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Discretionary discipline

Last month, the women’s track and field coach Bev Kearney was forced out of her 20-year-long job at the University of Texas at Austin, two months after she admitted to having had a relationship with an athlete on her team in 2002.

Taking on the Newman Society

Any Roman Catholic college whose students have performed The Vagina Monologues, or whose administrators have invited a speaker in favor of abortion rights to campus, is familiar with the Cardinal Newman Society.

German education minister stripped of PhD

One of the closest confidantes of Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, was fighting for her political survival on Wednesday after a committee of university professors stripped her of her title of doctor of philosophy. Annette Schavan, minister for