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Top 20 Universities Producing The Most Employable Graduates

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 6:30pm

As many high school students are beginning the arduous process of filing college applications, Business Insider has published a handy list…of the top 20 universities around the world that produce the most employable graduates.

The good news: Eight of those schools are in the United States.

The bad news: Many of those schools...

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Rogers State U. Requires Student Protesters to Register a “Campus Expression Form”

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 5:00pm

This ridiculous speech code has earned the monthly prize from The FIRE.

Samantha Harris reports.

Speech Code of the Month: Rogers State University

FIRE announces its Speech Code of the Month for November 2013: Rogers State University.

The Student Code (PDF) at Oklahoma’s Rogers State University includes a policy on “Campus Expression” that provides, in...

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Gay Sex Pundit’s $24K Lecture on Fisting and Fetishes

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 3:30pm

File this story under “Gay Pride.”

The following contains graphic material. Please be advised.

The notoriously raunchy and popular homosexual sex advice columnist and pundit Dan Savage visited the University of Oregon in mid-October, and more recently it was revealed thanks to a public records request that he was paid $24,000 for his talk, which...

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Young Obama Supporters Get Straight Talk from Conservative California Lawyer

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 2:00pm

Here’s some reality for Millennials who supported Obama.

Maybe Pain Will Teach You Millenials Not To Vote For Your Own Serfdom

You Millenials voted for Obama by a margin of 28 percent, which will make it a lot easier for me to accept the benefits you will be paying for. We warned you...

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Prager U: Is Evil Rational?

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 12:30pm

Check out the latest offering from Prager University:

Is Evil Rational?

Nowadays, it’s fashionable to use the terms “rational” and “irrational” (or “sick”) to describe good and evil. Mass murderers are routinely described as “irrational madmen,” while extraordinary acts of goodness are deemed “rational.”

But is this accurate? Are “reason” and “goodness” the same...

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West Virginia U. Now Requires Students to Have Health Insurance

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 11:00am

You’ll never guess which plan the school suggests for their students.

Grae Stafford of The Daily Caller has the story.

West Virginia University now requires all students to have health insurance – suggests Obamacare

Starting next year, West Virginia University will require all students to be covered under healthcare before they can attend class,...

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Two Liberal Pundits Equate Women’s “Right to Be Drunk” to Segregation

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 9:30am

Question: How do you know when liberals have run out of all logic and reason during a discussion on any subject?

Answer: When they start pulling out the dreaded “race card” in any of its varied forms.

Newsbusters reports on dialog between Washington Post Magazine humorist Gene Weingarten and his feminist friend Gina...

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Protests Already Planned for Ann Coulter Speech at USC

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 8:00am

Here are three words of advice for the College Republicans at USC.

Don’t. Back. Down.

Jennifer Kabbany of The College Fix reports.

Upcoming Speech At USC By Ann Coulter Sparks Vitriol, Protest Plans

Conservative firebrand Ann Coulter is slated to speak at the University of Southern California this Sunday, an event that has prompted talk of a...

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U. Maryland’s Conservative Students See Clear Bias

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 6:30pm

The bias toward conservatives on campus at many campuses is so great that one school as had to make it a policy change to seek our conservative professors for hire.

Now, conservative students at a school in a deep blue state share their stories.

Danny Mackey has been called a racist, a sexist...

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Young America’s Foundation Celebrates Freedom Week 2013

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 5:00pm

The fine folks at YAF are getting ready for Freedom Week 2013 and you can get your college campus involved too.

Freedom Week 2013

On college and high school campuses nationwide . . .

24 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, America’s youth face a new wall we must break through: the...

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California Gears up for Gender Identity Law Ballot Battle

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 3:30pm

Earlier this year, we covered a story about a  California boy “identifying as female” using the girls locker room at his high school.

Subsequently, in July, the state legislature passed AB 1266, requiring public schools to allow transgender students to use bathrooms and participate on sports teams that match the gender they...

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Slate Photos Document the ‘Keg Stand Queens’ of College Binge Drinking

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 2:00pm

College Insurrection readers will remember the hoopla over Emily Yoffe’s Slate piece about binge drinking among college women.

Now Jordan G. Teicher of Slate has published a follow up piece featuring photos by Amanda Berg which document binge drinking by women on campus.

The “Keg Stand Queens” of College Binge Drinking

Recently, Slate columnist...

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College Presidents Head to Smaller Campuses, Downsizing Stress and Lifestyle

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 12:30pm

College presidents are discovering that lavish lifestyles come with a cost…high stress.

It looks like many of them are following the national trend of downsizing.

A college presidency was once considered the pinnacle of the profession, a position that could be enjoyed for decades.

That was before the decline in taxpayer support of state...

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Plaque at Northeastern Illinois University Calls Abraham Lincoln a Democrat

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 11:00am

You have to wonder how many people walked by this plaque day after day and didn’t notice the mistake.

Cheryl K. Chumley of The Washington Times reports.

Abraham Lincoln a Democrat? Northeastern Illinois Univ. says so

Twitter posters were up in arms after a follower posted a picture of a building affiliated with Northeastern...

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College Students Wanting Low-Cost Insurance Latest Obamacare Victims

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 9:30am

After being wooed with free pizzas and other perks, college students who flocked to vote for President Obama are now getting the bill for their support.

And most are quite shocked about how high it is:

It was a health care shocker for college students in New Jersey who found out that they...

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Free Speech Dies Slowly at Harvard University

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 8:00am

Harvey Silverglate is the co-founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of The FIRE. In a new piece at Minding The Campus, he chronicles Harvard’s descent into political correctness at the expense of free speech.

The Slow Death of Free Speech at Harvard

A speech to the 55th reunion of the Harvard...

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Officials at Michigan State Spend Lavishly as Tuition Rises

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Posted by    Monday, November 4, 2013 at 6:30pm

This sounds like another administration we all know, doesn’t it?

Ross Jones of WXYZ reports.

While tuition rises, some Michigan State University officials spend lavishly with university money

This story is about green and white.

Not the colors Michigan State students cheer for on Saturdays, but the scarce dollars school officials are spending at the...

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Harvard History Course for Activists is Pretty Much What You’d Expect

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Posted by    Monday, November 4, 2013 at 5:00pm

Nothing to see here folks, just another Ivy League history course rife with left wing indoctrination.

Malcolm A. Kline of Accuracy in Academia reports.

Activist Training @ Harvard

When a course is entitled “History of the U. S. for Policymakers, Activists, and Citizens,” you can bet that the target audience is the second group...

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Cornell Daily Sun: Obama’s College Affordability Plan “could do more harm than good”

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Posted by    Monday, November 4, 2013 at 3:30pm

The grades of coming in for Obama’s vaunted College Affordability Plan.

Like Obamacare, the grades seem to be a bit shy of the “solid B plus” mark.

For example, The Cornell Daily Sun editorial board is worried implementation could “do more harm than good.

In a Forbes op-ed published this week, “Rating President Obama’s...

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Catholic Speaker Blocked at University College London

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Posted by    Monday, November 4, 2013 at 2:00pm

It seems the suppression of free speech isn’t limited to the halls of American universities.

Rod Dreher of The American Conservative reports.

Another Victory For Unreason

This time, at a college in London.  A Catholic speaker was prevented from giving a talk about the Catholic Church’s position on homosexuality, because, yep, bigotry. Excerpt:

Mr Williams was...

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