UNT Leader Joins Ex-Nevada Gov. Sandoval As UNR President FinalistsExperienced leaders at universities in Arizona, Texas and Ohio have joined ex-Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval as the four finalists in the search for the next president of the University of Nevada, Reno.
SMU Raises Coronavirus Risk Level From 'Moderate' To 'High'"Even with the current number of cases, we have a manageable situation and will continue in-person operations," the university said in a letter to the SMU community.
What Will College Campuses In Texas Look Like In COVID Times?While public schools are still grappling with if and when to offer face- to-face instruction, colleges and universities in Texas are moving forward with plans to welcome students back.
Coronavirus In Texas: Several Colleges Issue Prorated Refunds For Room And BoardSeveral public and private institutions in Texas are issuing prorated refunds for room and board expenses.
University In Texas Offering Free Tuition For Students With Family Income Lower Than $65KThe University of Houston is joining other institutes of higher learning in the state and will now waive tuition and mandatory fees for students with family incomes of $65,000 or less.
Former UT Arlington President Wendell Nedderman Passes Away At 97"His impact on our campus and on higher education in North Texas, and for that matter across our State, cannot be overstated," said current UTA President Vistasp Karbhari.
UNT Investigating Student's Disturbing Video Of Dogs Attacking Helpless RaccoonThe University of North Texas said it’s carefully investigating a video posted by a student, showing dogs attacking a raccoon.
U.S. University's 44th List Of Words It Would Like To BanishA university in Michigan has come out with its 44th annual list of words nominated for banishment.
DeVos Rules Would Cut Estimated $13B In Student Loan Relief Students who are defrauded by their schools would have a harder time getting their federal loans erased under new rules proposed by the Trump administration Wednesday.
Thousands Want SAT Rescored After Lower-Than-Normal ResultsThousands of students and parents in North Texas and across the country are demanding a rescore of the June SAT, saying the company that gave the test scored them unfairly.
Trump To Rescind Obama-Era Guidance On Affirmative ActionThe Trump administration is moving to rescind Obama-era guidance that encouraged schools to take a person's race into account to encourage diversity in admissions, a U.S. official said Tuesday.
Colleges See Spike In White Supremacist PropagandaA Jewish civil rights group is reporting a sharp increase in propaganda campaigns by white supremacist groups on U.S. college campuses.
Amid #MeToo, More Colleges Host Female Graduation SpeakersFor the first time in at least two decades, the majority of the nation's top colleges are featuring women as their spring commencement speakers.
Academia Faces Its Own Reckoning Over Harassment AllegationsAcademia - like Hollywood, the media and Congress - is facing its own #MeToo movement over allegations of sexual misconduct.
White Supremacist Flyers On Texas Campus For 2nd TimeTexas State University President Denise Trauth says university police found flyers promoting white supremacy on the exterior of university buildings.