Posts tagged: Law - Diverse

Georgia Governor Questions Campus Guns Bill to NRA Backlash

by Kathleen Foody and Ryan Phillips, Associated Press | March 15, 2016
ATLANTA ― Georgia’s governor stopped short of a veto threat against a bill lifting a weapon [...] Read more

University of Missouri Unrest Reverberates at ACE

by David Pluviose |
Handling unrest among underrepresented students was a hot topic of discussion at the 98th Ameri [...] Read more

Former Yale Captain Says He’ll Sue School Over Expulsion

by Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press | March 14, 2016
HARTFORD, Conn. ― Former Yale basketball captain Jack Montague was expelled over a sexual ass [...] Read more

U.S. to Fire Monitor Overseeing Formerly For-profit Colleges

by Jeff Horwitz, Associated Press |
WASHINGTON ― The Education Department is removing a law firm hired to oversee the turnaround [...] Read more

Georgia Governor Calls for Follow-up Bills to Campus Carry

by Kathleen Foody, Associated Press |
ATLANTA ― Days after Georgia lawmakers approved a bill lifting a weapons ban on the state’s [...] Read more

Senate Votes to Confirm King to Head Education Department

by Jennifer C. Kerr, Associated Press |
WASHINGTON ― The Senate narrowly voted Monday to confirm John B. King Jr. as the nation’s e [...] Read more

Berkeley Moves to Fire Assistant Coach Over Sexual Harassment

by Lisa Leff, Associated Press |
SAN FRANCISCO ― An assistant men’s basketball coach at the University of California, Be [...] Read more

Departure of Basketball Captain Sparks Debate at Yale

by By Russell Blair and Kathleen Megan, The Hartford Courant | March 13, 2016
NEW HAVEN, Conn. ― Instead of Yale University celebrating its first appearance in the NCAA to [...] Read more

Trouble Remains Following Failed For-profit Schools’ Revival

by Jeff Horwitz, Associated Press |
WASHINGTON ― Significant problems remain at a formerly for-profit college that the Obama admi [...] Read more

Georgia Senate Set to Vote on Allowing Guns on Campuses

by Associated Press | March 10, 2016
ATLANTA ― Georgia’s state Senate is set to vote on a bill allowing licensed gun owners to c [...] Read more

UC Berkeley Law School Dean Resigns After Sexual Harassment Suit

An embattled dean of the University of California, Berkeley School of Law who was sued for sexu [...] Read more

Man Gets 2nd Plea Hearing Over Noose on Ole Miss Statue

by Jeff Amy, Associated Press |
JACKSON, Miss. ― A judge has set a second guilty plea hearing for a man federal prosecutors s [...] Read more

Alabama-Birmingham Student Accuses School of Mishandling Sex Assault Probe

by Associated Press | March 9, 2016
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. ― A University of Alabama at Birmingham student said Tuesday that she filed [...] Read more

UC Santa Cruz Fraternity Suspended after Drug Bust

by Associated Press |
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. ― A fraternity at the University of California at Santa Cruz is suspending [...] Read more

Georgia University Board OKs Sexual Misconduct Investigation Process

by Kahleen Foody, Associated Press |
ATLANTA ― People who report allegations of sexual misconduct at Georgia’s 29 public college [...] Read more