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Black Student Union at San Francisco State Defends Student Over Dreadlocks Incident

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Posted by    Friday, April 15, 2016 at 9:30am

She physically attacked a white student Cory Goldstein because he wears dreadlocks.

The College Fix reports.

Black students blame America for black girl who attacked white guy with dreadlocks

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College Student Brags Online About Using Financial Aid to Bring Girlfriend to Thailand

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Posted by    Friday, April 15, 2016 at 8:00am

This student might find himself in some hot water over this.

Hope the trip was worth it.

KFBK reports.

College Kid Takes Girlfriend on Dream Vacation And He’s Shameless About Who’s Paying For It

Going on a trip halfway around the world with your significant other sounds like a dream come true.

Going on that...

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Rhodes College Going Through Discussion On Racism Over Pranks

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Posted by    Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 6:30pm

The incidents occurred as Rhodes hosted several minority students through the annual Multicultural Visit Program.

The Commercial Appeal reports.

Some at Rhodes College see racist messages in ‘prank’

Two incidents on the campus of Rhodes College over the weekend have spurred an intense discussion about racism among students and faculty on the small...

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John Carroll University Students Have Meltdown Over Mock Border Wall

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Posted by    Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 5:00pm

It’s safe to say at this point that Trump has had the most explosive impact on campus in this election.

Cleveland.com reports.

Mock border wall creates controversy at John Carroll University

UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio – A mock border wall erected outside two buildings on the John Carroll University campus was a school project meant...

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More Millennials Are Now Avoiding College

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Posted by    Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 3:30pm

Apprenticeships “are part of a revival of sorts” that’s attracting more students.

Red Alert Politics reports.

More millennials look to apprenticeships, avoiding college

Despite the benefits of college for graduates, only 34 percent of 25- to 29-year-old Americans have a bachelor’s degree or more. To get a better understanding of the millennial workforce, the...

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Ohio University Allows Latino Students to Paint Over Trump Messages on Free Speech Wall

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Posted by    Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 2:00pm

They should stop calling this a free speech wall.

It’s quite clear that the school only believes in some speech.

Watch a CBS News report below.

 
 
 
 

Professor Pay Goes Up 3.4% This Year

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Posted by    Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 12:30pm

The report for the first time offers information on part-time faculty and graduate student instructor salaries.

Inside Higher Ed reports.

Annual AAUP salary survey says professor pay is up 3.4%

Salaries for full-time, continuing faculty increased by 3.4 percent this year and 2.7 percent adjusted for inflation, according to the American Association of University...

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Gender Wage Gap Myth Dismantled by Harvard Professor

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Posted by    Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 11:00am

Some people will disbelieve this because the narrative is just too important, politically.

The Washington Examiner reports.

Harvard prof. takes down gender wage gap myth

I’ve written extensively on how the gender wage gap would be more accurately referred to as the “gender earnings gap,” because the gap is due mostly to choices women...

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Southern Illinois University Officials Begin Investigation Of Trump Backers

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Posted by    Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 9:30am

There is no evidence that any of this is true.

The College Fix reports.

Black student says Trump backers in her dorm constantly use n-word, has no recorded evidence

Southern Illinois University officials have begun an investigation into the claims of student Leilani Bartlett, who says that several supporters of Donald Trump used racist...

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University Bans Golf Team From Using Trump Course

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Posted by    Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 8:00am

Don’t you wish the golf team would ignore the ban and use the course anyway? What’s the school going to do?

Campus Reform reported.

University bans golf team from using Trump course because of campaign rhetoric

One of the top golf programs in the country is no longer allowed to practice at the Trump...

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Ohio State Vice President Tells Sit-In Protesters to Stop or Be Arrested

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 6:30pm

The administration threatened to arrest or expel about 70 protesters who refused to leave Bricker Hall.

Campus Reform reports.

Ohio State VP orders student demand group to vacate sit-in, threatens them with arrest

A sit-in at Ohio State University (OSU) has been cut short after the administration threatened to arrest or expel about 70...

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Progressive Student Fears His Peers Have Gone Off The Deep End

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 5:00pm

This student essay at the College Fix by a progressive is rather enlightening.

I’m a progressive student who’s scared my peers have gone off the deep end in killing free speech

OPINION: Social justice warrior opposes efforts by peers to shut down free speech

As a high school senior living in St. Paul, I was excited...

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College Rejections Crush Parents

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 3:30pm

Parents become their child’s personal cheerleader, strategist and financial backer.

New York Post reports.

It’s the time of year when college rejections crush … parents

While doing research for a college-admissions book, I once spoke with a parent whose son had been rejected by a top college he had been pinning his hopes on...

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College Student Claims He Filmed Ghostly Activity in Haunted Dorm Room

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 2:00pm

This student believes his dorm room is haunted and that he filmed proof.

Yahoo News reports.

College student films ‘ghost’ inside his dorm room

A US college student claims his campus dorm room is haunted after filming a series of paranormal events centered around his...

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Bill Ayers Is Back With Book Published By Columbia University

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 12:30pm

“I don’t regret setting bombs. I feel we didn’t do enough.”

Accuracy In Academia reports.

Bill Ayers Writes New Chapter on Hypocrisy

Three and a half decades after avoiding punishment for bombing the Pentagon, Bill Ayers is still “guilty as sin, free as a bird,” to use his own phraseology of 35 years ago.

“For...

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Black Lives Matter Member Sued for Crazy Severance Deal With University of Toronto

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 11:00am

A former employee of the University of Toronto is now being sued by the school over a severance deal that gave her almost $300,000 for overtime pay.

The Toronto Sun reported.

Black Lives Matter member sued for severance deal

An outspoken member of Black Lives Matter Toronto is being sued after leaving her job...

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University of Oklahoma Course Says White Girls Can’t Sing Rihanna

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 9:30am

The course’s professor said that “if it (your opinion) hurts others you should question those views – specifically the Bible.”

The College Fix reports.

U. of Oklahoma course: A white girl singing Rihanna is a ‘microaggression’

A student enrolled in a University of Oklahoma’s human relations theory class sent Fox News’s Todd Starnes some...

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University of Missouri Forced to Close Dorms Due to Lack of Students

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 8:00am

The fallout from the Mizzou campus protests of last fall continues.

The Washington Examiner reports.

Mizzou closes two dorms due to lack of students

Following a drop in students applying for housing, the University of Missouri will not be placing students in two dorms for the fall 2016 semester.

Mizzou will be closing the Respect...

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Dartmouth Believes Everything Southern Now Is Racist

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Posted by    Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 6:30pm

But then at Dartmouth, one student complained, and all hell broke loose.

Dartblog reports.

I Guess Anything Southern is Racist

Someday we’ll look back on this and it will all seem funny, but for now the College is once again the subject of national mockery after KDE sorority decided to change the theme of...

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University Wants Cultural Sensitivity Training After ‘Trump 2016’ Written on Free Speech Wall

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Posted by    Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 5:00pm

This happened at Ohio University. Do the people there know that most Americans find this stuff hilarious?

Reason reports.

Ohio University Wants to Impose Cultural Sensitivity Training After Students Wrote ‘Trump 2016’ on Free Speech Wall

Ohio University students enjoy broad free speech rights—but after exercising those rights in a “Trump 2016” kind of...

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University of Kent Lecturer Not Afraid To ‘Make Them Feel Uncomfortable’

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Posted by    Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 3:30pm

Increasingly, college students have been prevented from engaging in an open and controversial discussion.

Red Alert Politics reports.

‘Make them feel uncomfortable’: Professor calls for free speech, amid growing campus censorship

The newest salvo for free speech on campus revives a tradition dating back to John Stuart Mill.

Joanna Williams, a senior lecturer of higher...

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Prager University – Are 1 in 5 Women Raped at College?

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Posted by    Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 2:00pm

Spoiler alert: The answer is no. Caroline Kitchens of the American Enterprise Institute explains where the inflated claims of college rape come from and their implications.

Watch below.

Here’s more information.

Is it true that 1 in 5 women are raped on America’s college campuses? If so, what does that say about our universities...

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