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University cancels class for first time in a century to hold social justice workshop

The last time the university cancelled classes was in 1884.

Lauren Clark Jan 30, 2015 at
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University to host sex workshop one week after football players found guilty of rape

Hosted by the Dean of Students, Vandy Sex Ed, and the Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center, the workshop will feature Megan Andelloux, who is a “certified sexologist” and sexuality educator. Andelloux is supposed to teach students about “how to obtain consent” and “reduce risk,” according to the event’s Facebook description.

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Jan 30, 2015 at
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UMass-Amherst locks down school for Super Bowl

All visitors are banned from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst during the Super Bowl this weekend in order avoid potential rioting.

Yvonne Dean-Bailey Jan 30, 2015 at
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Cal U. raises awareness for veteran suicides one push-up at a time

When the clock strikes 11:22 a.m., California University of Pennsylvania students aren’t thinking about lunch. From ROTC members to fraternity brothers, students from all around campus walk to the Quad, drop their bags, put their hands firmly on the freezing ground, and quietly complete 22 push-ups.

Victoria Webb Jan 29, 2015 at
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Clemson professors demand criminal prosecution of social media posts

More than 100 Clemson University faculty and staff publicly endorsed the criminal prosecution of “predatory behaviors and defamatory speech” by any member of the Clemson community— including social media posts—in an advertisement in the school paper.

Miller Thompson and Kaitlyn Schallhorn Jan 29, 2015 at
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CUNY to teachers: Stop calling students ‘Mr.’ or ‘Ms.’

"I don’t use ‘Mr.’ or ‘Mrs.’ anyway. What’s anyone’s marital status got to do with how we address them? Why should women have to say whether they’re married or not?"

Gabriella Morrongiello Jan 29, 2015 at
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Ohio State to grant Sebelius honorary degree for ‘innovation’

The woman who presided over the botched rollout of HealthCare.gov is scheduled to receive an honorary degree from Ohio’s largest university because her work “was committed to ensuring that America continues to lead the world in innovation.”

Caleb Bonham Jan 28, 2015 at
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UC Berkeley students protest Domino's Pizza for thanking cows for milk

Thanking cows for milk is “animal exploitation,” according to students at the University of California, Berkeley.

Gabriella Morrongiello Jan 28, 2015 at
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VIDEO: Feminist activist wears plastic bags over shoes to mock female Senator Joni Ernst

While attending a pro-abortion celebration over the weekend, the secretary for Florida’s National Organization for Women chapter wore plastic bags over her shoes in an attempt to mock Sen. Joni Ernst (R).

Letty Burgin Jan 28, 2015 at
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VIDEO: Prof. claims ultrasounds ‘force’ physicians to ‘rape’ women at ‘Roe on the Rocks’ abortion rally

"We require in various states to do trans-vaginal ultrasounds before abortion, which by every state law, the involuntary introduction of an object into a woman’s vagina is rape, so in certain states we are requiring physicians to rape their patients."

Letty Burgin Jan 28, 2015 at
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Lawmaker wants to fight campus sexual assault with concealed carry

“Is it just that the college campus is somehow such a toxic environment that people go whacko when they cross the street onto the campus?”

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Jan 27, 2015 at
1:32 PM EDT

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Students, alums push all-women’s college to accept men who identify as women

Smith College students and alumnae are pushing for the all-women’s school to begin accepting men who identify as women.

Yvonne Dean-Bailey Jan 26, 2015 at
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Students encouraged to apply for porn-funded scholarship

“We came up with the idea when Pornhub attempted to raise funds for breast cancer research. When they were denied, despite offering to double their raised funds because they were an adult site, it made us realize how unfair that was,” Carrera said.

Gabriella Morrongiello Jan 26, 2015 at
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President Obama pushes tax on college savings plans

"Middle income families that have worked hard and saved to send their children to college should receive our support, not a new tax bill to pay for his agenda."

Lauren Clark Jan 24, 2015 at
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CRO's Lauren Clark joins Fox & Friends to talk about Arizona State's 'problem with whiteness' class

Arizona State University (ASU) is offering a course on “the problem of whiteness,” which is being taught by a white professor.

Sterling Beard Jan 23, 2015 at
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White professor teaches 'problem of whiteness' course at Arizona State

At Arizona State University (ASU), students can now learn about the “problem of whiteness” in America.

Lauren Clark Jan 22, 2015 at
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Ithaca students upset at name of 'Native American studies', rally to change to 'Indigenous studies'

Students at Ithaca College want the school’s Native American studies minor to be renamed “Indigenous studies” to make it more racially inclusive.

Maggie Lit Jan 22, 2015 at
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Berkeley students outraged course reading includes Plato, Aristotle but nothing from transgenders

“The white male canon is not sufficient for theorizing the lives of marginalized people.”

Maggie Lit Jan 22, 2015 at
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Rep. Rangel says free community college important to national security

Making community college free to students “is really so important to the security of the United States of America,” according to Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-N.Y.).

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Jan 20, 2015 at
4:51 PM EDT

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Public university asks students how they’d like to restrict speech on campus

Free speech may soon be a luxury on the University of Kentucky’s campus after the school’s student government surveyed the university community on how much they’d like to restrict the First Amendment through free speech zones. 

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Jan 20, 2015 at
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College celebrates MLK's dream with white privilege event

Martin Luther King, Jr.’s dream of a world where people are judged by the content of their character instead of the color of their skin is still just that at Mount Holyoke College--a dream.

Kaitlyn Schallhorn and Yvonne Dean-Bailey Jan 20, 2015 at
10:52 AM EDT

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Colorado College offers “Mean Girls” course for credit

Students at Colorado College (CC) can now earn credit for studying the 2004 chick flick Mean Girls, starring Lindsay Lohan.

Maggie Lit Jan 20, 2015 at
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Update: 'Vagina Monologues' author says students are wrong, play still relevant

After Mount Holyoke College students decided to discontinue their annual production of the Vagina Monologues, in honor of the college’s new definition of a woman, the author of the popular play is speaking out against the students’ accusations.

Yvonne Dean-Bailey Jan 19, 2015 at
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Female student raps about raping Jameis Winston with Heisman Trophy in raunchy music video

A student at Florida State University (FSU) has become an Internet sensation for her rap videos and artistic works about menstruation, rape culture and feminist issues, all funded by the school’s grant money.

Maggie Lit Jan 19, 2015 at
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Profs say women, black students should get to speak first in college classrooms

To combat supposed misogyny and racism on college campuses, a recent panel of professors and “gender justice” warriors said women and black students should get to speak first in class.

Gabriella Morrongiello Jan 19, 2015 at
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University hangs race posters for MLK Day

Indiana University (IU) hung up white guilt posters in the residence halls across campus last week, where students could comment on how they felt “as a member of a majority race.”

Maggie Lit Jan 19, 2015 at
12:40 PM EDT

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Professor quits because there are too many conservatives on campus

A professor of politics at Brandeis University is retiring because he could no longer tolerate conservatives on campus.

Caleb Bonham Jan 16, 2015 at
12:49 PM EDT

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Vanderbilt offers allegedly 'anti-police' course following Ferguson

“The history of police violence against black people is as long as the history of policing itself; arguably, the first organized police forces in the US were slave patrols in South Carolina," the syllabus says.

Maggie Lit Jan 16, 2015 at
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Syracuse student wants equal attendance at female sporting events

"Student athletes put in the same amount of time and dedication to perform on the court; it is only fair as a student body and fan base we cheer them on equally."

Gabriella Morrongiello Jan 15, 2015 at
12:18 PM EDT

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All-women's college cancels 'Vagina Monologues' because it's not feminist enough

Replacing the play will be Mount Holyoke’s own version that will be trans-inclusive and fix the “problems” supposedly perpetuated by Ensler.
Yvonne Dean-Bailey Jan 15, 2015 at 11:29 AM EDT
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Clemson students demand university ‘prosecute defamatory speech’ on campus, social media

"[W]e want a public commitment from the Clemson University Administration to prosecute criminally predatory behaviors and defamatory speech committed by members of the Clemson University community (including, but not limited to, those facilitated by usage of social media)."

Miller Thompson Jan 14, 2015 at
5:08 PM EDT

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Bloomberg anti-gun group funds 'Covering Gun Violence' workshop for Ivy League journalists

Columbia University is offering its student journalists a chance to attend a workshop on covering gun violence funded by an anti-gun organization.

Yvonne Dean-Bailey Jan 14, 2015 at
1:15 PM EDT

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Professor: Rape discussions don’t do enough to blame patriarchy

A male professor at the University of Texas at Austin has found the missing ingredient when discussing sexual assault--the patriarchy.

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Jan 14, 2015 at
10:48 AM EDT

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Atheists demand Troy chancellor apologize for email

The short email included a brief message and a video that featured a discussion on the positive relationship between democracy and religion, led by a Harvard Business School professor. In the video, the professor discusses how religion is the cause of law-abiding citizens. He suggests that as the country becomes less religious there will be less desire to follow the law and even a need for more police officers.

Caitlin Grimes Jan 13, 2015 at 2:50 PM

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Middle school instructs kids to throw canned food at gunmen

“The procedure is the same as we have done in the past with the addition of arming the students with a canned food item. We realize at first this may seem odd; however, it is a practice that would catch an intruder off-guard.”
Maggie Lit Jan 14, 2015 at 10:45 AM EDT
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Prof. blames Paris terrorist attack on United States, Western ‘barbarism’

In a pair of recent interviews, University of London professor Gilbert Achcar placed the blame for the recent terrorist attacks in Paris squarely at the feet of the United States, France, and the Western world.

Peter Hasson Jan 13, 2015 at
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Study: Some men have a distorted understanding of rape

"31.7 percent of respondents said they have had “intentions to force a woman [into] sexual intercourse."

Gabriella Morrongiello Jan 13, 2015 at
10:04 AM EDT

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Experts: female, minority students face 'microaggressions' on campus

Education experts collaborated on a diversity project that they claim reveals the microaggression-filled environments females and students of color consistently face on college campuses.

Maggie Lit Jan 12, 2015 at
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Law prof.: Republican base is KKK members, 'old, angry, white Southern men'

"That is the Republican base: old, angry, white Southern men with reactionary views on race."

Lauren Clark Jan 12, 2015 at
10:53 AM EDT

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New York Times editor publicly calls professor 'asshole' after criticism

New York Time’s executive editor Dean Baquet called a University of Southern California professor an “asshole” on social media after the professor questioned the paper’s decision not to publish the controversial Charlie Hebdo cartoons that resulted in the Parisian terrorist attack earlier this week.

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Jan 12, 2015 at
9:41 AM EDT

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Student: foreigners listening to Taylor Swift a sign of 'American privilege'

"Eventually, I figured it might be interesting to explore a day in my life in Barcelona: American Privilege Edition. I woke up and ate a couple Ritz crackers I bought last night. Check. Turned on the radio and jammed to the new Taylor Swift song. Check."

Maggie Lit Jan 09, 2015 at
2:51 PM EDT

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Obama announces plan to make community college free

President Barack Obama announced Thursday his plan to make community college free to those who are “willing to work for it.”

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Jan 09, 2015 at
10:32 AM EDT

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Brandeis student journalist given 'no contact order' after covering anti-cop tweets

“My movement on campus has been restricted because I wrote an article...And this punishment has been imposed without any due process.”

Maggie Lit Jan 09, 2015 at
10:01 AM EDT

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College offers athletic scholarship to ‘League of Legends’ gamers

Students who prefer the virtual arena to a football stadium are in luck--at least at Pikeville University.

Clare McCallan Jan 09, 2015 at
9:23 AM EDT

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UPDATE: Prof. apologizes for French terrorist attack rant

"I want to be completely clear: I unambiguously denounce the attacks, not only for the needless death and destruction they immediately caused, but because of the inevitable backlash they will bring down on the Muslim community in France and elsewhere."

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Jan 08, 2015 at
2:44 PM EDT

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Professor tweets defense of French terrorist attack, blames ‘hate speech'

Twelve people were left dead after two gunmen shot several staff members of Charlie Hebdo, a French magazine, but according to a humanities professor, the attack was warranted as the journalists belonged to “a newspaper devoted to hate speech.”

Kaitlyn Schallhorn Jan 07, 2015 at
4:39 PM EDT

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