Authorities says Kent Taylor, who resigned from the Lennox District in April amid questions about his management, died by suicide.
Gibson's Bakery in Oberlin sued the college after a 2016 shoplifting incident involving a student led to racial allegations and demonstrations.
Donor Hugh F. Culverhouse, for whom the law school was named, has called for a boycott of Alabama since the state passed a near-total ban on abortion.
Analysis by USA Today shows that in most metropolitan areas, starting teachers can't afford the median rent.
Proposal needed a two-thirds majority, but received only 45%; it would have raised $500 million a year for 12 years.
Laura Amero, who led the Windham district, is accused of having sex with a 16-year-old student when she was high school principal in Windham.