Most colleges have been careful to say they would not defy the law. Federal funds are at stake.
The Loudoun County School Board voted down two measures that would affirm protections for LGBT employees.
Two orthodontists used scientists' eyes to identify unsigned works by Old Masters and build an important collection, now donated to the University of North Carolina's Ackland Art Museum.
"Much of this makes me wonder why our leaders don’t embrace the 'first choice' so many parents and teachers advocate: the improvement of all public schools so that there are excellent schools in every neighborhood in America?"
A former college president urges selective schools to open their doors for vets.
"The narrative that public schools are failing, teachers are widely ineffective, and that politicians and business people are the ones to 'fix' all of these problems can sound more compelling than the truth."
The university, which has handled much of its money internally, would give the bulk of its funds to outside managers and lay off about half its staff.