Five researchers at the university have received a grant from National Science Foundation to develop STEM Training in Ethics of Publication Practices (STEPP) program.
Researchers at the University of Kansas found improvement in grades of students who took the "energy-first" curriculum during the introductory physics classes.
Researchers found that in most of the universities promotion, recruitment, and retention of women in senior roles is deficient.
Graduate student Dr. Kristy Meadows has alleged retaliation by the school after she reported fabricated research by her advisor to the department.
The gift will establish four new institutes that will address crucial challenges and attract preeminent faculty to run them.
Associate Professor Feng “Franklin” Tao is accused of falsely claiming he had no conflicts of interest despite signing a five-year contract with Fuzhou University in China.
Professor of psychiatry Eugene Redmond was found involved in sexual misconduct with many students and interns since 1990s.
The project which has received a grant from the National Science Foundation will provide $13,000 scholarship to 25 students studying mathematics.
In 2017 fall, 76 percent of the overall faculty across institutions that grant associate degrees and higher was white.