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- Former Baylor professor sues, accusing university of biased Title IX investigationA former Baylor University professor is alleging he was forced out his job after a student with whom he said he had a consensual relationship accused him of sexual assault. The former economics professor, who is suing the Baptist institution anonymously in federal court, said Baylor’s historically poor handling of… Read more »
- Marlboro College and U of Bridgeport drop plans to mergeIt wasn’t the right fit after all: two months after announcing their merger, the University of Bridgeport and Marlboro College are calling it quits. Details about the failed deal are few, as both institutions signed nondisclosure agreements prior to signing a letter of intent to merge in late July. But… Read more »
- States passing laws to protect college students' free speechFree speech advocates were enraged when Middlebury College students in 2017 drowned out a planned talk by the author Charles Murray, whose writings many consider racist. The students' chants prevented Murray from speaking. Some protesters surrounded and jumped on his car after he was ushered out of the lecture hall.… Read more »
- UW Madison has received less than 1 percent of $100M Foxconn pledgeLast August, Taiwanese tech giant Foxconn pledged $100 million to the University of Wisconsin at Madison, promising to build a research campus by 2020 and a facility for the College of Engineering, where the company and UW faculty and students would collaborate on “trailblazing” interdisciplinary research in technology, engineering and the… Read more »
- Global Higher Education Student Information Systems Software Market 2019 Product Scope ...A new addition of analytical data on Higher Education Student Information Systems Software market has been added to Fior Markets extensive ... Read more »
- Free Speech Laws Mushroom in Wake of Campus ProtestsFree speech advocates were enraged when Middlebury College students in ... and policy director for the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, or FIRE, ... Some students and others in the university system see the bill as ... Read more »