Tonya Riley

Senior Staff Writer

Tonya is a senior staff writer reporting on the finance and fundraising beat. This is her second semester covering the beat. She is a member of the class of 2015 concentrating in history.

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Articles by Tonya Riley (54)

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Man behind the mustache: Offerman visits campus

December 5, 2014 1 comment

Riffing on facial hair, bread and his penis, Nick Offerman didn’t stray far from his “Parks and Recreation” character in a talk Thurs.

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This Week in Higher Ed: Nov. 19, 2014

November 19, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Students at Brigham Young University circulated a petition and staged a protest in support of ending the Mormon-affiliated university’s ban on beards.

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This Week in Higher Ed: Oct. 22, 2014

October 22, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Current and former Harvard law school professors wrote a letter published in the Boston Globe lambasting the university’s new sexual harassment policy.

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This Week in Higher Ed: Sept. 24, 2014

September 24, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Wesleyan University announced Monday that it will require all fraternities on campus to admit women within the next three years.

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CareerLAB hosts two career fairs

September 16, 2014 1 comment

A total of 113 unique employers will come to campus between the two fairs, an uptick from last year’s count of 94.

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Ray Kelly committee report urges more resources to promote diversity, reframe dialogues

May 24, 2014 7 comments

Increased resources for the Office of Institutional Diversity were among the main recommendations released by the Committee on the Events of October 29.

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Students and friends remember former economics prof. for humor and brilliance

May 8, 2014 Comments are Disabled

A brilliant intellect, witty sense of humor and devotion to teaching and mentorship will mark the legacy of Professor Emeritus of Economics George Borts.

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Joslin Award winners named

April 24, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Winners of the 2014 Alfred H. Joslin Award were announced Wednesday.

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This Week in Higher Ed: March 19, 2014

March 19, 2014 Comments are Disabled

A lawsuit was filed Monday in a New Jersey federal court against the National Collegiate Athletic Association.

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This Week in Higher Ed: Feb. 26, 2014

February 26, 2014 Comments are Disabled

The Office for Civil Rights is currently investigating an alleged mishandling of a sexual misconduct case at the University of Michigan.