DePaul has gone further than most of its peers to embrace interfaith cooperation, which the college considers to be part of its Catholic mission.
For decades, female presidents led the majority of Catholic colleges. But as women leaders have gained ground elsewhere, at Catholic colleges, they’re disappearing.
Facing a new "lifestyle statement" at Shorter University, many faculty and staff have chosen to resign instead. One has spoken out publicly.
Davidson is one of the few Presbyterian colleges that still require presidents to be members of the denomination. Now the college's board is studying that rule and may overturn it.
Several colleges have seen heightened tensions in recent months over how much church teachings should dictate college policies.
A Catholic university that has allowed health insurance to include contraception tells employees they will lose that benefit.
As the issue of contraception coverage at Catholic institutions continues to draw attention, shifts or questions over student access to the morning-after pill are arising at colleges of all types.
Regulations are expected soon on student health plans under the new health care law -- including whether contraceptives will be covered.
Many faculty and staff are clearly interested in promoting religious pluralism. The question is, how? Some colleges are trying to figure it out.
Contraception provisions in the federal health care law are at the center of a dispute between religious colleges and the Obama administration.
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