A practicing Mormon, Ruthie Robertson said she was given the chance to remove the post, but she stood by her beliefs, which she said she had never expressed in the classroom.
The office of the provost paid her spouse more than $114,000. The university acted after an investigation cited the provost for five breaches of the code of conduct.
After Nick Lutz graded his former girlfriend’s letter of apology with a red pen and posted it on Twitter, it was retweeted more than 100,000 times. He says the university told him he had violated rules of conduct on disruption and cyberbullying.
The Chronicle is seeking suggestions for our annual feature on people trying to solve big problems facing campuses with the help of technology.
The technology has powerful implications in distance learning. At the University of Maryland, researchers are using it in projects involving health care, public safety, and education.
Jason B. Jones looks at Seeing AI, a new iOS app from Microsoft that turns the phone's camera into an assistive viewing device.