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Colleges Rarely Apologize For Mishandling Rape Cases, And Survivors Are Sick Of It

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 08.08.2016 | College

On Monday morning, activist Wagatwe Wanjuki lit a Tufts University sweatshirt on fire, and broadcast it on Facebook Live. She did so in protest, calli...

University Of New Mexico Often Mishandled Sexual Violence Cases, DOJ Finds

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.02.2017 | Politics

The University of New Mexico failed to comply with federal law in handling sexual assault and harassment cases, a U.S. Department of Justice investiga...

Right Next Door: Alana Jane Nichols, Paralympic Five-Time Dual-Sport Medalist

Ian Spanier | Posted 03.16.2016 | Los Angeles
Ian Spanier

Elite athletes do the seemingly impossible all the time: make one-handed catches, drain distant three-pointers, hit game-winning home runs with two ou...

University Of New Mexico Football Star Markel Byrd Killed In Car Crash

AP | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 01.03.2017 | Sports

Rest in peace, Markel. #GoLobos #Lobo4Life— New Mexico Lobos (@UNMLOBOS) December 23, 2015 ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Unive...

Is Happiness Really All That You Need?

The Huffington Post | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 12.08.2015 | Religion

At New Mexico State University, philosophy professor Mark Walker has spent three years pushing juniors and seniors to ask two seemingly straightforwar...

UNM Apologizes After Conservative Backlash Over Sex Week

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.03.2014 | College

The University of New Mexico apologized Wednesday for some of its campus "Sex Week" events after outcry from conservative students that allowing free ...

Excess Drinking, Being Sprayed With Urine Allegedly Part Of Women's Soccer Team Hazing

Reuters | Posted 10.20.2014 | College

By Joseph Kolb ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Aug 19 (Reuters) - The University of New Mexico has launched an investigation into reports of a hazi...

New Mexico Governor Urges Calm After VIolent Protests

Reuters | Posted 05.31.2014 | Politics

(Recasts with governor urging calm, details on protests) By Joseph Kolb ALBUQUERQUE, March 31 (Reuters) - New Mexico's g...

Brian Urlacher on Retirement, Bears Fallout, Jay Cutler and His Tattoo Snafu

Graham Bensinger | Posted 11.13.2013 | Sports
Graham Bensinger

Urlacher played his entire NFL career for the Chicago Bears until negotiations for a new contract failed at the end of the 2012 season. This prompted him to announce his retirement in May of 2013.

Fat-Shaming Professor Keeps His Job, For Now

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.28.2013 | College

Geoffrey F. Miller will keep his job as a visiting professor at New York University through the summer, the Manhattan-based school told Bloomberg Busi...

Two Universities Investigating Fat-Shaming Professor

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.11.2013 | College

New York University and the University of New Mexico both plan to investigate professor Geoffrey F. Miller and his fat-shaming tweet, the Chronicle of...

Were Prof's 'Companions' Prostitutes?

Posted 05.22.2013 | College

F. Chris Garcia, a former interim president of the University of New Mexico and a longtime professor there, is the subject of a public hearing before ...

University of New Mexico Employee Accused Of Killing Ducks By Campus Duck Pond

The Huffington Post | Alyssa Creamer | Posted 07.26.2012 | College

The University of New Mexico at Albuquerque is calling a fowl foul after a woman claims she saw a school employee monitoring the campus pond smash duc...

WATCH: 'Rampant Discrimination' At University Of New Mexico | Posted 11.23.2011 | Black Voices

Black faculty, students and employees at the University of New Mexico are speaking out about alleged unfair treatment some say has been going on for y...

SHOCKING Professor Sex Scandals

Posted 08.20.2011 | College

Ideally, professors are supposed to be shaping the minds of our youth. Sometimes however, a professor's duty as a teacher can be compromised by their ...

Student Newspaper Apologizes For Racially Insensitive Cartoon

Posted 07.05.2011 | College

The editor of the University of New Mexico's student paper has apologized for a cartoon printed in the publication's Wednesday issue that was deemed r...

University Of New Mexico Grapples With Professor-Dominatrix Scandal

The Chronicle of Higher Education | Eric Kelderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

In some ways, working as a phone-sex dominatrix is a lot simpler than being on a college faculty. Your relationship with others is clearly defined, no...

Living Wage Law Would Create Benefits for Business, City's Economy

John Petro | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
John Petro

The principle behind the living wage bill is simple: the city should only use taxpayer dollars to create high-quality jobs. Subsidizing the creation of poverty-level jobs makes little economic or fiscal sense.

Is Elizabeth Lambert a Victim?

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dr. Jim Taylor

Is she a perpetrator of shameful behavior? Absolutely. But she is also a victim of a media that thrives -- dare I say, survives -- on such lurid episodes.