Black Harvard alumnae demand DEI pledge for hiring and admissions

A group of black Harvard alumnae is demanding the school commit itself to diversity, equity, and…

Jewish college students in the U.S. face antisemitism, little help from officials

(The Center Square) – The rise of pro-Palestinian protests on U.S. university campuses often feature protesters…

Republicans ‘sympathetic but cautious’ of Shapiro’s higher ed plan

(The Center Square) — Gov. Josh Shapiro’s proposal to shake up Pennsylvania’s higher education system has…

Bill Ackman backs ‘fresh blood’ for Harvard governing board

Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman is wading further into the conversation about Harvard University‘s governance, backing…

Rumored Biden successor tries to fix his state’s poor record on higher education

Gov. Josh Shapiro (D-PA) is introducing a four-point plan in his 2024-25 budget proposal next month…

Whitmer enlists ‘Prof Potato’ to rally internet buzz on higher education policy

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D-MI) shared a video with a cameo from the viral “Prof Potato” star…

Major donor strips funding over Cornell DEI, calls on president to resign

One of the largest donors to Cornell University is pulling his funding to the school and…

Harvard teaching hospital to retract top research papers after data falsification investigation

The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, an affiliate of the Harvard Medical School, will retract or correct dozens…

Hillary Clinton criticized by Columbia University students for lackluster class

A Columbia University student criticized former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s “decision-making” class for lacking depth…

DeSantis orders Florida higher education to waive requirements for Jewish transfer students

Gov. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) has directed Florida higher education institutions to make it easier for Jewish…

House Republicans advance bill to protect rights of pregnant students on campus

House Republicans are moving forward with a bill Wednesday morning aimed at advancing the rights of…

MIT facing pressure as sights set on university president

Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman added fuel to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology fire this week, targeting the prestigious…

Higher education policy shouldn’t punish big families

Our nation’s higher education system is in need of fundamental reform. It has lost the faith…