How can colleges talk about coronavirus deaths on campus?

Andrew Koricich received an email last week that caught him off guard. A student at the university where he teaches, Appalachian State, in North Carolina, had died from coronavirus-related complications, the message read.  Scanning the statement, however, the words from Sheri Everts, the institution’s chancellor, made him angry. It urged the campus to honor the […]

UNC expands system president’s power to pick campus leaders

Dive Brief: The University of North Carolina’s governing board voted Thursday to expand the powers of the system’s president in selecting chancellors for its 17 campuses, a change many faculty members oppose and say erodes institutional autonomy. ...

ACS International Schools opens revamped Doha campus

The campus in Al Kheesa, Qatar, accommodates almost 2,500 students aged three to 18 and features “state-of-the-art” sports facilities, science laboratories, libraries and purpose-designed art and performance arts studios. “The new ACS Doha campus embodies the spirit...