Education

Catholic university names first lay leader in its history

Dec 13, 2017

The new president of John Carroll University will be its first lay leader in the 131-year history of the private, Catholic school near Cleveland

College coaches' salaries increase despite threat of new tax

Dec 13, 2017

Threat of new tax hasn't stopped universities from paying top dollar for football coaches

Strong reactions to upcoming white nationalist college stop

Dec 13, 2017

The decision to allow white nationalist Richard Spencer to speak at the University of Cincinnati is generating strong reactions from the school community

Labor panel rules against Harvard in student union dispute

Dec 13, 2017

A federal panel has rejected Harvard University's attempt to prevent a new election that would decide if graduate students will form a union, paving the way for a new vote

University of Oklahoma regent ignites outrage, protest

Dec 12, 2017

Embattled University of Oklahoma Regent Kirk Humphreys said Tuesday that he has no plans to step down from his post despite calls for his resignation after comments he made comparing gay people to pedophiles

2 females accuse 'safe ride' taxi driver of sex assault

Dec 12, 2017

Police say the driver who ran the "Sherman's Safe Ride" taxi service for students at Ohio's Miami University students is accused of sexually assaulting two female students in his vehicle

Mom who posted video of bullied son denies being racist

Dec 12, 2017

A Tennessee woman who posted video of her tearful son recounting being bullied at school appears on national media outlets to deflect accusations of racism

When just saying 'I'm from Newtown' can be a cross to bear

Dec 12, 2017

Newtown residents wrestle what it means to be from a place whose name is synonymous with tragedy

$110M lawsuit claims high school ignored MS-13 threats

Dec 12, 2017

A $110 million lawsuit claims a Long Island high school ignored warnings that MS-13 members were threatening a student who was later found beaten to death

The Latest: Regent regrets equating gay people, pedophiles

Dec 12, 2017

University of Oklahoma Regent Kirk Humphreys now disavows a statement made on a television panel comparing homosexuality with pedophilia