Football Favoritism at F.S.U.: The Price One Teacher Paid

As its team marched toward a national title, Florida State investigated charges of academic favoritism for top players. The teacher who reported the favoritism lost her job.

Judge Drops Rape Case Against U.S.C. Student, Citing Video Evidence

By HANNAH ALANI August 5, 2017 In the early hours of April 1, neither student at the University of Southern California knew what the other had had to drink. An Uber was called, and the male student was seen on video following the female student into her...

He Called the School Board Racist. Now, He’s Joined It.

By JOHN ELIGON July 24, 2017 DECATUR, Ill. — Back when he was a member of a notorious street gang, Courtney Carson was as loyal as they come. When he heard that a confidant had flipped from the Black Stones to the rival Gangster Disciples, he rounded...

Harvard Panel Suggests Ending a Tradition: Exclusive Clubs

By JESS BIDGOOD July 12, 2017 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Harvard University’s social scene may be in for a dramatic change. A committee of faculty and staff members and students has suggested that numerous exclusive social clubs — including the...