10 octobre 2017

Is a Gun the Only Option?

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. After fatal shooting of a student, experts question why Georgia Tech doesn’t arm its officers with stun guns. More...

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Campus Roiled After Fatal Shooting

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. After a Georgia Tech officer fatally shot a student Saturday, the campus has erupted over law enforcement’s handling of the situation, with at least three arrested and a police cruiser set ablaze. More...

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A Cheating Coach

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. The former head men’s basketball coach at the University of the Pacific gave athletic prospects the answers to course work and tried to persuade multiple people to lie during a National Collegiate Athletic Association investigation into the alleged violations, the association announced today. More...

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A September of Racist Incidents

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Assaults and race-related posters and graffiti afflict college campuses across the U.S., inflaming students as the academic year begins. More...

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Rutgers Escapes Relatively Unscathed

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. University receives relatively mild punishment from NCAA,  even though the former head football coach pressured faculty member to raise a player's grade and didn't act when players tested positive for drugs. More...

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Court Finds Due Process Denied in Sex Assault Case

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Federal panel blocks suspension of University of Cincinnati graduate student, saying institution did not respect his constitutional rights after he was accused of sexual assault. More...

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Sleek, New and Just for Engineering Students

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Engineering students at Arizona State University need not leave their slick new dormitory on the college’s Tempe campus for some of their classes. More...

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Black Eye for College Basketball

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Bribery and corruption charges against four coaches and high-level executives underscore -- again -- the big money and the influence of corporations in recruiting, and may be another external blow to college sports. More...

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Wheaton Gives Community Service to Players Facing Felony Charges

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Wheaton College, in Illinois, punished five football players by assigning them to write essays and complete community service for their role in a 2016 hazing episode. They also now face felony charges. More...

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The challenge of change: advice from Keynes

The challenge of change: advice from Keynes
Harvey P. Weingarten, Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario, 2016/08/25
It is inevitable, I think, that proponents of 'quality' in education will call for an end to the mandate to provide access to all, instead focusing on 'higher quality' for a few. More...

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