The University concluded a seven-month investigation into a student’s claim of race-based discrimination perpetrated by the former executive director of the Center for Women in Law, and found the executive director’s alleged behavior did not violate the University’s Nondiscrimination Policy.
A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit on Tuesday filed against UT for violating students’ free speech rights. The lawsuit was filed in December by Speech First, a national group that advocates for free speech on college campuses.
Last November, UT completed its switch to Workday, a cloud-based Enterprise Resource Management system. Simply put, Workday is an online program UT now uses to manage things such as payroll, travel reimbursement, research grants and more.
Scottish Rite Dormitory, a private women’s dorm located off-campus, revoked Kaj Baker’s guest privileges last November because dorm administrators said residents felt “uncomfortable” with her sexual orientation, as reported by the The Daily Texan.