In Other Ivory Towers

In Other Ivory Towers is the Record’s look at colleges and universities outside the Purple Bubble. 

Colorado State University-Pueblo offers cannabis major

Colorado State University-Pueblo will be offering a four-year bachelor of science in cannabis biology and chemistry (CBC) beginning next fall, the Colorado Department of Higher Education announced in a Facebook post on Feb. 7. 

CSU-Pueblo is one of the first institutions in the nation to have a cannabis-related major.

In Other Ivory Towers: Universities protest ICE

In Other Ivory Towers is the Record’s look at colleges and universities outside the Purple Bubble. In the past several weeks, two universities have weathered controversy over interactions with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). 

Harvard University

The Harvard Crimson, Harvard’s daily student newspaper, is facing criticism over its decision to request comment from ICE for a Sept.

In Other Ivory Towers: DOE investigates UNC, Duke Program

The U.S. Department of Education has ordered Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) to make changes to their jointly-run Middle East studies program, due in part to the program’s alleged bias in favor of Islam and against other religions. In an Aug.