Events at Yale University explore the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.’s search for justice

Events at Yale University explore the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.’s search for justice

This week the Yale community celebrates the work and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. at a fully virtual set of events, including a conversation about the role of race, place, and spirituality in achieving environmental justice; poetic storytelling; Dance show and talk to young people about mental health in families of color. Events kicked … Read more

The stumbling blocks of a university in Qatar revive questions about foreign universities

The stumbling blocks of a university in Qatar revive questions about foreign universities

Just before Thanksgiving, Texas A&M University professors at Qatar received an email that was unexpected and troubling. The letter, from the campus dean, provided for a comprehensive reorganization of the liberal arts and sciences programs, merging them into a single unit focused on teaching the core curriculum. Professors’ contracts in these areas will be replaced … Read more