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Ohio State

Ohio State University tells students only whites can be racist

HIGHER EDUCATION Ohio State University held a workshop this past week intended to teach students about "privilege," how to avoid being racist, and how it...
space

5 Tips To Make Your Space More Grown Up

ADVICE It's easy to have a 'college/teen-feeling' space. Poster-adorned walls, cheap string lights, cheesy prints. Honestly, if that's your jam, then go for it! An indie,...
stress

How To Practice Mindfulness Among Stress

ADVICE In this day and age, it's easy to get stressed out and let life just get to you in the worst way. Here's how...
hustle

Your Guide to Side Hustling

ADVICE Maybe you're a student unable to work during school or unable to pick up another job? Your current "hustle" isn't working? Maybe you have a ton...
job

Tips For Having A Job During College

ADVICE Maybe it's a necessity, or maybe it's just a desire you have, but working and having a job in college certainly, has its ups...
fall

The Ultimate Fall Bucket List

CONSERVATIVE LIFE Leaves have started to turn and the mornings have gotten a bit crisper. It's fall. And with Fall, the flannels are broken out, and...
autumn

The Ultimate Autumn Dessert List

CONSERVATIVE LIFE Autumn is the perfect season to make some cozy desserts to share with your friends and family. Apple picking and pumpkin patches provide for...
job

Why You Should Get A Job In College

ADVICE A lot of people will tell you not to get a job unless you have to while you're in college, and for some students,...
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Iowa State Excludes White Applicants From Scholarships

Iowa State University appears to be excluding white applicants from a scholarship offered by the Multicultural Vision Program. The scholarship is awarded to 100...
student safety

Berkeley Professors Are Trying to “Protect Students’ Mental Safety”

In response to the University of California, Berkeley's controversial Free Speech Week featuring Milo Yiannopoulos, Ann Coulter, and Steve Bannon, a group of professors...
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Why It’s Important to Question Your Beliefs

We think we have control over our thoughts, ideals, and beliefs, but the reality is that we do not. Our minds are caught up...
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7 Things You’ll Understand If You’re A Conservative Feminist

OPINION From the outset, the term "conservative feminist" may seem like a paradox. Most people believe that being a conservative and supporting modern feminism are...
right-wing

Prof Tells Students That Right-Wing Terrorism a Bigger Threat Than Islamic Terrorism

Professor Erin Kearns of the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Alabama recently taught students that right-wing extremism in the...
DACA students

Private University Shells Out $10K For DACA Students

In the wake of President Trump's controversial decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, the University of Southern California's student...
healthy

Healthy Tips: 5 Ways to Watch Your Health in College

We've all been there. The library camp out cramming sesh complete with sugary energy drinks, junk food, and unreal sleep deprivation. The freshman fifteen...
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Anti-Israel group pushes Antifa to use violence against Zionists

The Student for Justice in Palestine chapter at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign is stirring up controversy for its adamant equating of Zionism with...
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This Ohio Bill Would Stop Universities From Disinviting Controversial Speakers

A duo of GOP state legislators in Ohio are determined to stop universities from disinviting speakers that have caused an uproar on campus leading...
Bryn Mawr College

Liberal Bryn Mawr College Pays Students $10/hr to Promote Diversity

In an effort to "help the Bryn Mawr College community understand and celebrate its diversity", the college has hired thirteen student "Community Diversity Assistants"...
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College Tips: How to Get a 4.0 GPA This Semester

The elusive 4.0. Every student's dream...some students' realities. It may seem like an impossible or lofty goal, but it actually is very possible. It...
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Berkeley Students Fed Up With Conservative Speakers

Progressive students at the University of California, Berkeley are fed up with right-wing speakers coming to their liberal bastion campus and are holding a...
Rutgers

Rutgers University Set to Host ‘Queer Game Night’

Rutgers University is not stranger to controversy. In the past few months alone, the administration has hired professors to "advance social justice", pressured students...
english

Academic Conference Aims to “Decenter English”

The Society of Social Studies of Science is now determined to "decenter English as the de facto language" of the academic world. The organizers...
milo

Milo Set to Spend ‘Hundreds of Thousands’ on Security for Berkeley Event

Milo Yiannopoulos is slated to headline University of California, Berkeley's "Free Speech Week" event, but that's not without massive backlash, of course. The firebrand,...
morning

How To Be A Morning Person In College

You know that stereotypical college student. The one that stays up until the morning light, playing video games or going out with friends, just...

7 Ways to Help Hurricane Harvey Relief

Hurricane Harvey, now a tropical depression, brought devastating floods to Houston, TX and nearby cities along the coast. Beaumont and Port Arthur saw a...
organized

Must Know Tips: How to Stay Organized in College

I'm sure you know how it goes. You start off the year motivated and excited to beat the hell out of your semester. Hours...
conquer this semester

7 Tips for Conquering This Semester

Gearing up for a new semester is quite possibly one of the best times of year. From football to fresh notebooks, fall semester is...
campus

How To Do It All On Campus This Semester

You know who I'm talking about. That girl that is involved in a dozen campus organization, always seems to be going on exciting adventures,...
date

Can You Date Someone You Politically Disagree With?

Political views, religion, parenting styles — these are all qualities that most singles assume potential partners must share in order to achieve a happy,...
Professor

Signs Your Professor Might Be A Liberal

Walking onto your college campus, you'll feel a massive range of emotions. If you're a freshman, you might be anxious or hopeful. If you're...
books

Here are the Most Important Books for College Students to Read

Lots of people assume that all millennials would rather sit on social media or binge-watch Netflix than crack open any good old fashioned books....
student advising

Ivy League School Offers Race-Specific Student Advising Services

As if one's race should have bearing on their education, Dartmouth College is offering its attendants special racial-specific student advising services. The programs offered...

5 Random Must-Haves for Fall Semester

With a new semester comes new beginnings. Whether you're starting college for the first time, or you're a veteran collegiate, welcome to fall semester! Maybe...
dorm home

How to Make Your Dorm Room Feel Like Home

While college has the potential to be some of the greatest years of your life, adjusting to college life can be a huge challenge....
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Your Guide to Free Speech in College

Perhaps now more than ever, free speech is under attack from the mainstream — especially on college campuses. College campuses have become progressive breeding...
connect conservative

How to Connect with Other Conservatives on Campus

Unless you go to a school known for being conservative like Liberty University, Hillsdale College, or Texas A&M University, you may find it difficult...
Rutgers

Rutgers Law Hires Professors to ‘Advance Social Justice’

Rutgers Law School recently announced the hiring of three new professors with the intentions of advancing social justice at the institution and help students...
yale

Yale Censors ‘Hostile’ Historic Artwork

Administrators at Yale University have recently censored a piece of artwork on campus portraying armed Native Americans and Puritans side by side. This stone...
golden bear

Berkeley Holds ‘Golden Bear’ Orientations for ‘Special Populations’

The University of California, Berkeley held early orientations for specific "special populations" to allow them to move in early to participate in ethnic-based and...
language

Is the English Language Inherently Racist?

Dr. A. W. Strouse, a medieval literature professor at the City University of New York (CUNY), recently lambasted academia's support "Standard American English" in...

UW Seeks Crossroads Coordinator to ‘Serve Students of Particular Backgrounds’

The University of Wisconsin-Madison -- a place of higher education not a stranger to controversy -- is now looking for candidates to fill a...
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Professor Believes Math is ‘Too Masculine’

A professor at Vanderbilt University recently wrote in a scholarly article that he found the field of mathematics to be a "white and heteronormatively...

University to Hire Admin for ‘Cultural Appropriation Prevention’

The University of Michigan is seeking out a new admin to combat "students of concern" and "enact cultural appropriation prevention initiatives." According to a job...

University Offers $500 Scholarships for Social Justice Conferences

Case Western Reserve University is now offering $500 scholarships for students "interested in attending conferences with a focus on social justice" to encourage them...
Social Justice

KU Offers ‘Advanced’ Social Justice Conference

The University of Kansas recently put on a four-day conference for a group of undergraduate students with "advanced experience" with social justice issues. Called the...
Senator McCain Cancer Diagnosis

Professor “Annoyed” at Good Wishes for Sen. McCain

A political science professor at San Diego State University expressed that he was annoyed by all of the well wishes for Sen. McCain after...
Teachers Combat Whiteness in Schools

Teachers Combat ‘Whiteness in Schools’

Columbia University recently hosted the "Reimagining Education Summer Institute" conference this past month. It offered workshops that taught participants how to fight white privilege...
White Priority the new White Privilege

Is “White Priority” the Next Step from “White Privilege”?

A philosophy professor at the University of North Carolina Charlotte argues that white people have a "sense" of importance called "white priority." This essentially...

Professor Resigns After Enduring LGBT Students Harassment

A group of "militant" students drove away an art professor at the School of Art Institute of Chicago through accusations of "racism" and "homophobia."...

Judge Rules Against Professor’s Campus Carry Fears

A Texas federal judge has ruled against a lawsuit put forth by three University of Texas at Austin professors claiming that the law would...

Kent State Holds Auction to Benefit Planned Parenthood

Students and professors at Kent State University recently held an art auction event to raise money for Planned Parenthood. The "You, Me, Us" event took...

UW-Green Bay Launches LGBTQ Certificate to Retain Students

The University of Wisconsin Green Bay has established a "Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Students Certificate Program" in order to stop the mass...

Professor: Kaepernick Could Sue the NFL for Racial Discrimination

Free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick still hasn't found a new NFL team since his departure with the 49ers, but law professors claim that he...

There’s a Socialism 2017 Conference…and It’s Worse Than You Think

Socialism 2017 -- the mecca for leftist activists from all across the country -- is set to take place in Chicago from July 6-9....

University Renews Whites-Only Program for “Examining Whiteness”

Loyola University in Chicago -- a Catholic college -- has renewed a university-sanctioned program open only to white students -- that seems to violate...

Professor: “White People Can Afford to Live Wherever They Want”

Students taking the online course "Wellness Coaching and Communication Skills" at the American College of Healthcare Sciences recently were instructed in a quiz that...

Pro-Palestine Group Praises Eviction of Jews From Pride Parade

Students for Justice in Palestine at Kent State University recently praised the ban of Jews from a Pride Parade near the school because they...

UW-Madison to Spend $46,000 on New “Social Justice Specialist”

Social justice warriors seem to have overtaken the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and it doesn't look like it's stopping anytime soon. The administration plans to hire...

Columbia Lambasts Leftist’s “White Privilege” Rhetoric

Professor John McWhorter of Columbia University argues that "white privilege" and "safe space rhetoric" on college campuses is not constructive. McWhorter stated at the Aspen...

Arizona Upholds In-State Tuition for Illegal Immigrants

Even though the Arizona Attorney General banned the practice of allowing illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition, the Arizona Board of Regents announced in...

Professor: “Racist Hate Speech” Should Be Banned

Laura Beth Nielsen, a sociology professor at Northwestern University, claimed on Wednesday that "hate speech" should be limited by the law. In an op-ed...

Professor: Otto Warmbier Case “Typical of Rich, White, Clueless Males”

A professor at the University of Delaware claimed that Otto Warmbier was typical of "rich, white, clueless males" and "got exactly what he deserved." Katherine...

Student Newspaper Attacks White Students

"If you're white, you're probably racist." Those were the words written in an op-ed by an editor for the University of Alabama's student newspaper. In...

Rutgers Pressures Students to Promote Social Justice

Rutgers University, a place of higher learning no stranger to liberal indoctrination, is now enlisting the help of unpaid students to promote "diversity and...

College Prep Program Forces Students to “Examine Their Privilege”

A college prep event held for Michigan high schoolers hosted by Lake Michigan College required participants to count up how many "privileges" they experience....

SFSU Sued for “Anti-Semitic” Environment

San Francisco State University is being sued for their alleged fostering of an anti-semitic climate...for the last twenty years. The lawsuit accuses the university of...

How the CA Travel-Ban Impacts Students

In case you missed it, Xavier Becerra, the Attorney General of California, recently banned state-funded travel from the state to Texas, Alabama, South Dakota...

Professor: Fraternities “Hoard Power” for “Wealthy White Men”

A sociology professor at Occidental College believes that colleges should ban fraternities because "they are designed to hoard power and influence specifically for wealthy...

University Paying Professors $10,000 to Promote Social Justice

Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH has made its stance on social justice issues resoundingly clear with its new incentive program with a...

Wesleyan to Launch ‘Social Justice” Major

In recent years, a trend toward useless degrees has persisted for millennial college students. However, taking it a step further, Ohio Wesleyan University will...

Professors Denounce Climate Change Debunkers

A new project conducted by professors from around the world has been set in motion to reject articles that debunk climate change by discrediting...

University to Pay Fraternity $400K for Almost Shutting It Down

A jury just found that Wesleyan University President Michael Roth misused his authority to shut down Delta Kappa Epsilon's fraternity house after is didn't...

Professor: American Patriotism is “Drenched in Whiteness”

A University of Florida professor has published a study that claims that the idea of "patriotism" is "drenched in whiteness" and portrays African-Americans as...

Student President Demands Tuition Assistance for Illegals

The state of Arizona is known for its strict anti-illegal immigration policies, and this student body president at the University of Arizona is making...

New UMass Course Teaches “Resistance to Capitalism “

A new course at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst is teaching students ways to resist "capitalism's exploitative practices" and "patriarchal hierarches." The course is part...
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Lawyer who took on UC-San Diego sets sights on Berkeley

Mark Hathaway beat the University of California-San Diego in a lawsuit regarding the university's failure to provide due process to a student accused of...

Should ‘Hate Speech’ be Classified as ‘Cult Activity’?

Should 'hate speech' be classified as 'cult activity'? Students at the University of Maryland seem to think so. Following the murder of Lt. Richard Collins...

University Denies “Official” Relationship with Trans-Hippo Professor

A doctorate student is making waves at the University of Arizona as he claims to identify as a hippopotamus as a social rebellion against...

Illegal Immigrant Students Demand Sensitivity Training

A group of illegal immigrant students at Columbia University has recently published a list of demands that includes "sensitivity training" for all faculty and...

University Contemplates Mandatory Gender Studies Course

The University of California in Riverside is considering implementing a mandatory gender studies course on its campus. The faculty's Academic Senate is weighing the possibility...

School Makes Student Sign Contract to Stop Changing Genders

The insanity of extreme gender fluidity has reached it's boiling point. Administrators at a New York high school are forcing a student to decide their...

Students Launch “Resistance School” to “Fight Trump’s Agenda”

A group of students at Harvard University have recently released a series of four videos that intend to teach students how to "fight Trump's...

Harvard President Criticizes Liberal “Bubble” Campuses

Harvard University President Drew Faust promoted freedom of speech in her commencement address last week. She instructed students not to ignore "hateful ideas" and...

Student President Sues School District Over Free Speech

The student body president at a California high school sued his school district over free speech -- and the district backed down. The student came...

University Trains Students to “Reduce the Impact of White Privilege”

Students at Western Washington University underwent a training to "reduce the impact of white privilege on social and academic relations." As a part of its...

Catholic Colleges Hosted Grad Speakers with Liberal Agenda’s

These twelve Catholic colleges welcomed this year grad speakers that support a variety of liberal initiatives that directly contradict the teachings of the Catholic Church....

University Sued for Lack of Response to ‘Hostile’ Yik Yak Comments

A group of feminist students at the University of Mary Washington recently filed a Title IX lawsuit against their school after the school allegedly...

Why Did Notre Dame Students Walkout on Pence?

Graduating students at University of Notre Dame made headlines on Sunday as a large group of students walked out on Vice President Pence's commencement...

School to Fire Christian Staffer for Saying “I Will Pray for You”

A Maine school system recently threatened to fire a Baptist school staffer for her privately telling a co-worker she would pray for them, so...

University Spends $23,400 to Determine if Buildings Should Be Renamed

Amidst racial tensions, the University of Oregon has caved to liberal pressure and is set to spend $23,400 to determine if the taxpayer-funded university...

Students Demand ‘Tuition Equality’ for Illegal Immigrants

You might be wondering what "tuition equality" is -- because we were too. Apparently, there are people outraged that illegal immigrants don't get to pay in-state...

Protestors Shut Down Immigration Classroom Presentation

Protestors on college campuses have made headlines in recent months for extreme reactions to speakers and conservatism on campus. This time the excessive reaction...

Holy Cross May Change Mascot to be ‘Politically Correct’

The College of the Holy Cross in Massachusetts may not by the 'Crusaders' much longer because of its reminiscence of the Crusades in the...

University of Illinois Spends $60 Million Annually on Diversity

According to a recent independent report commissioned by the university, the University of Illinois spends over $60 million on diversity efforts yearly. The report...

Maryland Forces Students to take Sexual-Assault Training

Students at the University of Maryland starting this fall will be forced to take a 50-minute bystander intervention training -- and be forced to...

Professors Support Free Tuition for Black Students

A group of professors at Western Kentucky University part of the faculty government passed a resolution in support of their student government's demands for free...

Graduates Angered by Being Asked to Stand for “Blessing” at Commencement

Some high school graduates at a Missouri school district commencement ceremony were angered after the superintendent invited the crowd to stand as he gave...

Liberal Law Professor Rejects Claims of Trump Obstructing Justice

Liberals aren't going to be happy about this one. A George Washington University law professor recently rejected any claims that President Trump committed obrstruction of...

Student Pressured to Apologize for Wearing Blackhawks Jersey

A student at Bethel University recently issued an apology for wearing a Chicago Blackhawks sweatshirts to his "Social Perspectives, Human Worth and Social Action"...

Yale dean takes leave amidst racist Yelp review controversy

Dean June Chu at Yale University has been placed on leave after allegedly racist Yelp reviews of local establishments recently surfaced. In an investigation conducted by The...