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The nine plaintiffs allege the university’s actions put women at risk.


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.


A cardiovascular surgeon’s research was rejected for publication because it referenced evolutionary theory, Turkish outlets report, while the university at the center of the tumult claims the story is false. 


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New Scripps Research Institute Leadership

By Jef Akst | September 20, 2015

The nonprofit institution names a new CEO and president.


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Scripps’s President Steps Down

By Kerry Grens | July 23, 2014

Following widespread disapproval among faculty members, Scripps’s Michael Marletta resigns his post.

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Best Places to Work Academia, 2012

By The Scientist Staff | August 1, 2012

On the 10th anniversary of The Scientist’s survey of life science academics, institutions are contending with tighter budgets and larger administrative staffs, while working to sustain and inspire their researchers.


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Playing Fair with Industry

By Sabrina Richards | June 13, 2012

The American Association of University Professors releases recommendations for maintaining academic freedom while collaborating with industry.

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