that matches their gender identity, but some groups want the Education Department to do more to protect this group of students.