Oxford University constituent college bans Christian group

FBN’s Stuart Varney on a Christian group at a constituent college of Oxford University banning Christians from addressing incoming students......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 12th, 2017

Oxford university drops Suu Kyi from common room name

Suu Kyi has gone against very principles and ideals she had once righteously promoted: College resolution.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard4 hr. 31 min. ago

Rohingya crisis: Suu Kyi"s portrait removed from display at Oxford College

Suu Kyi had held her 67th birthday party at the college where she studied politics, philosophy and economics and was celebrated with an honorary doctorate from Oxford University in 2012.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 30th, 2017

What Merck, Airbnb and GoDaddy Understand About Charlottesville

White supremacists aren't cartoon villains. They're us. Now what? It ostensibly started with the menacing image of angry men in polo shirts and tiki torches surrounding an unarmed group of University of Virginia college students carrying handmade si.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 14th, 2017

This Dayton-area college has more than 500 open jobs

Miami University has a slew of open positions. The Oxford-based school has recently posted online job listings for 550 positions, according to new data from the state of Ohio. The report examines open job postings between May 14 and June 13. With 5.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2017

​UCF seeks consulting firm for college research consortium

The University of Central Florida is seeking consulting services for the Florida Consortium of Metropolitan Research Universities. In addition to UCF, members of the group include the Florida International University and the University of South F.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2017

Prof. Matthew Reynolds: “The World of Translation” | Talks at Google

Published on Mar 31, 2017 In this talk, we are joined by Prof. Matthew Reynolds, professor of English and Comparative Criticism, Tutorial Fellow at St. Anne’s College at the University of Oxford, and author of Oxford Universit.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 12th, 2017

Iowa State Snowflakes Upset Over Prisoner Wage Rates; It"s "Modern Day Slavery"

Authored by The College Fix, On Friday about 40 protesters at Iowa State University demonstrated against the school’s use of prison labor “to acquire furniture.” According to the Iowa State Daily, the group IS.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 10th, 2017

University of Cincinnati law dean under fire from faculty

A group of faculty at the University of Cincinnati College of Law is calling for the ouster of its new dean less than halfway into her five-year contract due to an apparent conflict of priorities. Meanwhile, UC's interim provost is drafting a six.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2017

DeVry University agrees to pay $100 million to settle FTC claims it misled students

DeVry University and its parent company, DeVry Education Group Inc., have agreed to pay $100 million to settle a Federal Trade Commission lawsuit alleging that the for-profit college misled potential students with ads about its post-graduation success rat.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesDec 15th, 2016

Liberty University Students Condemn School’s Association with Donald Trump

"Donald Trump does not represent our values and we want nothing to do with him." A group of students at Liberty University condemned Donald Trump on Wednesday, protesting the Christian university’s association with the Republican presidential no.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 13th, 2016

Mihaela van der Schaar named Man Professorship of Quantitative Finance

The University of Oxford has appointed Mihaela van der Schaar to the Man Professorship of Quantitative Finance, which is funded in perpetuity by a charitable gift of GBP3.3 million made in 2007 by the Charitable Trust of Man Group. read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekOct 12th, 2016

An evangelical college group is threatening to fire employees who support same-sex marriage

One of the biggest evangelical Christian college organizations in the country has recently told its staffers that they’ll be fired if they express support for same-sex marriage, divorce or premarital sex. The 1300 staffers of InterVarsity Christian .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 8th, 2016

Royal Academy of Engineering and Man Group establish Research Chair in Machine Learning

The Royal Academy of Engineering and Man Group have appointed a new Research Chair in Machine Learning at the University of Oxford to develop machine learning and data analysis techniques for large-scale, real-world applications, including financial model.....»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekOct 6th, 2016

DeVry University Introduces New Certificate Programs

DeVry Education Group Inc. (DV) recently added two certificate programs in website design and website development to its College of Media Arts & Technology under DeVry University. DeVry Education Group Inc. DV recently added two certificate pro.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksOct 3rd, 2016

Oxford college drops Suu Kyi from common room name

The JCR resolution by undergraduates becomes the latest move against Suu Kyi her by UK institutions to revoke honours bestowed upon her.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinessline6 hr. 16 min. ago

The 10 US colleges where everyone wants to go

Princeton University is the best college in America, according to the latest ranking from US News & World Report......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 19th, 2017

Here"s what Central Ohio"s college presidents have to say about free speech on campus

The attorney for a white supremacist who's attempting to tour U.S. colleges and universities to spread his message of hate has given Ohio State University until tomorrow to respond to his latest request. Michigan lawyer Kyle Bristow said his clien.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 19th, 2017

These high schools send the most students to U of L and UK

Most high school students who apply to college do so in the fall of their senior year — like right now. With that in mind, we asked the University of Louisville and the University of Kentucky for information about which Louisville-area high sch.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 19th, 2017

Guilford College sued over gender discrimination claims

A group of female student athletes and their former coaches have filed a lawsuit against Guilford College, alleging that the Greensboro institution has violated a federal law prohibiting discrimination in education on the basis of a person’s sex......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2017

Public Paychecks: Learn the 50 college and university employees who get paid the most

Getting ahead in the field of higher education might be literally about "playing the game." Thirty percent of the top 50 highest-paid employees at Oregon colleges and universities hail from the athletics department: two are athletic directors and 13.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2017