Federal courts decline to block DeVos rule on campus sexual violence

Dive Brief: Federal judges in Washington, D.C., and New York have declined to block Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ new regulation governing how colleges must investigate and punish campus sexual misconduct.  The more significant of the two cases is a lawsuit that 18 Democratic attorneys general filed in the D.C. court. They argue the new Title IX […]

Higher ed group offers ideas for supporting contingent faculty

Dive Brief: Support for non-tenure-track faculty members continues to be a concern amid pandemic-related cutbacks and pushback over how some campuses plan to reopen. A faculty industry group this week put out a list of principles and recommendations for institutions...

FCTA warns public schools against non-compliance

By Omeiza Ajayi – Abuja The Federal Capital Territory Administration FCTA has warned principals of government-owned secondary schools in the territory against non-compliance with Covid-19 safety guidelines. Chairman, FCTA Ministerial Enforcement Taskforce on Covid-19...

UNILAG crisis: ASUU kicks, as governing council sacks VC

…I remain UNILAG VC — Ogundipe …Senate rep alleges foul play …What the UNILAG Act 1962 says By Adesina Wahab, Joseph Erunke, Elizabeth Osayande & Mary Obaebor THE lingering face-off between the Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, Prof. Toyin Ogundipe and the...

Council appoints Prof Soyombo UNILAG’s acting VC

By Adesina Wahab The Governing Council of the University of Lagos on Thursday appointed Prof Theophilus Soyombo as the Acting Vice Chancellor of the institution. A statement by the Registrar/Secretary to the Council, Oladejo Azeez, said the Council made the...