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Sep 10, 2020
Jessica Krug resigns from George Washington as a graduate student from her alma mater also admits to being dishonest about racial identity.

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May 4, 2011
New Arizona law would bar public colleges and universities from applying anti-bias rules to religious groups or students.
May 2, 2011
Education Department's letter has prompted some colleges to speed up planned changes in procedures on sexual assaults.
April 26, 2011
As recently as a few years ago, some gay football players endured intense homophobia, described in a preliminary study. But some say the climate is improving, for all athletes.
April 25, 2011

The Texas House of Representatives has passed a budget bill that would require any public college with a student center on "alternative" sexuality to provide equal funding to create new centers to promote "traditional values."

While the Senate has yet to adopt a version of the budget bill, the inclusion of the measure in the overall budget bill and the dominance of social conservatives in Texas politics means that the measure could well be enacted. The House vote in favor of the amendment on the campus sexuality centers was 110-24.

April 21, 2011
Statement by leaders of AAUP and American Jewish Committee calls for more precision in distinguishing between criticism and bigotry.
April 5, 2011
Female faculty members earn 6.9% less than male colleagues, even after accounting for most of the factors cited in the past to explain discrepancies.
April 1, 2011
Illinois librarians say deep ethnographic research is the best way to learn how to serve Latino students.
March 30, 2011
A straight star in college wrestling launches organization to promote equity in sports for people of all orientations.
March 30, 2011
Philosophers debate whether to isolate sexual harassers by minimizing contact with them and ending the practice of inviting them to appear at conferences.
March 25, 2011

After Ben Barres delivered a lecture at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, another scientist was overheard making a telling remark.

"Ben Barres gave a great talk today,” the scientist reportedly said, as Barres related the story to the journal Nature in 2006. “His work is much better than his sister's."

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