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When Is a President Accountable for What She Didn’t Know?

The question is often “What did a president know, and when did she know it?” But in complex sexual misconduct cases that involve institutional failures, at what point does that stop mattering? Under fire, Michigan State president resigns.

Degree algorithms create ‘artificial differences’ in final grades

Students who achieve the same set of marks are being awarded widely divergent final degree scores, owing to the use of different algorithms by UK universities, an analysis reveals.

Female academics told image more important than quality of work

A development programme that aims to empower female academics has been criticised for suggesting that women’s image is more important than the quality of their work.