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EXCLUSIVE: Class canceled, students excused for Kavanaugh accusers 'moment of silence'

“If you are on campus, meet on the Drill Field at noon."

Adam Sabes Sep 25, 2018 at
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EXCLUSIVE: Emails show Yale profs cancel class for Kavanaugh hearing

Professors at Yale Law School canceled classes Monday to allow students to protest the Judge Brett Kavanaugh hearing.

Zachary Petrizzo Sep 24, 2018 at
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Grace Gottschling Sep 25, 2018 at
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Ivy League school has little to show for $185 million spent on 'faculty diversity'

A newly released report reveals that Columbia University spent more than $185 million to increase “faculty diversity” but that it has effectively had no impact. 

Toni Airaksinen Sep 25, 2018 at
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Purdue gets $3 million+ federal grant for 'diversity in veterinary medicine'

"[A] ‘need’ for diversity should never be a driving factor..."

Celine Ryan Sep 25, 2018 at
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University ‘Diversity Week’ hosts pro-Jordan Peterson session

“I can’t help but see it as a positive thing."

Celine Ryan and Rob Shimshock Sep 24, 2018 at
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Student government might prioritize Black Lives Matter

"...through various campaigns, outreach, and representation."

Adam Sabes Sep 25, 2018 at
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Emory announces action against professor who used racial slur

Emory University in Atlanta has released a statement listing the steps taken against a law professor who used the “N-word” when discussing offensive battery during a class in August.

Grace Gottschling Sep 24, 2018 at
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WSU wants to 'steer clear' of homecoming opponent's mascot

"[A]n attempt to prevent disrespect."

Ben McDonald Sep 24, 2018 at
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College clarifies free speech zone policy amid mounting pressure

"When students can't understand what is required of them by an ambiguous policy, they're likely to be discouraged from conducting expressive activities at all, rather than risking punishment."

Toni Airaksinen Sep 23, 2018 at
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Abigail Marone Sep 22, 2018 at
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Prof preaches on why Jesus condemned the rich

A DePaul University professor gave a September lecture in which he claimed that Jesus condemned the rich.

Ema Gavrilovic Sep 21, 2018 at
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Self-described Marxist to deliver keynote at campus event

The...panel will stress the importance of feminism in eroding cultures of imperialism and war and link the movement to protests of President Donald Trump’s administration.

Celine Ryan Sep 21, 2018 at
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Tulane mandates new students take “Race and Inclusion” course

The professor who will teach the course...compares it to a “bootcamp course on race.”

Toni Airaksinen Sep 21, 2018 at
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JMU scholars assemble ‘feminist scholarship’ fellowship

“It certainly seems strange and a little pointless to me."

Celine Ryan Sep 21, 2018 at
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University demands student org passwords, then backtracks

"The policy very clearly threatens student privacy and free speech rights."

Adam Sabes Sep 20, 2018 at
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Zachary Petrizzo Sep 20, 2018 at
1:21 PM EDT
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Georgetown prof: ‘Kreepy Kavanaugh,’ ‘GOP doesn’t care about women...F*** them'

A Georgetown University professor went on a profanity-laced Twitter tear Wednesday night.

Zachary Petrizzo Sep 20, 2018 at
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EXCLUSIVE: Cornell tells students if they are 'privileged' or 'oppressed'

Student ambassadors at Cornell University were given an “orientation packet” to prepare them for the incoming freshman class.

Grace Gottschling Sep 20, 2018 at
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Fraternity holds charity fundraiser, gets accused of 'cultural appropriation'

“The punishment...represents the growing target on the back of fraternities all over campus."

Grace Gottschling Sep 19, 2018 at
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OPINION: Don’t use free speech to silence free speech

The point is rather to break the stranglehold that leftist ideological orthodoxy has over the intellectual life of universities and, increasingly, the culture at large.

Matthew Penza Sep 19, 2018 at
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University rolls out required diversity training

"[I]t doesn't give the university the right to force this training on everyone.”

Celine Ryan Sep 19, 2018 at
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Ivy League class uses racial quota for enrollment

The class boasts of training more than 200 students every semester.

Toni Airaksinen Sep 19, 2018 at
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EXCLUSIVE: College reconsiders 'oppression' worksheet

"We take that feedback seriously."

Grace Gottschling Sep 18, 2018 at
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Scholar: ‘Kinky people’ should be a protected class

Members of the kink community were “terrified about losing their jobs over their boss finding out if they were kinky.”

Celine Ryan Sep 18, 2018 at
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College: Prof's refusal to write Israel letter 'disappointing'

“As you may know, many university departments have pledged an academic boycott against Israel in support of Palestinians living in Palestine."

Andrew Lawrence Sep 18, 2018 at
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USC backtracks on student journalist ban

The University of Southern California walked back a ban on student journalists from a public forum held at the school on Thursday.

Grace Gottschling Sep 18, 2018 at
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Ivy League freshman ‘pre-read’ promotes free speech

"The free exchange of ideas is an essential value of this University, and our faculty has adopted a strong Statement on Freedom of Expression."

Matthew Penza Sep 18, 2018 at
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Zachary Petrizzo Sep 17, 2018 at
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Student: School ‘covered up’ prof who shot himself to ‘protest’ Trump

"It was completely swept under the rug as far as I’m concerned.”

Celine Ryan Sep 17, 2018 at
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Chicago socialist students demand school cuts ties with CIA

"CIA has absolutely no business at UIC or any college campus."

Zachary Petrizzo Sep 17, 2018 at
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Study shows diversity heads don't actually help diversity

A new Baylor University study reveals that there is "no significant statistical evidence" that schools with chief diversity officers have more diverse faculties.

Mason McKie Sep 17, 2018 at
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University hiring students for 'coalition building'

"[A]nother costly program meant to combat racism is just not necessary."

Adam Sabes Sep 14, 2018 at
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University announces “White Awake” safe space for white students

The University of Maryland at College Park announced Friday a new diversity support group to create a “safe space” for white students to discuss their feelings about “interactions with racial and ethnic minorities.”

Grace Gottschling Sep 14, 2018 at
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‘Agender’ academic wants to ‘liberate gender identity’

“Invest emotionally in the well-being of students so they can exist in schools without redress for gender presentation."

Brian Mercado Sep 14, 2018 at
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STUDY: STEM diversity efforts have 'unintended consequences'

"...should women even be exposed to them in the first place?”

Toni Airaksinen Sep 13, 2018 at
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Student council members: Ice cream is not 'inclusive' enough

“Symbolic issues like these have always and will always play a critical role in whether marginalized students and people feel welcome, included, and connected to their community.”

Adam Sabes Sep 13, 2018 at
4:42 PM EDT
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Syracuse University opens $5 million social justice center

"Foster proactive, innovative and interdisciplinary approaches to issues related to justice, equity & inclusion"

Abigail Marone Sep 13, 2018 at
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Andrew Lawrence Sep 13, 2018 at
10:38 AM EDT
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Court smacks down university 'due process' ruling

"Apparently, they don’t believe that people should have the constitutional right to question their accuser and vice versa."

Grace Gottschling Sep 13, 2018 at
8:58 AM EDT
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College's 'protest guidelines' concern free speech advocates

“Bottom line: Protesting is fine, disrupting others’ free speech is not."

Adam Sabes Sep 12, 2018 at
4:26 PM EDT
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UC Boulder labels 'illegal alien' a 'problematic phrase'

“in an effort to foster diversity and inclusion."

Grace Gottschling Sep 12, 2018 at
1:47 PM EDT
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College charges student groups to host 'controversial' events

The school’s guide tells groups to ask themselves a variety of questions, including, “Has a similar event been characterized as controversial or problematic by any media?” and “Does your gut tell you this event might be controversial?”

Grace Gottchsling Sep 12, 2018 at
12:35 PM EDT
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Lawsuit accusing college of banning 'straight male' from campus takes a turn

The lawsuit...accused MSU of violating his free speech rights, due process and equal protection.

Adam Sabes Sep 12, 2018 at
10:52 AM EDT
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Journals cave to pressure over 'potentially sexist' study

"...[t]he requisite trust in the judgment of our fellow editors has been eroded."

Rob Shimshock Sep 11, 2018 at
6:41 PM EDT
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College rolls out colorful approach to 'microaggressions'

“Being aware of ourselves, of other cultures and of different experiences and having the ability to communicate respectfully across difference, will only strengthen our students’ abilities to thrive in their lives after graduation."

Peyton Dillberg Sep 11, 2018 at
3:04 PM EDT
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Prof walks back remarks about conservative group

Grollman bills himself as a “black queer non-binary intellectual activist."

Zachary Petrizzo Sep 11, 2018 at
12:02 PM EDT
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College's 'diversity in astronomy' push is out of this world

"[t]he first of its kind, as far as we are aware."

Celine Ryan Sep 11, 2018 at
8:51 AM EDT
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University lights up as culture, politics 'shift'

Stockton University in New Jersey launched a “Cannabis Studies” minor this fall, which consists of five courses that the school says will give students the education required to excel in the field of cannabis. But, as the school made clear, the new program does not constitute an endorsement of the drug.

Zachary Petrizzo Sep 10, 2018 at
5:12 PM EDT
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