University Presidents - Higher Education


Finalists Set for University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chancellor

by Associated Press | February 16, 2016
LINCOLN, Neb. ― Three finalists hoping to become the next chancellor of the University of Neb [...] Read more

Suspended University of Missouri Professor Apologizes

by Associated Press |
COLUMBIA, Mo. ― The University of Missouri assistant professor who was suspended over a video [...] Read more

Providence College Students Stage Sit-in, Cite Campus Racism

by Associated Press |
PROVIDENCE, R.I. ― Students at a Catholic college in Rhode Island are occupying the president [...] Read more

Mount St. Mary’s President Says he Won’t Resign

by Associated Press | February 15, 2016
EMMITSBURG, Md. ― The president of a Catholic college in Maryland is rejecting the faculty’ [...] Read more

Board Reprimands College President for Plagiarism

by Associated Press |
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa ― Trustees of an Iowa community college have reprimanded the school presid [...] Read more

University of Mary Washington Names Troy Paino President

by Associated Press |
FREDERICKSBURG, Va. ― The University of Mary Washington has named a new president. The Freder [...] Read more

University of New Orleans Panel Trimming List of its Presidential Finalists

by Associated Press |
NEW ORLEANS ― A University of New Orleans search committee will hold interviews Wednesday thr [...] Read more

2 Wheelock College Professors Accuse School of Anti-semitism

by Associated Press |
BOSTON ― Two Jewish professors at Wheelock College have filed federal workplace discriminatio [...] Read more

Diversity Groups Turning Up Heat at University of Chicago

by Pearl Stewart | February 10, 2016
Dozens of student organizations are demanding that the university suspend Alpha Epsilon Pi frat [...] Read more

UConn Warns Cuts Could Lead to Closing Regional Campuses

by Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press |
HARTFORD, Conn. ― The leaders of Connecticut’s public colleges and universities asked l [...] Read more

Chancellor: Cash-strapped UC Berkeley Faces Tough Decisions

by Lisa Leff, Associated Press |
BERKELEY, Calif. ― The University of California, Berkeley, is running a $150 million deficit [...] Read more

Sanders is Right: Tuition-free Education for All

by Randall Perez | February 4, 2016
His proposal would subsidize attendance to public colleges and universities so that students, a [...] Read more

Stanford Names Tessier-Lavigne as Next President

by Associated Press |
PALO ALTO, Calif. ― Stanford University’s governing board has named a neuroscientist who le [...] Read more

Kentucky President Forms Committee to Consider Controversial Mural

by Associated Press |
LEXINGTON, Ky. ― University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto has formed a committee to dec [...] Read more

University of Missouri System Announces Diversity Spending

by Associated Press | February 3, 2016
COLUMBIA, Mo. ― The University of Missouri system has announced more than $920,000 in spendin [...] Read more