Religious Colleges

Religious Colleges
Jan 15, 2019
Roman Catholic colleges have some of the most open curricula among religious institutions. But that didn't stop Franciscan University from banning a book that portrays the Virgin Mary as sexual -- and ousting a department chair for teaching it.

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January 15, 2019

Roman Catholic colleges have some of the most open curricula among religious institutions. But that didn't stop Franciscan University from banning a book that portrays the Virgin Mary as sexual -- and ousting a department chair for teaching it.

August 2, 2018

A new influx of money at the University of Houston’s on-campus childcare centers shows the impact of a federal program.

July 31, 2018

The Credential Registry is several months into its mission to document all U.S. credentials, but the finish line is further than ever.

April 24, 2018

Randa Jarrar's case at Cal State Fresno has attracted national attention, much of it arguably undue. Will she be punished? It's hard to say, given academe's unpredictable track record on discipline for faculty social media snafus.

April 19, 2018

Holding tuition flat since 2012-13 has raised the land-grant university’s profile and helped it grow, but it is fueling competition for resources by academic departments -- and Purdue is still working to enroll more students from Indiana.

April 2, 2018

Scholar's suggestion that Jesus be read as a "drag king" leads to calls for his resignation and to local bishop criticizing response of college, which cited academic freedom.

March 22, 2018

Sewanee, which at first stood by an honorary degree for the disgraced journalist, revokes it after much discussion of the theology of forgiveness and the movement against sexual harassment.

March 14, 2018

United Lutheran board chair quits amid anger over appointment of president who led group that encouraged gay Christians to stop being gay.

March 13, 2018

Author discusses his new book on evangelical higher education.

February 28, 2018

An anonymous newsletter, spread all over campus, accuses Taylor University of being "permissive" on sexuality and insufficiently supportive of creationism.

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