Diversity

 
Feb 15, 2019
A student's email stuns NYU's social work school, which admits that the incident reflects institutional racism.

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February 8, 2019

Judge says university cannot deny recognition because of antigay rules. But decision says main flaw at Iowa is inconsistent enforcement, not the rules themselves.

February 7, 2019

Tenure is again at risk in Iowa. Some scholars say legislators should study their own history, since a case during World War II is to many experts a classic example of why protecting academic freedom matters.

February 6, 2019

Division, investigations, faculty departures … What is going on in Hope College's music department, where students value those who have left?

February 6, 2019

Leader of a Canadian university upsets some students and professors with analysis of blackface incidents in higher education.

February 5, 2019

Colleges and universities in Virginia and elsewhere, struggling with histories tied to slavery and the Confederacy, are forced by the scandal involving the governor's yearbook to consider the spewing of hatred in contemporary times.

February 5, 2019

Recent controversy over email from Duke professor about Chinese students speaking Chinese in lounges reflects larger tensions in academe, experts say.

February 4, 2019

U of Georgia Ph.D. candidate in philosophy says he's under investigation for his comments about race -- now that donors are involved in the debate.

February 4, 2019

Hampton University alumni object to honor for the late president, noting his link to Reagan administration and the Willie Horton ad.

February 1, 2019

Professor is suspended for using the N-word in class. He was discussing language in a James Baldwin essay. Given the slur's potential to throw learning off course, is it ever worth using in the classroom -- if it ever was?

February 1, 2019

Association is accused of trying to silence an African American librarian who complained about hostile comments directed at her during the association’s midwinter meeting.

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