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Oberlin students cancels 'Viet Cong' performance, calls band name 'deeply offensive'

"The fact that the band openly acknowledges their problematic name, yet fails to change it or do anything about it, highlights this blatantly appropriative move, reinforcing a tradition of American (and Western) orientalism and appropriation."

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Abortion doc: 'We have to get over the love affair with fetuses'

In an hour long talk to Princeton University students, abortion doctor Willie Parker admitted to being willing to give abortions at 27 weeks during a lecture on reproductive justice to the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs on Wednesday, Feb. 18.

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Despite leading state in reported sex assaults, Florida profs. vote to oppose campus carry

"Every time I hear about another girl being assaulted or abducted, it chills me to my core and I can't help but think ‘what if that happened to me?"

Letty Burgin Mar 03, 2015 at
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You can't make fun of terrorists at the U. of Minnesota

No student or student group at a public university should have to fight for their First Amendment rights. But as I’m preparing for graduation in a few short months, that’s exactly what I find myself doing--fighting for the rights of my student publication.

Allison Maass Mar 03, 2015 at
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AUDIO: Student gov't attacks campus carry advocate, blasts him as 'homophobic' and 'racist'

“I will not advocate for you to get a gun to shoot me because you feel scared in the middle of the night when you see me in my black hoodie.”

Kaitlyn Schallhorn and Caleb Bonham Mar 03, 2015 at
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All-women’s school lets students choose between 10 different gender identities

Scripps College students will now be able to choose between 10 different pronouns in their class portal so professors may address them based on their preferred pronoun.

Yvonne Dean-Bailey Mar 02, 2015 at
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ISIS targets U.S. profs. for condemning Charlie Hebdo terror attacks

Two American academics are the targets of ISIS terrorists as their pictures have appeared in a recruitment magazine calling for those who condemned the Charlie Hebdo attacks to be killed.

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Mar 02, 2015 at
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VIDEO: UCLA Student Council discriminates against Jewish student because of faith

A new video showing the University of California-Los Angeles’ (UCLA) Undergraduate Student Association Council (USAC) grilling a student about her Jewish identity has infuriated UCLA’s Jewish community.

Gabriella Morrongiello Mar 02, 2015 at
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VIDEO: College students stage Jeb Bush walkout during CPAC speech

Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush was met with protest during a speech Friday afternoon at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC).

Kaitlyn Schallhorn and Gabriella Morrongiello Feb 27, 2015 at
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Public university omits race from crime alerts to protect minority students’ feelings

"If the university is withholding information that can help me identify a threat to my safety, I cannot support their actions."

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 25, 2015 at
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University of the South celebrates women with giant golden clitoris sculpture in library

Sewanee: The University of the South will unveil a giant golden clitoris status that will reside in the school’s library with a luncheon and reception this afternoon.

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 25, 2015 at 4:00 PM EDT
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MSNBC host: I hope Trayvon Martin 'whooped the s**t' out of Zimmerman

During her talk, Harris-Perry declared her view of democracy to be “hot shit,” said Dr. King was “the one great voice, like Beyoncé”, and cracked jokes about the Tea Party, George W. Bush, Southern black culture, and the weather.

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Will U. of Michigan students be home for Christmas?

Students at the University of Michigan are outraged over the school’s newly released 2015-2016 academic calendar which squeezes students hoping to get home for Christmas.

Bethany Salgado Feb 25, 2015 at
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Student gov't rep removed from office over opposition to in-state tuition for illegal immigrants

“While we all live in a society that permits us to express our opinions, we must also recognize that we live with the consequences of their impact on those we represent.”

Glori Foster Feb 24, 2015 at
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Vandy law prof threatens to shut down pro-Israel event, claims country is ‘destroying’ America

“As a strongly Jewish-identified American, and the son-in-law of an Auschwitz survivor, I want to let you know that I have become an opponent of Israel.”

Chad Dees Feb 24, 2015 at
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U. Wisconsin chancellor, former Sec. of Commerce lobbies against Walker’s budget proposal with school email, resources

Blank hasn’t been the only UW System employee that has spent time actively lobbying against Walker’s budget plan...

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 24, 2015 at
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Order’s up: University apologizes for Black History Month menu featuring fried chicken, collard greens

"Why is everyone upset about the WSU menu? Fried chicken, mashed potatoes, and cornbread for only $6.04!! That's a good deal!!"

Gabriella Morrongiello Feb 23, 2015 at 3:17 PM

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Public university to give students crash course on road head, history of sex in cars

“Ever since Ford began mass-producing the automobile, American teens have used their wheels to escape the restrictions of their parents and explore their sexualities."
Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 23, 2015 at 4:02 PM EDT
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Prof: student banned from campus for looking like a rapist

"It entails a commitment to the idea that women should not and do not bear any responsibility for the bad things that happen to them when they are voluntarily drunk, stoned, or both."

Miller Thompson Feb 23, 2015 at
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Students create BDSM club at all-women's school

"Especially with 50 Shades of Grey coming out, it’s important for a group like this to meet."

Yvonne Dean-Bailey Feb 23, 2015 at
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Wesleyan University sued for sex discrimination by fraternity

A fraternity at Wesleyan University has sued its school for discrimination after administrators announced a policy requiring that all residential fraternities transition to co-ed organizations within the next three years.

Gabriella Morrongiello Feb 20, 2015 at
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Wisconsin prof offers extra credit for attending anti-Walker budget protests

English students at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater campus have been offered extra credit for protesting Gov. Scott Walker’s (R) recent budget proposal, which includes cuts to the UW system.

Emily Jashinsky Feb 20, 2015 at
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Craigslist sex for grant money scandal hits Idaho college

Joseph Bekken, the former Financial Aid Director at North Idaho College, was arrested Wednesday after allegedly soliciting sex with the promise of allocating grant money to complying students.

Glori Foster Feb 20, 2015 at
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UMass reverses policy banning Iranian students from science and engineering courses

“It is now clear, after further consultation and deliberation, that we can adopt a less restrictive policy.”

Gabriella Hope Feb 19, 2015 at
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Degree in hand, millennials move home after college

An all-time high of 30.3 percent of millennials are living with a parent, according to data released from theU.S. Census Bureau’s study,“Young Adults: Then and Now.”

Victoria Webb Feb 19, 2015 at
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Ivy law professors denounce university’s new sex assault policy

“As law teachers who instruct students on the basic principles of due process of law, proper administrative procedures, and rules of evidence designed to ensure reliable judgments, we are deeply concerned by these developments…”

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 19, 2015 at
11:46 AM EDT

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Students cancel drag show for being 'homophobic'

“Drag queens were instrumental in starting the Stonewall Riots in 1969, sparking the modern LGBTQ rights movement, so the notion that a drag event is homophobic is not based in historical facts.”

Gabriella Morrongiello Feb 19, 2015 at
10:28 AM EDT

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Women’s rights prof arrested for beating up boyfriend on Valentine’s Day

A Columbia University professor--who is an ardent supporter of women’s rights and advocate against domestic violence--was arrested and charged with a misdemeanor assault after beating up her boyfriend on Valentine’s Day.

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 19, 2015 at
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Professor: universities should treat students as children, limit their free speech

University of Chicago Professor Eric Posner said that universities were well within their rights to limit the free speech and behavior of their students as college students need to be treated like children instead of adults.

Caitlin Grimes Feb 18, 2015 at
3:40 PM EDT

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Liberals call College GOPers 'c*nts', 'neanderthals' after pro-Walker campus-wide email

“Fuck Republicans. They are ignorant and hateful people.”

Emily Jashinsky Feb 18, 2015 at
2:15 PM EDT

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LGBTQ+ students push for preferred pronouns in Chattanooga

Students at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga have created a petition requesting that the university respect the gender preferred names of students.

Chad Dees Feb 18, 2015 at
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Watch: Students outraged over Cornell’s new healthcare fee

Students at Cornell are outraged over a new fee the university is imposing on those who opt out of the school’s health care plan.

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 17, 2015 at
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Houston student: privileged white males too prominent in LGBTQ movement

“L,” “B,” “T,” and “Q” have apparently been left out of the LGBTQ community as privileged, white gay males take center stage in the media.

Bethany Salgado Feb 16, 2015 at
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Ramapo College to fine intoxicated students to curb sexual assault, binge drinking

“No matter what, people will drink. But if they feel they will get in trouble or pay more in fines, people can end up dead.”

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 13, 2015 at
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VIDEO: Columbia students skeptical dancing, poetry can prevent sexual assault

One of the five options is an “arts option” where students can choose to write a poem or create a dance.

Gabriella Morrongiello & Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 13, 2015 at
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Feminist, LGBT orgs threaten to ‘take action’ when Christian group invites them to debate

"If you continue to attempt to contact any of us, we will take further action."

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 13, 2015 at
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Texas Faculty Council Chair tells profs not to testify in support of campus carry

"Individual faculty members should ensure they are acting consistently with their institutions’ policies and practices if they choose to come testify."

Peter Hasson Feb 12, 2015 at
4:30 PM EDT

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Rutgers to host first-ever college admissions fair for illegal immigrants

The registration page also promises to protect the identities and immigration status of those who sign up for the fair. The fair promises to keep all information confidential from both government and private organizations.

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 12, 2015 at
2:29 PM EDT

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VIDEO: DePaul students cite 'feminism,' 'queer issues' in Israel divestment campaign

"Sexual violence and racism are both part of the humanitarian violations being perpetrated upon the Palestinian people."

Emily Jashinsky Feb 12, 2015 at
11:33 AM EDT

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Columbia students raise money for Planned Parenthood with anonymous ‘condomgrams’

"Basically we get a condom, a blow-pop, extremely suggestive as it sounds and miscellaneous candies and we make a Valentine-gram out of them and we deliver them on Valentine’s Day."

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 12, 2015 at
9:27 AM EDT

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State lawmakers move to shutter S.C.’s only public HBCU for two years

"No one takes any pleasure in recommending this."

Christian Spencer Feb 11, 2015 at
10:49 AM EDT

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Ivy League university creates committee to defend free speech in classroom

"If we see a concerning trend arise amongst these complaints, we will take steps to examine possible solutions."

Chris Nuelle Feb 11, 2015 at
10:06 AM EDT

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Columbia sexual assault activists crash prospective students' visit

Student activists at Columbia University crashed an event for prospective students on Tuesday in an attempt to warn high schoolers about the college’s failed attempts to handle and adjudicate campus sexual assault internally in the past.

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 11, 2015 at
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UNC paper blasts campus presidential candidates for not being liberal enough

"For a [student body presidential] candidate to say that he/she wants a stronger student voice to the General Assembly, they cannot in good faith support Republican candidates."

Glori Foster Feb 10, 2015 at
5:41 PM EDT

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Minnesota students arrested after holding sit-in for more diversity on campus

A seven hour sit-in at the University of Minnesota resulted in the arrest of 13 people as the group protested a perceived lack of diversity on campus.

Allison Maass Feb 10, 2015 at
11:07 AM EDT

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Columbia's all-women's affiliate declines participation in sexual assault program

"Though people of any gender and all genders can experience and perpetrate sexual violence, it is rooted a lot in patriarchy and conceptions of gender."

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 10, 2015 at
10:25 AM EDT

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Another all-women’s college to open doors to men who identify as women

Bryn Mawr will be the second of the historic Seven Sisters colleges to make the change. Mount Holyoke College, the first of the Seven Sisters, amended its policy at the start of the academic year this September at convocation.

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Feb 10, 2015 at
9:55 AM EDT

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