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Cyberbullied

Melania Trump Cyberbullied Over Her Dress After Anti-Bullying Speech

First lady Melania Trump was brutally attacked online after wearing a hot pink dress to a United Nations luncheon Wednesday, where she delivered an...

5 Things To Remember When Attending A Career Fair

As the school year has begun again, so have career fairs on campus. These are opportunities you should take advantage of, especially while looking...

Obamacare Overhaul Again Counts On 3 Key Republican Senators

The spotlight is on Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine; Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska; and John McCain, R-Ariz., as the Trump White House works to secure support...
morning

Here Are 5 Ways To Become A Morning Person

CONSERVATIVE LIFE Some people are naturally morning-lovers, however, for others like me, that is not the case. I have never been a morning person but knew...
job

7 Interview Tips Every College Student Should Know About

If you're a college student, you're most likely looking for a job or internship in your chosen career field. While the interview process is...
Yale

Yale Moves To Eliminate ‘Freshman’ And ‘Upperclassman’ From Vocab To Be More Inclusive

This school year, Yale University is moving to eliminate the terms "freshman" and "upperclassman," and instead using more gender-neutral terms such as "first year"...
racist

Dem Rep. Says Bringing Up Sen. Scott’s Experience Working At Chick-Fil-A Is Racist

NATIONAL POLITICS Rep. Marcia Fudge (D., Ohio) claimed that Rep. Joe Wilson (R., S.C.) made racist remarks during a House committee debate Wednesday, regarding franchising...
healthy lifestyle

5 Simple Ways To Move Toward A Healthier Lifestyle Right Now

Having a busy schedule can truly weigh you down, whether you realize it or not. Use this simple checklist to move toward a healthier...
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8 Soldiers Injured In Fort Bragg From Training Exercise Explosion

Eight soldiers were injured on Fort Bragg in North Carolina from an explosion during a training exercise Thursday, according to officials. The soldiers are notably...
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‘The Nation’ Piece Links Climate Change Deniers To Murderers

Among Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, climate activists have begun pushing more than ever, and a recent piece in 'The Nation' is saying that climate...
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Texas Professor Resigns From Law Firm After Saying He’d Be “Ok” With DeVos Sexual...

Texas community college professor and lawyer Robert Ranco has reportedly stepped down from his firm after posting a tweet saying he'd 'be ok" with...
post-college

5 Things Seniors Should Do To Prepare For A Post-College Career

The thing that probably scares you most about post-college life is job security. Making that transition from college to the "real world" can be...
Law School

6 Things You Should Ask Yourself Before Attending Law School

Law school is both expensive and a large time commitment, which is why it's vital to ensure that you're going to stick with it....
gang

Portland Police Reportedly Eliminate Gang Database To Avoid Labels

Portland, Oregon officials are reportedly eliminating their database showing suspected gang members to avoid labels which drastically affect minorities. According to The Oregonian, the database,...
gender identity

Government Grants $130K To Study Children’s “Internal Sense Of Gender Identity”

Over $130,000 is being spent on a study conducted by the National Science Foundation to ask children about their "internal sense of gender identity." The...
shoes

10-Year-Old Girl Donates 167 Pairs Of Shoes To Victims Of Hurricane Harvey

A 10-year-old Georgia girl, Brianne Martinez, recently donated a total of 167 pairs of shoes to victims of Hurricane Harvey. Martinez's parents have been saving...
Deputy shot photographer

News Photographer Shot By Sheriff’s Deputy While Setting Up Camera

Local news photographer Andy Grimm was shot by an Ohio sheriff's deputy Monday night while setting up camera equipment, however says he bears no...
homeless

Unidentified Secret Service Officer Provides Meal For Homeless Man Outside Church

An unidentified Secret Service officer was photographed giving a homeless man outside of St. John's Episcopal Church a hot meal Monday night in Washington,...
professional

5 Ways To Improve Your Professionalism In College

While school work can take a lot of time, it is important to keep your professional growth in mind while in college as well....
campus

6 Campus Resources That You Should Use

As a student, you may take a lot of your on campus resources for granted. You pay for them with your tuition regardless, so make...
students dogs

College Adds Safe Space For Students To Play With Dogs and Watch TV

The University of North Texas will be offering three new group counseling services which will include holding dogs, creating de-stressing art, and watching the...
drown

Rainforest Cafe Employee Fired After Saying Harvey Victims Should ‘Drown’

A Rainforest Café employee was fired shortly after publishing a Facebook post, stating that Harvey evacuees who have previously asked for discounts and not...
stress

5 Ways To Successfully Avoid Stress In College This Year

While college can be extremely stressful, the truth is that some students bring it upon themselves. For example, putting off assignments or not taking...
budget

5 Ways to Create and Maintain a Budget During the Semester

Making and saving money can seem nearly impossible during the school year. However, it may be necessary to afford everyday necessities, to pay back...

Professors Ask White Workers Check Their ‘Privilege and Microaggressions’

Two professors at Tarleton State University argue that more needs to be done to combat racism in addition to teaching white social workers about...

Survey: Conservative Students Fear Consequences When Expressing Their Views

A recent poll conducted suggests that liberal college students feel more comfortable expressing their political views on campus over conservative and moderate peers. The survey...

Community College Offers $100,000 Salary For ‘Chief Diversity Officer’

Westchester Community College is searching for a "Chief Diversity Officer," who will start with a salary of at least $102,296 and receive a generous benefits...

Vanderbilt Hosts Workshops To Confront ‘Unconscious Bias’

The Office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at Vanderbilt University will host several workshops this month to educate attendees on "Inclusive Excellence," with the focal...

Maine Grants In-State Tuition For Illegal Immigrants

Illegal immigrants living in Maine recently became eligible for schools in the University of Maine System. The The Bangor Daily News reported that the policy could prompt...

Professors: Remove Trump From Office Due To ‘Alarming Psychological Instability’

Five psychiatry professors from several universities are asking Congress to proclaim President Donald Trump unsuitable for office due to his mental state. Following Trump's election,...
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Professors Create Video Games To Teach Students About ‘White Privilege’

Two Illinois professors are using "social justice video games" created by high school students to teach about "white privilege" and "police misconduct" in their...

Cornell Group Creates App for Illegals to Combat “Wage Theft”

The Worker Institute at Cornell University took part in creating a mobile app which helps illegal immigrant day laborers report "wage theft" and send...

University Charges $250 For ‘Microaggressions Training’ at Orientation

Diversity training is now incorporated into a Frosh Orientation and will cost $250 for freshmen at San Jose State University. The decision to include microaggressions...

Professors Cancel Class For ‘Power And Privilege Symposium’

Whitman College will hold its annual social justice conference, the topic this year being  "power and privilege symposium." The tradition began in February of 2013,...

Seminary Asks People To Look Through ‘White Privilege Glasses’

The Chicago Theological Seminary is encouraging individuals to inspect their privilege by wearing a pair of "White Privilege Glasses." The seminary, which is part of...

University Creates Grant Program For Social Justice Projects

Antioch University Seattle (AUS) has announced a grant program to "encourage recipients to break new ground in the promotion of social justice." The "Bruce and...

MIT Provides ‘Privilege Checklists’ To Students

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has provided "privilege checklists" to students requesting them to accept that being oblivious of their privilege is a form...
carla minnesota

University Teaches Language ‘Through The Lens Of Social Justice’

The University of Minnesota's Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA) will hold a program to teach language "through the lens of social...

Professor Blames Weinstein For Chaos At Evergreen

A Washington professor is accusing Bret Weinstein of being "dismissive" toward concerned students and causing the recent commotion at Evergreen State College. Whitman College professor Christopher...

Professor: Colleges Should Offer ‘White Middle-Class Studies’

A George Washington University Law School professor said colleges should offer "white middle-class studies" or "blue collar studies" during Donald Trump's presidency. The Daily Caller...

Attorney General Steps In to Protect Religious Icons in Chapel

Oklahoma's Attorney General has blocked several attempts to remove religious icons from an East Central University chapel. "My office stands ready to defend the religious freedom...

Professor: To ‘Make America Great’ You Must Be ‘Deeply Invested In White Supremacy’

A University of Kansas professor recently said that those who wish to "make America great" are "deeply invested in white supremacy" and the killing...

Student Thanks “Day of Absence” Professor

A student at Evergreen State student who identifies as "conservative-libertarian" has fled due to the recent controversy surrounding the school that made national headlines. In...

Professor Expresses Dislike For ‘Cis Het White People’

A professor at the University of Hawaii has said in the past that universities should "stop hiring white cis men," and is now conveying...

Professor: Math Skills Are ‘Essential For Social Justice’

A City of New York (CUNY) professor said in an online course that math skills are "essential for social justice." “Quantitative Reasoning (QR)/Quantitative Literacy (QL)...

Popular Conservative Professor Fired with Little Explanation

A conservative professor was recently fired from the University of California, Los Angeles after an "excellence review" was reportedly damaged by "politically-motivated" bias. Keith Fink...

Professor Fired After Saying Warmbier ‘Got What He Deserved’

Officials at the University of Delaware announced on Sunday that an adjunct professor who said Otto Warmbier "got exactly what he deserved" was fired...

University Looking for Social Justice Minister to Coordinate ‘Pilgrimages’

Lewis University is looking for a University Minister to "encourage students to live and understand social justice from a Catholic perspective." Duties of the “University Minister,...

Mizzou To Rent Out Dorm Rooms Due To Financial Blows

The University of Missouri will rent out vacated dorm rooms to make up for recent financial hits. According to a housing request form on the university's website,...

Safe Space Committee to Reduce ‘Homophobia, Transphobia, Heterosexism’ on Campus

The "Safe Space Committee" at Old Dominion University is aiming to acquire an environment of diversity by decreasing "homophobia, transphobia, and heterosexism" on campus. The committee’s...

Students Accuse Professor of Using His Jewishness to ‘Invalidate Claims of Racism’

Students at Evergreen State College are reportedly claiming that Bret Weinstein used his Jewish background to "invalidate the claims of racism being raised against...

Trinity Professor: First Responders Should Let White People Die

A Trinity College professor appeared to support the concept of first responders letting victims at last week's congressional baseball practice shooting "fucking die" because they...

Georgetown To Divest From Companies That Violate ‘Human Dignity’

Georgetown University will begin divesting from companies that are engaged in "abortion services," prospectively having a large impact on the college's investments. A university press release stated...

Brown University to Create ‘Safe Spaces’ For Students to Discuss Privilege

Brown University is hosting a summer course for high school students to educate them on how "the racial hierarchy" and "white supremacy" effect the health...

Professor Blames Scalise Shooting On ‘Trumpism’

Following the shooting of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise Wednesday, a Central Connecticut State University professor is putting the blame on President Trump and...

Professor Encourages Students To “Finish Off” Anti-Sharia Protesters

A Syracuse University professor encourages students and colleagues to help "finish...off" the "fascists" who were protesting against Sharia law. NPR reported that pressure built between the...

UC to Investigate School’s President For Audit Interference

The University of California is examining accusations that its president impeded with a survey of campuses managed by the state auditor. According to a report...

Professor: ‘White Marble’ In Artwork Causes White Supremacy

A professor at The University of Iowa said appreciation of "white marble" used in classical artwork has created "white supremacist ideas today." Professor Sarah Bond indicated...

Professor: ‘Stress’ of Trump Election Will Change Human Evolution

A University of Washington professor indicated that the stress from Donald Trump's election and presidency could produce an "evolutionary consequence." Peter Ward, a professor in...

Colleges Offer Social Justice Programs For High-Schoolers

Several colleges are holding month-long summer programs with the goal of teaching high-school students about social justice. The Social Justice Intensive summer program at Sarah Lawrence College...

Professor Upset Fox News Broadcasted Her Anti-Trump Speech

A Princeton University professor has called off appearances after receiving a negative reaction for calling Donald Trump a "megalomaniac" at a commencement address. Professor Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor...
free speech

States Introduce Free Speech Legislation For Colleges

At least 13 states have either proposed or executed legislation to protect free speech on college campuses. Utah, Colorado, Tennessee,Virginia, and Arizona have passed bills...

Students Demand University ‘Expand The Consequences of Hate Speech’

University of Maryland students have created a petition demanding that the school increase punishments for "hate speech" following a recent tragedy on campus. The Black...

Alumni Request Colleges Become ‘Safe Spaces for Intellectual Diversity’

Middlebury College alumni, now working in academia at the school, are demanding universities to become "safe spaces—for intellectual diversity" following an aggressive disruption of...

Professor: Trump’s “Mental Impairment” a “State of Emergency”

A Yale University psychiatry professor said that President Trump's "mental impairment" makes him unsuitable for an office position. The professor, Bandy Lee, met with Chauncey DeVega to...

Professor Says GOP is ‘Extremist Terrorist Organization’

A San Diego State University administrator described the Republican Party as an "extremist terrorist organization" in a Facebook post. The administrator is Patrick McCarthy, an...

Students Awarded After Mobbing Professor Over Costume Controversy

Two students who mobbed a Yale University professor in 2015 regarding controversy over Halloween costumes have been awarded for "enhancing race and/or ethnic relations." According...

Illegal Immigrant Students Demand Healthcare, Housing from Columbia

Illegal immigrants are requesting free health coverage and mandatory "sensitivity training" for professors and staff at Columbia University. “We refuse to amend or change any...
free speech

Liberals Say Campus Free Speech Center is ‘GOP Safe Space’

A proposal at the University of Wisconsin to create a center for freedom of speech is being ridiculed by liberals as a "GOP safe...
trump daca blunder

Commencement Speaker Tells Grads Trump is ‘Racist, Sexist Megalomaniac’

Hampshire College's commencement speaker condemned President Trump, calling him a "racist, sexist, megalomaniac" at the school's graduation ceremony Saturday. While some commencement speakers this year...

Lawrence University Rejects Recognition for Free Speech Organization

Lawrence University recently rejected a student organization, Free Thought, shortly after some students found a film screening by the group "triggering" due to its support...

College Presidents Refuse to Sign NCAA Diversity Pledge

Both presidents of the University of Notre Dame and Boston College are unwilling to sign an NCAA pledge which applies "ethnic and racial diversity"...

Student Fee’s Raised to Create Scholarship for Illegals

DePaul University is raising student fees to create a scholarship fund for illegal immigrant students. Students recently voted on a student government referendum, led by the Undocumented...

University Funds Pro-Choice Centers, Denies Pro-Life Speaker Fee

Pro-choice centers at California State University received $296,498 in funding, while the Students for Life chapter was simply denied a $500 stipend to fund a pro-life...

Professor to Cis Whites: ‘Your Very Presence is the Problem’

A professor at the University of Hawaii recently said that universities should "stop hiring white cis men" until "the problem goes away." A blog post...

Columbia to Host ‘Multicultural Graduation Ceremonies’

Columbia University will hold six separate graduation ceremonies for students of specific ethnicities and backgrounds this years. All graduating students will attend a main commencement...

SJP at UC-Irvine Shuts Down Pro-Israel Event

The Students for Justice in Palestine chapter at the University of California vastly interrupted and ceased a pro-Israel event, yelling "fuck you" at attendees. This...

Union Plans to Interrupt Commencement

A graduate student union is plotting to interrupt a commencement address at Yale University next week. According to The Yale Daily News, 33 local and...
golden bear

Berkeley Building a $2.7 Million Gender-Neutral Locker Room

The University of California, Berkeley is building a $2.7 million gender-neutral locker room funded by student fees. A press release stated that the new "4,500...

Advisers Hand Out Cultural Appropriation Flyers

On-campus residents at California Polytechnic University received instructions for avoiding cultural appropriation on Cinco de Mayo from their Residential Advisers. The flyers contain two photos,...

University Cancels Republican Senator’s Commencement Address

Texas Southern University cancelled Sen. John Cornyn’s (R-Texas) commencement address following infuriated responses from students regarding the senator's support for the Trump Administration. "Having a...

Sen. Warren ‘Can’t Help’ Making Commencement Speech Political

Sen. Elizabeth Warren gave a commencement speech at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst on Friday, but could not avoid getting political. The senator delivered a...

Professor Says House Republicans ‘Should Be Lined Up and Shot’

A professor at the Art Institute of Washington posted that House Republicans "should be lined up and shot" for recently carrying out the Obamacare-replacement...

CU-Boulder To Create ‘Social Justice Living Environment’

The University of Colorado at Boulder will dedicate of its residence halls to a "Social Justice Living Environment" in the fall. A press release from...

Mandatory LGBT ‘Ally Training’ For Faculty

Clemson University's newly-elected student government President and Vice President have already put forth a proposal for mandatory LGBTQ "ally training" for faculty and staff...

Bill to Protect Students Who Expose Professors

Following the suspension of a student for recording a professor calling Donald Trump's election an "act of terrorism," a new piece of legislation to...

Cornell to Offer Course on Trump’s ‘Xenophobic Nationalism’

Political tensions have grown between students on campus with differing opinions and now it's being taken to an entire new level. Political opinions are being...

Young Americans for Freedom Verbally Abused

High school students associated with Young Americans for Freedom (YAF) were verbally intimidated at an "Affirmative Action Bake Sale" outside the University of Texas at...

6 Ways to Have a Successful Finals Week

1. Condense and compile your notes Looking at all of your notes for the semester can be completely overwhelming. Take time before your finals to...

BDS Resolution Rejected At George Washington University

George Washington University's student government turned down a resolution early Tuesday morning insisting that the school sell its assets connected to Israel. Following four hours...
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Pro-Abortion Professor Says Images of Fetuses Are ‘Child Pornography’

A pro-choice professor at Purdue University accused pro-life organizations of "child pornography" after using images of dead fetuses during a debate. David Sanders, an associate...

Professor at Pomona College to Enroll Students to Class Based on Race

A geology professor at Pomona College says she will give students of color, immigrants, and low-income students priority for enrollment in her class. The course will...

Students Demand College to Revoke Offer to Professor Because She’s White

Students at Pomona College published a letter last Friday to the sociology department demanding administrators to revoke their offer to hire Sociology Professor Alice...

6 Ways to Get Your Life Together Over The Weekend

Weekends are a time to reflect and reset for the week ahead. Instead of spending the entire few days watching Netflix and sleeping until...

Watch: Maine Democrats Laugh About Rising White Male Suicide Rates

Former Maine senatorial candidate Richard Fochtmann was caught on film at an event hosted by the Maine Democratic Party joking about the rising suicide...

Harvard to Change Alma Mater to Be More Inclusive

Harvard University is planning to change its alma mater to veer away from the word "Puritans", a religious reference to those who founded America. "Fair...

Students Assigned to Write 9/11 ‘Historical Account’ from Al-Qaeda’s Point of View

An international studies class at Iowa State University was assigned to write a "historical account" of the 9/11 terrorist attacks from Al-Qaeda's point of...

10 Ways to Improve your LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn has become a necessary networking tool for practically every individual. Your profile will act as an online resume, reaching connections across the nation....

Pro-Life Group Gets Dropped From Women’s March

One day into Donald Trump's presidency, women and men are marching the streets of DC and around the United States in protest. However, apparently...

Violent Protesting Erupts in DC Streets After Trump Inauguration

Protests have been brewing all day, but things are beginning to heat up following the inauguration of President Trump. The latest protest reportedly started before 2...