Northeastern University recently paid the city of Boston $886,000 to help cover the costs of municipal services, but that was far less than the $2.5 million the city requested.
Boston University withdrew its recognition of the Kappa Sigma fraternity, following its use of misogynist videos and photos to promote a party.
Each of the final four candidates will be in Boston this week for public interviews with various stakeholders, such as parents, students, teachers, school leaders and community partners.
As students return to classrooms on Monday, some districts may consider asking state education officials for a waiver from the state’s requirement of a 180-day school year.
The school’s temporary guest policy was adopted in an effort to avoid a repeat of last year’s rowdy off-campus St. Patrick’s Day-themed celebrations, which resulted in more than 70 arrests.
Wednesday’s announcement comes on the heels of the university’s decision last week to bar students from Iran in a move that officials said aligned school policy with U.S. sanctions against Iran.
Advocates for the deaf sued Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Thursday, saying the universities failed to provide closed captioning for online courses, podcasts and other educational programs.
Students asking that Harvard University divest its endowment from fossil fuels have taken over the offices of President Drew Faust.