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VIDEO: Sterling talks UGA prof's 'stress reduction policy'

Editor-in-Chief Sterling Beard joined America's Newsroom this morning to discuss the "stress reduction policy" that a University of Georgia professor attempted to institute in two of his classes.

Campus Reform Staff Aug 08, 2017 at
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College offers 'WOKEshops' on 'systemic privilege'

Lewis and Clark College will host a series of “WOKEshops” during the fall semester to teach students about “different forms of oppression and privilege.”

Mitchell Gunter Aug 08, 2017 at
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Fresno State parts ways with prof who said 'Trump must hang'

Fresno State is sidelining a professor until his contract runs out after he made national headlines for tweeting that President Trump “must hang.”

Adam Sabes Aug 08, 2017 at
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Summer reading assignments take potshots at Trump agenda

Colleges across the country are assigning incoming freshmen mandatory reading materials that champion the views of the anti-Trump resistance movement.

Eduardo Neret Aug 07, 2017 at
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Prof wears body armor to class to protest campus carry

A San Antonio College professor recently wore body armor to class to express his discomfort with the implementation of campus carry.

Kassy Dillon Aug 07, 2017 at
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Weinstein: Lawsuit was 'last resort' after 'surreal' protests

Bret Weinstein said filing a $3.8 million claim against Evergreen State was “a last resort” after repeated failures to ensure his safety on campus.

Nikita Vladimirov Aug 07, 2017 at
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Prof: Trump's transgender ban echoes 'Nazi eugenic propaganda'

A Clemson professor is comparing Trump’s ban on transgender soldiers to “Nazi eugenic propaganda,” calling it “ableism deployed to incarcerate or kill disabled people.”

Mitchell Gunter Aug 07, 2017 at
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Prof lets students choose own grades for 'stress reduction'

A UGA professor has a “stress reduction policy” that allows students to select their own grades if they “feel unduly stressed” by the ones they earned.

Anthony Gockowski Aug 07, 2017 at
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Living on campus means 'diversity education' at Oregon State

Oregon State University will pay a new administrator up to $61,500 to push “diversity education for all student residents” in university housing.

Toni Airaksinen Aug 07, 2017 at
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Temple profs blast HBO's 'Confederate'

Two Temple University professors have sharply criticized the upcoming HBO series Confederate, with one declaring that “some things should be censored.”

Matthew Stein Aug 07, 2017 at
8:25 AM EDT
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UMN LGBT program's non-white description disappears

“[P]lease note that this is a space created for LGBTQIA and/or same-gender-loving people of color,” the now disappeared disclaimer read.

Mitchell Gunter Aug 06, 2017 at
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Case Western shells out $500 grants for social justice conferences

Case Western Reserve University is offering up to $500 for students seeking to attend “social justice” conferences.

Matthew Stein Aug 05, 2017 at
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Prof: 'White hard worker mythology' promotes white supremacy

A UW professor says poor whites rely upon a “national white hard worker mythology” to deflect the blame for economic decline onto “problem people.”

Toni Airaksinen Aug 05, 2017 at
2:43 PM EDT
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Prof complains about 'masculinization of mathematics'

A Vanderbilt University professor recently complained that the field of mathematics is a “white and heteronormatively masculinized space.”

Toni Airaksinen Aug 04, 2017 at
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'Social justice warriors' are ruining engineering, prof warns

Engineering education has been infiltrated by a “phalanx of social justice warriors” who are steadily corrupting the field, according to an MSU professor.

Toni Airaksinen Aug 04, 2017 at
4:32 PM EDT
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'Fat-shaming' by doctors is 'physically harmful,' prof says

A psychology professor claimed at an academic conference that “medical fat shaming” at the doctor’s office is “mentally and physically harmful.”

Toni Airaksinen Aug 04, 2017 at
12:58 PM EDT
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NYU seeks 'historically underrepresented minority' for new prof

NYU is hiring a tenure-track professor to teach about “racial justice activism” and “intersectional queer and transgender politics.”

Neetu Chandak Aug 04, 2017 at
10:57 AM EDT
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Princeton course explores 'white identity politics' in 'Trumpland'

Princeton University is offering a course called "Trumpland" that will attribute Trump's election to "white identity politics" and conspiracy theories.

Anthony Gockowski Aug 04, 2017 at
9:37 AM EDT
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NC State admin proposes exclusive housing for 'women of color'

The new Director of Multicultural Student Affairs at NC State recently pledged to create a segregated housing option for “women of color” only.

Toni Airaksinen Aug 03, 2017 at
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Conference drops 'unacceptable' dress code after profs complain

Organizers of an upcoming humanities conference have capitulated to professors offended by the “unacceptable” dress code at a closing banquet.

Neetu Chandak Aug 03, 2017 at
2:57 PM EDT
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College requires ‘deep commitment’ to ‘marginalized’ from new hires

The job description says preference will be given to candidates with an expertise in “critical race theory and intersectionality.”

Anthony Gockowski Aug 03, 2017 at
1:06 PM EDT
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DOJ: Affirmative action challenge focused on Asians, not whites

The DOJ confirmed that it plans to investigate potential discrimination in affirmative action policies, but says it is doing so on behalf of Asian students, not whites.

Shannon Spada Aug 03, 2017 at
12:41 PM EDT
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Profs warn of 'dire consequences of microaggressions' in K-8

Three professors argue that social workers in K-8 schools should do more to protect students from “the dire consequences of microaggressions.”

Toni Airaksinen Aug 03, 2017 at
11:02 AM EDT
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NC passes first Goldwater-based free speech law

The new law reportedly prevents the University of North Carolina administrators from disinviting speakers on campus.

Nikita Vladimirov Aug 03, 2017 at
10:47 AM EDT
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UW hiring staffer to 'serve students of particular backgrounds'

UW-Madison is hiring a staffer with a “commitment to eradicating oppression” to direct segregated programming for LGBT students of color.

Toni Airaksinen Aug 03, 2017 at
9:40 AM EDT
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Clemson puts 'Rainbow Initiatives' job 'on hold indefinitely'

Clemson has suspended its search for an “Associate Director for Rainbow Initiatives,” casting doubt on the prospects for a “permanent space” for LGBTQ students.

Mitchell Gunter Aug 02, 2017 at
4:10 PM EDT
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Conservative profs 'blown off' by academic freedom advocates

The AAUP claims to champion academic freedom, but many conservative (or just non-liberal) professors say the organization has ignored their plights.

Anthony Gockowski Aug 02, 2017 at
2:54 PM EDT
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UCLA profs try to stop Prager from conducting symphony

Two UCLA professors are trying to derail an upcoming symphony performance because Dennis Prager will be the guest conductor.

Toni Airaksinen Aug 02, 2017 at
1:00 PM EDT
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Profs call for 'redistribution of opportunities' in higher ed

Two professors are calling for a “redistribution of opportunities” in favor of “faculty who hold minoritized identities.”

Toni Airaksinen Aug 02, 2017 at
11:59 AM EDT
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Lawmaker demands probe of Iranian donations to US universities

One GOP lawmaker wants to know whether a dubious Iranian charity used millions of dollars in donations to "subvert American academic institutions."

Nikita Vladimirov Aug 02, 2017 at
10:56 AM EDT
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Prof pioneers alternative to Trump-bashing events on campus

A UMN professor is looking to diffuse the hostility provoked by Donald Trump’s election by getting partisans to actually listen to one another.

Shannon Spada Aug 02, 2017 at
10:00 AM EDT
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Preschools are rife with 'heteronormativity,' prof claims

A recent academic journal article claims that preschool classrooms are rife with “heteronormativity” that perpetuates “inequalities related to gender.”

Toni Airaksinen Aug 01, 2017 at
4:09 PM EDT
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Panelists look to 'decenter whiteness' in university archives

During a recent six-day conference in Portland, Oregon, archivists attended a presentation on “Identifying and Dismantling White Supremacy in Archives.”

Neetu Chandak Aug 01, 2017 at
3:50 PM EDT
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Prof fired after wishing for death of Trump, McCain

Montclair State University has parted ways with its self-described “Beyonce Professor” after he tweeted that he wished “someone would just shoot” Donald Trump.

Anthony Gockowski Aug 01, 2017 at
3:18 PM EDT
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9/11 display relocated due to 'triggering, harmful' messages

SMU is relegating a memorial to the victims of 9/11 to a secluded area of campus, rather than the central location it had occupied in past years.

Annabel Scott Aug 01, 2017 at
2:49 PM EDT
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Donors, students ditch Trinity after ‘Campus Reform incident’

Trinity College’s president announced that the school has lost 16 students and “roughly $200,000” in donations in response to a professor’s controversial Facebook comments.  

Anthony Gockowski Aug 01, 2017 at
1:50 PM EDT
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Ann Coulter interrupted by 'Nazi' protesters at free speech panel

Ann Coulter was shouted down by brownshirted protesters over the weekend while she tried to lead a panel on campus free speech.

Dan Jackson Aug 01, 2017 at
11:54 AM EDT
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Imam apologizes for sermon asking Allah to 'annihilate' Jews

Imam Ammar Shahin has formally apologized after calling for the annihilation of Jews during a sermon at the UC-Davis Islamic Center last week.

Nikita Vladimirov Aug 01, 2017 at
9:28 AM EDT
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Ousted conservative prof files grievance against UCLA

Keith Fink, the conservative UCLA professor who was recently ousted after locking horns with the administration, has filed a grievance with his union.

Adam Sabes Aug 01, 2017 at
8:18 AM EDT
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UCF 'Diversity Chair' resigns over anti-conservative remarks

The Diversity Chair for the UCF student government has resigned amid controversy over remarks that Trump supporters are "not welcome" on campus.

Shanna Nelson Jul 31, 2017 at
9:41 PM EDT
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Students attend 'advanced' social justice conference at KU

KU recently played host to a four-day conference for 50 undergraduate students with “advanced experience” working on social justice issues.

Victoria Snitsar Jul 31, 2017 at
3:47 PM EDT
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William & Mary offers stipends for social justice fellowship

The College of William and Mary recently welcomed eight students to the inaugural class of its new “Social Justice and Diversity Fellows” program.

Kenneth Pancake Jul 31, 2017 at
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Princeton students can choose any—or every—gender identity

Princeton University now allows its students to select their gender identity—or identities—in official university records.

Matthew Penza Jul 31, 2017 at
2:10 PM EDT
Former Mizzou instructor Melissa Click ordering a student journalist to vacate the scene of a 2015 protest. Former Dean of Student Life Janna Basler was filmed shoving another reporter at the same event.
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Mizzou cuts ties with admin who accosted student journalists

A second University of Missouri official who was filmed partaking in the school’s infamous 2015 protests is reportedly no longer employed by the institution.

Shannon Spada Jul 31, 2017 at
11:46 AM EDT
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VIDEO: Campus Correspondent Marina Jaimes on Fox News

 Ever heard of "Cognitive Privilege?" 

Cabot Phillips Jul 31, 2017 at
11:34 AM EDT
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Trump supporters 'not welcome,' says new UCF 'Diversity Chair'

Conservative students say UCF's newly-appointed “Diversity Chair” has a history of hostility toward Donald Trump supporters.

Adam Sabes Jul 31, 2017 at
11:01 AM EDT
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Labor activists hold conference to 'strengthen the resistance'

Female labor activists gathered recently at UMass-Amherst for a four-day, bilingual conference to “build solidarity and strengthen the resistance.”

Neetu Chandak Jul 31, 2017 at
9:57 AM EDT
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Prof: 'Cadre of militant LBGT students' drove me to resign

An art professor says a “small cadre of militant LBGT students with an authoritarian agenda” created a “toxic environment” that forced him to resign.

Toni Airaksinen Jul 28, 2017 at
4:09 PM EDT
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Profs: Dems reviving 'false narrative' of GOP racism amid defeat

Dr. Carol Swain says efforts to “delegitimize” Trump's victory as a form of racism are just a repeat of the “Southern Strategy” myth she recently debunked.

Anthony Gockowski Jul 28, 2017 at
3:01 PM EDT
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UMich hiring admin for 'cultural appropriation prevention'

The University of Michigan is looking for someone to clamp down on “students of concern” and “enact cultural appropriation prevention initiatives.”

Adam Sabes Jul 28, 2017 at
11:14 AM EDT
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