The University of North Carolina, facing a federal lawsuit, defends its use of race and ethnicity in admissions.
The university urged a federal judge to reject allegations of illegal racial bias in its’ admissions process and rule in its favor without allowing the lawsuit to go to trial.
Appointed a year ago in the wake of a sexual-abuse scandal, John Engler made comments that offended the victims of disgraced former university sports medicine and USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar.
John Engler faced outrage over comments he made about women who were sexually abused by a disgraced former doctor at the university. Engler told the Detroit News editorial board last week that some victims are “enjoying” the spotlight after speaking out about abuse by Larry Nassar, the former Michigan State … Continue reading
John Engler’s resignation makes him the university’s second leader to step down under pressure in the scandal surrounding Larry Nassar, the former sports medicine doctor who is serving a prison sentence of at least 40 years.
The far-right conspiracy website founded by Alex Jones had previously been banned by Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Apple.
The liberal arts college in Massachusetts is seeking a “long-term strategic partner” but says it will not close.
The liberal arts school in Massachusetts wants a “long-term partner” but says it won’t close.
The decision by Carol Folt drew praise from some students and activists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and angered the statewide panel that oversees the state’s public universities.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s chancellor, Carol Folt, announced Monday that she would resign at the end of the academic year.