Bill on track to remove University of South Carolina trustees

Legislation to fire seven members of the University of South Carolina’s Board of Trustees is being fast-tracked through the South Carolina House of Representatives.

UMBC taps Duke Dean Valerie Sheares Ashby as next president

alerie Sheares Ashby, one of Duke University’s most prolific academic leaders and fundraisers, has been selected as the next president of the University of Maryland Baltimore County, leaders from the University System of Maryland yesterday announced.