• Charges of Racial Profiling at Providence College May 06, 2013 A group of students and faculty members at Providence College are complaining of racial profiling by campus security officials. The newly formed Coalition Against Racism sa...

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  • New Procedures for Verifying Student Visas May 06, 2013 The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is changing the way it verifies international students' visas in response to the fact that a student from Kazakhstan charged with dest...

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  • Full Disclosure

    Posted on May 6 2013

    Full Disclosure May 06, 2013 Faculty members at the University of Texas say that a planned expansion of the employee disclosure policy is infringing on their academic freedom and personal privacy. The policy, which was originally suppo...

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  • More Charged in Connection With Marathon Bombing May 05, 2013 On May 1, police arrested three additional suspects in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings. Two of the suspects came to the United States from Kazakhstan on student...

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  • Cal State-Channel Islands Closed by Local Wildfire May 05, 2013 Wildfire caused California State University's Channel Islands campus to be closed on May 3. The day before, officials evacuated the campus and nearby neighborhood afte...

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  • On India's Campuses, Female Students Speak Out About 'Deep Rooted' Gender Discrimination May 05, 2013 Issues of gender discrimination at colleges in India have come to the forefront since December, when a 23-year old physio...

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  • U. of Central Florida Places Instructor on Leave for 'Killing Spree' Comment May 05, 2013 An instructor at the University of Central Florida was placed on paid administrative leave after he made a reference to "a killing s...

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  • New Report Recommends Best Anti-Bullying Practices May 05, 2013 A new report recommends best practices and policies for schools and colleges to address bullying. The report, issued by the American Educational Research Association, incl...

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  • Attention-Deficit Drugs Face New Campus Rules May 05, 2013 Dozens of colleges are tightening their rules on the diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and the prescription of medications like Adderall for it. Studies hav...

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  • Another Tragic Student Death for Boston U. May 05, 2013 A fire at an off-campus house at Boston University on April 28 killed one student and injured nine residents, including two BU students. The student who died, Binland Lee, was a s...

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