February 2, 2023
UNC Board of Trustees vote unanimously to establish the School of Civic Life and Leadership.
July 16, 2018
Jamie Kirchick collects Yale alumni signatures in his campaign to join the Yale Board of Trustees.
June 27, 2017
Peter Wood and Rachelle Peterson ask the SUNY Board of Trustees to investigate the Confucius Institutes in their system.
July 2, 2015
The fossil fuel divestment fad indulges fantasy rather than grappling with economic realities.
November 26, 2014
Harvard students sue to divest from fossil fuels.
March 11, 2014
The divestment movement suffers a devastating defeat at Hamilton College.
June 25, 2013
In a new series of correspondence about the California Association of Scholars' report A Crisis of Competence, the University of California Regents appear less than transparent.
August 29, 2012
John Ellis writes about the controversy at UCLA in which a professor included a link, "Boycotting Israel," on his class website.
August 22, 2012
Most college and university trustees are generally kept in the dark; they need independence to get the right information.
July 17, 2012
NAS Board member Richard Vedder suggests some necessary reforms in university governance in light of the Penn State scandal.