Many students would benefit from the on-campus libraries being open 24/7.
West Campus House Dinners Should Be Open to Everyone
One Saturday last spring, my friend and I found an open piano room in the basement of Becker House on West Campus to break away from reality for a moment. I talked, laughed, but also enjoyed the sounds of the piano I could produce. Inspired by my playing, my friend encouraged me to perform in […]
New Universities Just Joined the AAU. Here Are 3 Ways That Will Change Their Campuses.
For research universities, the prestige of being a member can help lure star faculty members. It also brings the fear of being cast out of the club.
University of California OKs top execs pay raises
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fifteen of the University of California’s highest-paid executives are getting a 3 percent raise to keep pace with the cost of living and help the system hold onto its top talent, the university’s governing board decided Thursday.
More than 25,000 University of California employees prepare to strike Nov. 13
The union claims UC has worked to secretly expand outsourcing by circumventing legal disclosure and bargaining requirements, as well as the university’s own competitive bidding and minimum wage pol…
The University of California system should keep the SAT and ACT: Thomas Elias
There is ample evidence that the SAT and ACT usually serve their stated purpose: test results usually predict college performance by the test takers.
Chico State University president responds to security concerns on campus
CHICO — Chico State University President Gayle Hutchinson had a supportive message on Wednesday for students, faculty and staff following security concerns earlier in the week on campus.There was c…
Why Did Yeshiva University Ban Me From Campus?
In any event, what could have been resolved in a meaningful dialogue, either before or after the event took place, was resolved in a disrespectful manner that not only stifled my freedom of speech but that of the students who participated and wished to host me.
Commentary: Public university students should have on-campus access to the 'abortion pill'
When Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed the bill last year that would have provided California's public university students access to medication abortion - widely known as the "abortion pill" - at
If the University of California drops the SAT, what would take its place?
From within and without, the University of California is under pressure to stop requiring the high stakes test in admissions. Here’s what could happen next.
Binghamton University student gets 20 years for campus murder
A Binghamton University student from Long Island was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison Tuesday in the fatal stabbing of another student. Judge Kevin Dooley handed down the sentence to 20-year…
University of Tennessee must boldly confront racism and bigotry on campus
University of Tennessee’s diversity efforts are headed in the right direction because they are aligned with the efforts to combat discrimination.
Apple to hire 20,000, open new campus and pay $38 billion tax bill on overseas profits
Iconic iPhone maker builds much of its products overseas.
'Three campuses, one university:' Here's what the UWO merger means for you
University of Wisconsin campuses in Oshkosh, Fond du Lac and the Fox Valley are now one university. What does that mean for students?
Long before college admissions scandal, universities saw signs of fraud on campus
By Richard Winton, Los Angeles Times More than a year before the college admissions scandal investigation began, Georgetown University “discovered irregularities” in the athletic credentials of two tennis recruits, initiated a secret investigation and eventually forced coach Gordon Ernst to resign,
Tips For Successful Campus Activism
With protests effecting change at colleges and universities across the country, many students are looking to follow the example and bring awareness to causes of their own. Here are The Onion’s tips for successful campus activism:
Tips to stay safe on campus
Major crime is a rarity, with burglary and theft being the two most common crimes on campus, according to Susan McCallister, associate director of public safety information and education for the University.
How free should speech on campus be?
As we pass the anniversary of Charlottesville, and with classes about to resume, three university presidents weigh in.
UC vs. UT: Why have spending and tuition grown so much faster at the University of California?
A Bay Area News Group analysis found overall spending at the Golden State’s coveted university system grew significantly faster than it did in Texas over the last decade, even though their st…
More than 100 to be tested for TB at University of Washington
A person was diagnosed with active tuberculosis on campus.