Affirmative Action for Men

After op-ed by Kenyon dean underscores how college admissions officers favor male applicants, many ask: Is this legal? Is it right?

Federal Inquiry on Women in Science

Education Department plans review of whether colleges' treatment of female students and faculty members violates Title IX.

Anger and Consequences

Amid rape allegations, Duke suspends lacrosse season -- and experts consider lessons and warnings for other colleges.

From Bad to Worse at Duke

Court documents reveal ugly new details about lacrosse party, university cancels season and starts several investigations, and coach quits.

The 'Vagina Monologues' Test

On Wednesday, the president of the University of Notre Dame issued a lengthy statement, arising out of a series of discussions with students and faculty members, about the nature of academic freedom at a Roman Catholic college.

What Top Applicants Want

Students draw on a host of factors to make a college decision, and they might not be in the order you think.

Explaining the Gender Gap in Pay

Biases beyond sex may be important factors for why female professors earn less, new study suggests.

Still Burning

With 2 players arrested, firestorm over Duke lacrosse party won't go away -- even without DNA evidence.

Dissent vs. Vandalism

Northern Kentucky suspends professor photographed removing anti-abortion display on campus.

Reprimand at Penn State

University finds that women's basketball coach -- long accused of anti-lesbian bias -- created "intimidating and offensive" environment.


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