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An internal investigation has revealed why the $8.8 million Purdue University study was abruptly terminated earlier this year. 

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An open letter from hundreds of faculty members in the U.S. and abroad declares they won’t encourage students to pursue education or careers there.

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Investigations into cases of wrongdoing by professors are increasingly in the public eye. But are colleges and universities doing enough to deal with the problem?

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New Dean of USC Medical School Fired

By | October 6, 2017

Rohit Varma’s termination, following the recent resignation of his predecessor over misbehavior, came as the Los Angeles Times prepared to report on a 2003 sexual harassment case.

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Speaking of Science

By | April 1, 2016

April 2016's selection of notable quotes

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Student Fights Harassment with Wikipedia

By | March 10, 2016

Every time Emily Temple-Wood receives an inappropriate email, she writes a Wikipedia entry about a woman scientist.

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NSF Calls for Harassment Prevention

By | January 27, 2016

The National Science Foundation reiterates its commitment “to eradicate gender-based discrimination in science” with a statement geared toward the institutions it funds.

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Speaking of Science

By | July 1, 2015

July 2015's selection of notable quotes

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Speaking of Science

By | December 1, 2013

December 2013's selection of notable quotes

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