A top Canadian art and design university has promised to give hiring priority to “racialized and Indigenous persons” in the search for multiple tenure and tenure-track positions, including five opportunities exclusively open to people of indigenous backgrounds.
The University of California-Irvine (UCI) has softened the sanctions it levied against a student club with a history of disrupting on-campus events, after the group appealed its punishment for derailing a program last semester.
Over 150 Jewish studies scholars have signed a statement condemning President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, saying it “adds insult to ongoing injury” committed against Palestinians.
Protests over the weekend in the United States and Canada, conducted in response to President Donald Trump’s recognition Wednesday of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, were marked by at least one assault of a Zionist counter-protester, calls for organized violence against Jews, and the stealing and burning of Israeli flags.
The University of Maryland (UMD) College of Education (COE) undergraduate elementary education program may be producing graduates unprepared for the classroom, as a rudderless redesign of the literacy program to improve diversity training has dragged on for years, sowing confusion among students and lecturers, according to documents obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.
Middle East studies faculty at Georgetown University are “the most intolerant, ideological, anti-Israel, and pro-Islamist in the United States,” charged a new report by an academic watchdog, published Tuesday.
Student activists around the country are planning protests of President Donald Trump’s expected announcement later Wednesday recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and expressing his intention to relocate the U.S. embassy to the city.
Columbia University student protesters inveighed against the school’s policies protecting freedom of expression in a new video on the campus community’s views on free speech produced by the student newspaper.
A non-profit Muslim organization based in Canada has promised to adjust its recruitment policies following the resurfacing of social media posts by a former student volunteer that included a prayer for God to “ruin the homes of the Jew.”
A libertarian student group has sued the University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley) for refusing to grant it official club status, alleging political discrimination.