Topic: Higher Ed

University News

This week in higher ed: Oct. 3, 2013

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Yale students have recently seen their attempts to do laundry hampered by a ‘poopetrator.’

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This week in higher ed: Sept. 26, 2013

September 26, 2013 1 comment

Harvard announced Sept. 21 that it hopes to raise a historic $6.5 billion with its new capital campaign, the Harvard Crimson reported Saturday.

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This week in higher ed: Sept. 20, 2013

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The University of Virginia announced last Thursday the formation of a new Commission on Slavery and the University.

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This week in higher ed: Sept. 12, 2013

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A creative writing professor at Michigan State University was suspended after making controversial statements on the first day of class.

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This week in higher ed: April 24, 2013

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Princeton Provost Christopher Eisgruber will take office July 1 as the university’s 20th president, presidential search committee leaders announced Sunday.

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This week in higher ed: April 3, 2013

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Harvard’s Office of Student Life asked the College Events Board and Concert Commission to reconsider its invitation to the rapper Tyga for a concert.

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This week in higher ed: March 20, 2013

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The University of Central Florida averted a potential campus-wide attack Monday.

Columns

Madison ’16: What is the value of higher education?

March 12, 2013 1 comment

How many years of school, how many extracurriculars, how much experience and how many connections must we accumulate before achieving “success”?

University News

Affirmative action case unlikely to affect U.

March 8, 2013 4 comments

The controversial Fisher v. University of Texas decision is not expected to influence U. policy.

Higher Ed, University News

This week in higher ed: March 6, 2013

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A chain of what Oberlin College officials referred to as “hate-related incidents” caused Oberlin’s President Marvin Krislov to cancel classes Monday.