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Growing Number of Colleges Face Federal Investigations for Antisemitism

Within recent weeks, several more colleges and universities have come under investigation by the U.S. Department of Education for potential violations of Title VI...

Protecting Students From Antisemitism and Islamophobia

Political leaders, organizations, and campus communities are calling on college and university officials to assess and find ways to improve the campus climate and...

A Review of Title VI Policy and Potential Consequences

Recent concerns have emerged regarding how colleges’ responses to anti-Jewish and anti-Arab incidents on campus can impact their eligibility for federal funding. Swift and productive...

House Panel Launches Investigation into Harvard, Penn, MIT

The House Education and Workforce Committee announced Thursday that it will formally investigate Harvard University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and the University...

Lawmakers Question College Presidents on Antisemitism Response

The presidents of Harvard University, the University of Pennsylvania (Penn), and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) testified Tuesday in front of the Republican-led...

University of California Invests $7 Million to Combat Antisemitism, Islamophobia

The University of California (UC) has announced it is investing $7 million to combat acts of bigotry, intolerance, and intimidation, particularly Islamophobia and antisemitism,...

University of Tampa Under Investigation for Alleged Discrimination

The U.S. Department of Education is currently investigating the University of Tampa, making it the seventh higher education institution to undergo scrutiny for alleged...

Education Department Launches Probes into Antisemitism, Islamophobia at Six Colleges

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has launched investigations into alleged incidents of antisemitism and Islamophobia at seven U.S. educational...

Education Department Releases Resources to Combat Antisemitism, Islamophobia

The U.S. Department of Education announced this week that it will launch a series of tools and resources to combat harassment and discrimination based...

Federal Funds on the Line for Colleges That Fail to Address...

Educational institutions across the U.S. are being called upon to address the growing prevalence of antisemitism and Islamophobia on their campuses amid the conflict...

Hamline University President to Retire Following Islamophobia Controversy

On Monday, Hamline University President Fayneese Miller revealed her intention to retire following controversy surrounding Islamic artwork that brought attention to the school earlier...

Leaders Condemn New Zealand Mosque Attacks as Anti-Islam Terrorism

The prime minister of New Zealand called an attack on two mosques Friday in Christchurch “an extraordinary act of unprecedented violence,” saying many of...