Boston University (BU) is now allowing students to modify their names and pronouns in the school system. Read more
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After widespread criticism of campus police departments and calls for reform, colleges and universities are supplementing departments with mental health counselors. Read more
Calling all Taylor Swift fans: Your wildest dreams are about to come true. The University of Texas at Austin is offering a class on Taylor Swift this August, and we hope there’s still a blank space on the roster. Read more
A University of Arizona student was reported to administration for attempting to get her friends to guess the word “cotton” during an online drawing game, according to the school’s bias response team reports Read more
"Observing Whiteness in Introductory Physics: A Case Study" was published last month in Physical Review Physics Education Research. The study observed three students as they worked to solve a physics problem and analyzed how "whiteness" is present in academia. Read more
Study that used MRI scans to measure neural change in students bills itself as offering path for neuroscience to aid curriculum development Read more
A nonbinary student failed to win acceptance into a University of Alabama sorority. Experts say Greek life has made progress on LGBTQ+ inclusion, but membership selection remains fraught. Read more
The Alabama Department of Education (ADE) may require seniors to prove they are ready for a job or college before graduating. Read more
More students are choosing to study computing at GCSE level than PE for the first time since the technology-based subject was introduced. Read more
The University of California San Francisco School of Medicine expects its educators and clinicians to work to dismantle racist systems and create an inclusive environment, as well as to frame medical education through an anti-racist lens that focuses on the role of institutional and structural racism in medicine and healthcare. Read more