Higher Education
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Wheaton, Hawkins profess no hard feelings

Higher Education | College to name scholarship for the departing political science professor it once wanted to fire
by Leigh Jones
Posted 2/10/16, 05:40 pm

As part of reconciliation efforts with one of its former professors, Wheaton College will create an endowed scholarship for summer interns working on peace and conflict projects.

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Wheaton, Larycia Hawkins agree to part ways

Higher Education | Surprise announcement comes just days before the professor was set to go before a faculty council
by Leigh Jones
Posted 2/06/16, 10:35 pm

Wheaton College and Larycia Hawkins, the political science professor who started a furor over theology and academic freedom after declaring on social media that Christians and Muslims serve the same God, announced tonight they are amicably parting ways.

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A hit list of Christian colleges?

Higher Education | Department of Education grants LGBT lobby’s request to publish Title IX waiver recipients
by J.C. Derrick
Posted 1/25/16, 04:10 pm

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Department of Education has agreed to create a searchable database to publicize which Christian colleges and universities have applied for exemptions from a 44-year-old gender-equality law.

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