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Conservatives at UC Irvine to Hand Out Pacifiers at Safe Space Training

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Posted by    Friday, June 3, 2016 at 8:00am

This is the sort of thing right leaning students should be doing an all college campuses. Give the left the mockery they deserve.

The Daily Caller reports.

UC-Irvine Conservatives To Hand Out Pacifiers At Campus ‘Safe Zone Training’

Controversy has followed commentator Milo Yiannopoulos on his “Most Dangerous Faggot” tour, and his Thursday appearance...

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Most College Graduates Struggling to Launch A Career

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Posted by    Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 6:30pm

Graduates that did not struggle had an internship, were sure of their major when they began, and had less than $10,000 in student loan debt.

Harvard Business Review reports.

Two-Thirds of College Grads Struggle to Launch Their Careers

Every year, high school students and their parents spend much time, effort, and money on the...

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Some Colleges Make Faculty Submit to Political Purity Tests

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Posted by    Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 5:00pm

Doesn’t the left have enough of a stranglehold on higher education without political purity tests?

Minding the Campus reports.

Political Tests for Faculty?

What’s going on when a public university feels entitled to ask potential faculty members questions clearly aimed at ferreting out their political and social commitments? Such questions, reminiscent of loyalty oaths...

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Court Blocks Religious Colleges in New Jersey From Receiving Grants

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Posted by    Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 3:30pm

How is this happening and where is Governor Chris Christie?

Campus Reform reports.

New Jersey court blocks grants to religious colleges

A state appeals court ruled Thursday that New Jersey may not award state grants intended for building renovations to two religious colleges.

The proposal was initially challenged in 2013, when the American Civil Liberties...

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Millennials Turning Toward Socialism But Don’t Know What The Word Means

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Posted by    Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 2:00pm

Quite a few couldn’t answer the question and admitted that they didn’t know what socialism means.

Anyone surprised?

Red Alert Politics reports.

“What about Venezuela?”: Millennials stumped on socialism [VIDEO]

We’ve heard that millennials are turning towards socialism, and we’ve also heard that many don’t actually know what the word means. There was a little...

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NCAA Violations at University of Mississippi Lead to Penalties

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Posted by    Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 12:30pm

Ole Miss punishes itself for violating NCAA rules, including falsifying ACT scores for football recruits.

Inside Higher Ed reports.

U of Mississippi announces penalties for NCAA violations

The University of Mississippi announced on Friday that it had self-imposed several penalties for 28 violations of National Collegiate Athletic Association rules, including committing academic fraud.

The university...

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California Targets Religious Colleges Over Trans Rules

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Posted by    Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 11:00am

And so it begins. Trans people will now be used as a wedge issue against colleges for people of faith.

Ed Source reports.

California bills take aim at religious colleges that seek to bar transgender students

As a high school student, Coley Baker found a “dream school” in Biola University, an evangelical Christian college...

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Stanford University Fellow Says Sanders’ Fans Don’t Think

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Posted by    Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 9:30am

Facts are seldom allowed to contaminate the beautiful vision of the Left.

National Review reports.

Socialism for the Uninformed

Socialism sounds great. It has always sounded great. And it will probably always continue to sound great. It is only when you go beyond rhetoric, and start looking at hard facts, that socialism turns out...

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Milo Yiannopoulos UCLA Visit Goes Exactly As Expected

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Posted by    Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 8:00am

The conservative firebrand Milo Yiannopoulos strikes again, this time at UCLA.

Some feminist students weren’t too happy about his visit.

The College Fix reported.

Blocked entrance, shouting matches, apathetic cops and angry women at Milo’s UCLA stop (VIDEO)

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Planned Parenthood Trying To Turn Out Young Voters

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 6:30pm

But, polls show that young people are more pro-life than people think.

Red Alert Politics reports.

Planned Parenthood building $20 million “army” to turn out young voters

Planned Parenthood, the nation’s largest abortion provider, is building an “army,” writes Katie McDonough in writing for Fusion about the Planned Parenthood Action Fund effort.

McDonough who can...

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CUNY Campus Crumbles Under Budget Cuts

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 5:00pm

You may remember CUNY as the school which produced students who felt comfortable verbally attacking General Petraeus a few years back. The higher ed bubble now seems like a force of karma.

The New York Times reports.

Dreams Stall as CUNY, New York City’s Engine of Mobility, Sputters

On the City College of New...

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Advice For Class Of 2016 Graduates On The Job Hunt

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 3:30pm

If you don’t have a job yet, don’t fret.

CNBC reports.

Tips for college graduates on the job hunt

Commencement ceremonies are wrapping up for the class of 2016.

For this year’s newly minted graduates, this could be the beginning of an independent life out in the world. But th...

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Dartmouth Alumni Relations Excuses Black Lives Matter Library Disruption

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 2:00pm

Do you think they would have the same position if the College Republicans burst into the library and started swearing at people who were trying to study?

The College Fix reports.

Dartmouth Alumni Relations on Black Lives Matter library disruption: ‘no rules broken’

Dartmouth’s Assistant Director of Alumni Relations, Meg Ramsden, has been busy...

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News Anchor Booed At Cal State Fullerton Commencement For Anti-Trump Remarks

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 12:30pm

The journalist, who is one of Univision’s most prominent anchors, delivered two commencement speeches at Fullerton.

Fox News Latino reports.

News anchor booed at graduation ceremony for anti-Trump remarks, speaking Spanish

A commencement ceremony turned unruly over the weekend when the keynote speaker, María Elena Salinas, one of the most prominent journalists in Spanish-language...

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Angelina Jolie to Teach Gender Studies at London School of Economics

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 11:00am

If you’re studying economics, why would you need a gender studies class?

New York Mag reported.

Angelina Jolie Is a Gender-Studies Professor Now

In addition to being an actress, director, UNHCR special envoy, super-mom, menopause spokeswoman, and maker of an expressively fruit-forward rosé, Angelina Jolie is adding college professor to her résumé.

Starting in 2017,...

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Franklin and Marshall College Trustees Reject Free Speech Statement

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 9:30am

“Those of us who are the organizers behind it are somewhat startled, and a little bit disappointed.”

FIRE reports.

College Trustees Reject Free Speech Statement Approved by Franklin & Marshall Faculty Council

When it comes to free speech at Franklin & Marshall College (F&M), there’s good news and there’s bad news.
The good news is...

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University of Missouri to Spend $1 Million on Diversity Audit Despite Budget Shortfall

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 8:00am

Mizzou is currently facing a $32 million dollar budget shortfall but they have the money for a diversity audit?

Sometimes, institutions deserve to fail.

The Missourian reports.

UM System begins $1.1 million diversity audit

The UM System has launched an independent audit...

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New Website Helps You Graduate Debt Free With A ‘Sugar Daddy’

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 6:30pm

Is it legal though?

Miami Herald reports.

Websites connect college students with ‘sugar daddies’ willing to pay the bills

Candice Kashani graduated from law school debt-free this spring, thanks to a modern twist on an age-old arrangement.

During her first year, she faced tuition and expenses that ran nearly $50,000, even after a scholarship. So...

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Burlington College Closes Its Doors Forever

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 5:00pm

It’s now official. Burlington College is closed, largely due to Jane Sanders, wife of presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.

The Boston Globe reports.

Burlington College closes under unwanted spotlight

Burlington College, once a thriving school for artists, now looks abandoned and bereft. The huge red-and-white sign congratulating graduates remains, but faculty name placards have been...

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Iranian College Students Given 99 Lashes After Co-Ed Party

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 3:30pm

Mixed-gender parties, dancing and the consumption of alcohol are illegal in Iran.

The New York Times reports.

Iranian Students Lashed 99 Times Over Coed Party

TEHRAN — More than 30 college students were arrested, interrogated and within 24 hours were each given 99 lashes for attending a graduation party that included men and women,...

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Prager University – Why Did America Fight the Korean War?

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 2:00pm

In the newest video from Prager University, conservative scholar Victor Davis Hanson looks back at the Korean War and explains America’s role in the conflict.

This is a fascinating history lesson.

Here’s more information:

What was the Korean War? And why was America involved in such a faraway conflict? Was the United States’ sacrifice–35,000...

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Harvard Race Protesters Ignored Liberal Professor’s Advice

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 12:30pm

He is Harvard Law School’s most famous professor — indeed, probably the most famous law professor in the world.

The College Fix reports.

Leaked email: Harvard race protesters ignored liberal icon’s advice to tone down rhetoric, tactics

It was recently revealed by the blog Royall Asses that Harvard’s race protesters were supported by numerous...

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