I worked as editor-in-chief of The Dartmouth for a year. In this position, I directly managed a leadership team of 18 editors as well as a 220-person editorial staff. I edited all editorial content, from breaking news to long-term investigative features, before publication. I planned and oversaw special features on sexual violence, Dartmouth's Greek life and campus traditions.
Leaders at the state's schools are trying to determine which of their students were directly affected by Trump's order, but urged all students who are citizens of the seven countries to remain inside the U.S. as interpretations of the order continued to shift.
Many college leaders, faculty and students feared it would cause gun violence and intimidation, especially in the classroom. But universities across the state have seen nothing of the kind. Six months under the law, there have been reports of only three firearm discharges on Texas public college campuses. One had a connection to the new campus carry law.
Few guidelines regulate tree removal in New York. Operators that do not pay workers' compensation insurance can offer low prices to customers, who may not know if corners are cut, longtime owners of area tree removal companies and industry safety experts said in interviews after a 23-year-old man died on his first day on the job.
Hundreds of Confederate battle flags were waving in a Stone Mountain, Ga., parking lot on Saturday, at a rally in support of the controversial symbol. The event was the latest moment of unity for battle-flag supporters during a summer when elected officials, companies and university leaders have denounced the symbol.
Some of the projects have experienced rocky starts, jeopardizing longer-term expansion plans. Critics say that links to economic development are overstated, and that buses are less expensive and can move faster.
The university says the fraud appears to be the work of a longtime administrator in the department and its chairman, Julius E. Nyang'oro, who led African-American studies here for nearly two decades. Many of the students who were involved in the questionable classes were athletes.