UB op-ed: Counseling centers help students with mental health disorders graduate
An increasing number of college presidents view mental health as the No. 1 challenge in higher education—more important than accessibility and affordability. The good news is that counseling centers are helping students with mental health disorders persist to graduation.
UB op-ed: Consent 101: Time to consider a required course on sexual misconduct prevention
As a digest of Antioch College’s Sexual Offense Prevention Policy, “Consent 101” underscores the necessity of asking and giving assent to all levels of sexual behavior. Agreement cannot be conveyed through silence or body language, and that consent is neither negotiable nor optional.
UB op-ed: Remodel, restore or raze? Evaluating midcentury campus buildings
As these buildings enter their fifth decade of service, school administrators and facility planners are facing a critical decision about what to do with them. New thinking about their promise and potential is beginning to take hold.