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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.

  • Jan 17, 2019

The university's Board of Trustees plans to vote Thursday on whether to terminate interim president John Engler if he does not resign.

  • Jan 16, 2019

As United Methodist Church leaders debate policy toward those who identify as LGBTQ, Methodist-affiliated universities affirmed their own values of inclusion and called on the church to do the same.

  • Jan 16, 2019

The day after University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's chancellor, Carol Folt, announced she had authorized the removal of the remnants of a Confederate monument on campus and would step down at the end of the academic year, the state's board of governors voted to accept her resignation effective January 31.

  • Jan 15, 2019

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.

  • Jan 15, 2019

A first-year student died at the University of California at Irvine. University and national fraternity officials have suspended the local chapter of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity pending an investigation into the death.

  • Jan 14, 2019

Michigan State University's interim president, John Engler, faces backlash after saying some victims of sexual abuse are enjoying the attention they're getting.

  • Jan 14, 2019

Washington and Lee University failed to provide adequate care to a student in acute mental distress, according to a lawsuit.

  • Jan 9, 2019

As Congress takes up anti-lynching legislation decades after the first efforts to make it a federal crime, students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are wearing nooses to protest the Confederate monument on campus known as Silent Sam.

  • Dec 29, 2018

In a letter to his priests, Washington's Catholic archbishop, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, acknowledged demands for new leadership and called for six weeks of healing and prayer.

  • Sep 8, 2018
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