UPenn Board of Trustees Chairman resigns following university president’s exit

Minutes after President Liz McGill resigned on Saturday, the chair of the University of Pennsylvania's Board of Trustees resigned from her position. The Daily Pennsylvanian, the university's student newspaper, reported that board chairman Scott Bok said: resigned from his job It came just minutes after McGill announced his resignation on Saturday. Their resignations come after […]

Stefanik celebrates UPenn president’s resignation after targeting university heads

Rep. Elise Stefanik (R.N.Y.) on Saturday called for the firing of University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) President Liz McGill amid controversial comments about anti-Semitism on campus, followed by her resignation. celebrated. “One down. Two more to go.” Stefanik said in X, formerly Twitter. “This is just the beginning of tackling the rampant anti-Semitic corruption that has […]

University Of Pennsylvania President Elizabeth Magill Quits Amid Backlash Over Campus Anti-Semitism

74 members had called for the dismissal of the three university presidents. (File) Washington: The president of an Ivy League university resigned Saturday following intense criticism following a Congressional hearing into rising anti-Semitism on U.S. campuses. University of Pennsylvania President Elizabeth McGill has “voluntarily submitted her resignation,'' Scott Bok, chairman of the University's Board of […]

UPenn board of trustees chair resigns following university president’s departure

The University of Pennsylvania's president resigned Saturday, shortly after President Liz McGill made a similar resignation following controversial comments she made during this week's House hearings on anti-Semitism. Scott Bok, who announced McGill's resignation on Saturday, announced a few minutes later that he was also resigning, citing the scandal in the Congressional hearings. “Following today's […]

University of Pennsylvania President Liz Magill Resigns After Failure to Condemn Antisemitism

University of Pennsylvania President Liz McGill is responding to intense backlash for failing to question whether advocating the genocide of Jews is permissible on campus during a recent Congressional hearing at the Capitol. He resigned as university president. “Dear members of the Penn community,” the university began in its announcement. “I am writing to share […]

University Of Wisconsin System Rejects Proposal To Put Diversity Hiring Practices On Ice

The University of Wisconsin System (UW) Board of Regents narrowly rejected a proposal Saturday that could have halted diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) hiring practices, according to the Daily Cardinal. The proposal would restructure DEI positions at some universities into student success positions in exchange for raises for employees and $800 million in funding for […]

University of Wisconsin system reaches deal with Republicans to cut back diversity positions

Under pressure from Republican lawmakers, the University of Wisconsin on Friday froze diversity positions and discontinued its affirmative action program, aiming to make room for positions focused on conservative ideas at its flagship campus in Madison. It was announced that Conservatives have long criticized the University of Wisconsin for leaning too far to the left, […]

University of Nebraska proposes $450M stadium overhaul, multimillion-dollar academic cuts

The University of Nebraska's plan for a $450 million renovation of Memorial Stadium, home of the Cornhuskers, is drawing harsh criticism. Critics have accused the Big Ten universities, which have also proposed millions of dollars in spending cuts to the university system, of prioritizing athletics over academics. Eileen Mulvey, president of the American Association of […]