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3 More Universities Face Inquiries for ‘Shared Ancestry’ Bias

The U.S. Education Department has added three colleges to its growing list of institutions under investigation for possible violations of...
A photograph of Virginia governor Glenn Youngkin, in academic robes, speaking at a lectern with George Mason written on it.

Virginia Officials Scrutinize Two Universities’ DEI Course Syllabi

A spokesman for Governor Glenn Youngkin invoked concerns about “core curriculum mandates that are a thinly veiled attempt to incorporate the progressive left’s groupthink.” Two universities’ diversity education initiatives may be in peril.

A photo illustration combining snippets of bills from Alabama, Florida, Indiana, Utah and Wyoming and a map of the U.S. highlighting those states.

Civil Rights Groups Push Back Against Wave of Anti-DEI Bills

So far this year, at least five state legislatures have passed bills seeking to curtail diversity, equity and inclusion in higher education. This year’s batch may seep more into the classroom.

Indiana Governor Signs Bill Tying Tenure to ‘Intellectual Diversity’

On Wednesday, Indiana’s Republican governor signed a controversial bill diminishing diversity, equity and inclusion programs and tenure protections in the...
A group of students protesting. One holds a sign that reads, "stand with Gaza."

Jewish, Muslim Students Fear Their Views Put Them in Danger

A new report says Jewish and Muslim students fear “personal danger” related to their positions on the Israel-Hamas war and view controversial protest slogans differently.

U.S. Opens Civil Rights Investigation Into UC Berkeley, 4 Others

The Education Department is investigating allegations of shared-ancestry discrimination at another five colleges and universities, including the University of California...
The sculpture "Witness," which shows a towering, golden female figure with a judicial collar and thick braids resembling ram horns.

U of Houston Cancels Art Event for Sculpture Deemed ‘Satanic’

Antiabortion groups say the sculpture being exhibited on campus has “satanic” imagery and reflects the artist’s stance on abortion rights.

Indiana Bill Tying Tenure to ‘Intellectual Diversity’ Heads to Governor’s Desk

Both chambers of the Indiana General Assembly have now passed a controversial bill curtailing diversity, equity and inclusion programs and...