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James Comey

James Comey Faces Protest During Howard University Speech

Former FBI director James Comey, who became a prominent figure during the events of the 2016 presidential election and who had been dismissed by...
uncle sam

Young Conservatives of Texas ‘Uncle Sam’ Vandalized By Anti-Capitalist Group

The University of Texas at Austin chapter of Young Conservatives of Texas has promised to file a report against a left-leaning, anti-capitalist group that...
cross

UPDATE: Attorney General May Represent East Central University Over Cross Censorship

In a follow-up to a story that came out over the summer, a small chapel found on East Central University in Oklahoma has sparked...
University of Wisconsin

VIDEO: University of Wisconsin Denounces ‘Headless Cop’ Video

A group of students from the University of Wisconsin-Madison produced a video depicting the symbolic beheading of a police officer that has since been denounced...
Actress Janine Turner

Actress Writes Op-Ed Defending Educating Children About the Constitution

Janine Turner is an actress, known for her work in the early 90's series, "Northern Exposure," but in recent news she was become better...
princeton

Princeton Students Make Rogue Website After Campus Newspaper Censored

In the professional and academic world, people often sugar-coat their personal beliefs, religious and political, to avoid being treated differently because of it. This...
New York

How New York Schools Show Errors of the ‘Completion Agenda’

NEWS Many college students in upstate New York often leave college before finishing their degrees, which is already going to be troublesome for those who...
white people ally week

Ohio State Hosts ‘Tips and Tools for White People’ Workshop

For part of its “Ally Week of Action,” Ohio State hosted a workshop called “Interrupting Racism: Tips & Tools for White People,” among other...
quiz

This Sociology Course Offers Extra Credit ‘White Privilege’ Quiz

HIGHER EDUCATION When in college, given that just one project or test could determine if you pass or fail a class, especially when it can...
free speech

Study Suggest College Students Becoming Hostile Towards Free Speech

CAMPUS CULTURE The right is often accused of blindly using the expression "free speech," regardless of the legality on either point, to justify whatever they...

University President Hosts ‘Black Meals’ W/ Cotton Stalk Centerpieces

A university president from Lipscomb University in Tennessee, Randy Lowry, has come under fire for hosting a dinner for African-American students that featured soul...
acid attack france

France Acid Attack Results in 4 Injured American Students

Four American college students from Boston College who were enrolled in international programs have been attacked with acid at a train station in Marseille,...
technical workforce program

California’s Technical Workforce Program Help Students Get $18/Hr Jobs

Community colleges within California are starting to take on measures to help their students find $18-an-hour jobs with a new measure called the Strong...
palestine

Students for Justice in Palestine Chapter Calls For Violent Action

HIGHER EDUCATION The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign chapter of "Students for Justice in Palestine" recently hosted an event where they called for violent action...
video games

Varsity Video Game Teams Becoming Prominent on Campuses

It seems that there are variously weird ways for people to pay for college these days. Become a human guinea pig. Join the U.S. Air...
chelsea manning harvard rescind

VIDEO: Harvard University Rescinds It’s Invitation to Chelsea Manning

After it had recently been announced that former acting CIA Michael Morell would be leaving his position at Harvard University due to their recent appointment...
matt bevin jobless

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin Advises Universities To Cut Jobless Programs

The Governor of Kentucky, Matt Bevin, has come up with a solution to public universities in his state not being able to ensure their...
gender quota

Professor To Fight University’s New Policy Imposing ‘Gender Quota’

George Washington University's international affairs school, the Elliot School of International Affairs, has announced a new policy that will impose a gender quota on...
maryland

VIDEO: A Maryland City Council Expands Voting Rights to Noncitizens

The city council and mayor of College Park, Maryland, has decided in a vote that noncitizens, which can include, undocumented immigrants, student-visa holders and...
naples

President Trump Will Visit Naples During Trip To Survey Hurricane Irma

President Donald Trump has said that he will visit Florida this Thursday in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, similar to the two trips Trump...
drug addict overdose

Drug Education Now a Requirement for Maryland Schools

Last year, over 2,000 people, said to be a record-breaking number, died of drug and alcohol overdoses. To address this, legislators in the state...
Utah

Utah School: Making ‘Numerous Complaints’ Can Get Students Reported For Bias

When enrolled at a college, a mistake you might not usually notice can get you into trouble. It gets worst at a university in Utah. You...
political

Student Political Groups at U of Wisconsin–Madison Join Forces for 9/11 Memorial

In an act of student solidarity, the political College Democrats and College Republicans of the University of Wisconsin–Madison came together to honor those who lost...
Ohio University

Ohio University Bans Protests Inside Campus Buildings With New ‘Freedom of Expression’ Policy

Ohio University has recently announced a decision to ban protests inside campus buildings, a decision that has been called the “Freedom of Expression” policy. The...
flags

CMU Republicans Pay Respects to 9/11 Victim With 3,000 Flags-Display

To honor those who lost their lives in the September 11 attacks in 2001, the College Republicans at Central Michigan University have planted small...
9/11

John Jay College Will Host 9/11 Exhibit Through December

The John Jay College of Criminal Justice, a senior college of the City University located in Midtown Manhattan, New York City, will host an...
faust

‘CBS This Morning’ Praises Harvard University President Drew Faust For ‘DACA’ Statements

While appearing on CBS This Morning earlier this Friday, hosts showed where they stood on the issues and they praised guest Drew Faust, the president of Harvard...
start-ups

Six Start-Ups That Want To Help You Pay For College (Including One Meant Post...

High school graduates have found an unexpected ally when it comes to finding the financial aid they need to go to college, even when...
Irma

South Georgia College Campuses Preparing for Hurricane Irma By Evacuating Thousands of Students

As Hurricane Irma is set to hit shortly after the events of Hurricane Harvey, Georgia college campuses are preparing for the storm, with at...
Catholic

Democrats Criticize Trump Nominee For Being Catholic

"Tolerance." During a confirmation hearing for 7th Circuit Court of Appeals nominee Amy Coney Barrett, who had been nominated by President Trump, various Democratic figures...
Americans

Poll: Americans Losing Faith in College Degrees

A new survey coming from the Wall Street Journal and NBC suggests that Americans are losing their faith in higher education from just four...
murray

Harvard Students Protest Charles Murray Speech

Libertarian scholar Charles Murray appeared at Harvard College past Wednesday night with a speech entitled “Coming Apart: Isolation of Elites & How Trump Became...
job

5 Misconceptions College Grads Have About Job Hunting

We've all heard how college degrees do not guarantee a person a job as much as they used to, although the exact reason for...
due process

Due Process: Survey Says 3/4 of Top Schools Don’t Have It

The American legal system has some basis in the concept of due process, something reflected in the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments to the United...
chabad

150 Students From Different States Volunteered in Houston During Labor Day Weekend

On Labor Day, many people enjoyed taking a day off to relax with family, catch up on extra work, or simply do whatever keeps...
Tennessee shooting

One Person Injured In Shooting at Tennessee State University

According to officials, one person has been injured during a shooting in the parking lot of a Tennessee State University campus dormitory. The shooting...
ohio lawmakers

Ohio Lawmakers Propose New Act to Allow Controversial Speakers

In today's political climate, it seems like campuses censoring or cancelling controversial speakers are becoming a dime a dozen. Now, however, Ohio lawmakers are...
scans

Four Phishing Scams New College Students Should Try to Avoid!

September marks the start of the school year for many students (unless of course you were taking summer courses); so it pays to be...

University of Texas Grad Student Arrested for Assaulting Reporter During Protest

A University of Texas graduate student has been charged with assault and bodily injury after he had attacked a reporter from the student newspaper,...

Private University Pledges to Give Hurricane Harvey Survivors Scholarships

Franklin Pierce University, a private university in New Hampshire, has announced that it intends to give free tuition and accommodation for 20 students who...
Michigan

U of Michigan To Hire ‘Bias Incident Prevention and Response Coordinator’

The University of Michigan is willing to pay $50,000 for a position called the Bias Incident Prevention and Response Coordinator, who it is hoped...
student loan debt

Student Loan Balances Rise to All-Time High of $1.4 Trillion

For today's college graduate, finding a job is more than just a way to join the human equation, it now has a direct purpose,...
devry official trump

Trump Hires Former DeVry Official to Lead Fraud Enforcement

A former DeVry Univeristy official, Julian Schmoke Jr., will head the Department of Education's enforcement unit after being selected by the Trump administration. 'Achieving student...
berkeley shapiro

YAF Will Help Pay for Ben Shapiro to Speak at Berkeley

The conservative organization Young America's Foundation has announced that it will pay for a $15 K security fee that Berkeley College asked of its...
building

Black and Hispanic Groups Get U of Florida to Take Down Integrated Building

The United States is filled with people from various backgrounds and histories, and while it is good to have a healthy respect for your...
black minds matter

Even Liberals Oppose San Diego State University’s ‘Black Minds Matter’

San Diego State University will host a new course based around the 'Black Lives Matters' movement, but it has already received criticism from both...
essay

5 Tips for College Applicant Essays from a Harvard MIT Graduate

Applying for college is undeniably a nerve wracking decision, but you can always learn from those who came before you, while keeping in mind...
overparenting children

Former Stanford Dean Warns About the Danger of Overparenting Children

Children should always be respectful of their parents and guardians, at least as much as they deserve, but it is a two-way street. Parents...
harvey victims

Trump to Hurricane Harvey Victims: ‘We Are One American Family’

President Donald Trump will travel to Texas this Tuesday to visit areas that had been affected by Hurricane Harvey, and has addressed the devastation...
oxford professor bo rothstein

Oxford Professor Resigns Because School Supports President Trump

In today's political climate, it seems that many people are willing to take various action to showcase their political stances, but would you even...
stephen king

Boston Scholar Accuses Stephen King of ‘Hegemonic Masculinity’

Stephen King is known to be something of a liberal, what with his social media posts concerning President Trump and even blocking him from...
Flag

Alabama HS Students Make Comparison Between Confederate and LGBTQ Flag

When it comes to controversial images and censorship, it is often forgotten that things can go both ways. An icon that has positive associations...
Catholic

Statue of American Catholic Saint Vandalized with Swastika in L.A.

In the ongoing conflict with statues, especially coming out near news of a Catholic school censoring statues of Jesus and the Virgin Mary, a...
race

Dartmouth College Offers Race-Specific Student Advising Programs

New Hampshire's Dartmouth College now offers "student advising" programs that are said to be focused on specific races. In fact, the school offers three...
new jersey stockton

New Jersey University Removes Controversial Bust of Founder

Stockton University has removed a statue bust of its namesake due to the ongoing controversies over statues sparked by the Charlottesville attack and the...
ebay paypal

FBI Affidavit Claims eBay and PayPal Used in 2016 Terrorist Case

According to an FBI affidavit, ISIS had used websites like eBay and PayPal to send money to terrorist groups within the United States, in...
brandeis university

Brandeis University Forced to Close Over Threatening Emails

Brandeis University had closed its campus this past Wednesday after the school received threatening emails. The school fortunately reopened later that afternoon The university's campus in...
white texas

Texas Will Host an Honors Seminar Course on ‘White Privilege’

The Texas-based Sam Houston State University will offer a course in its upcoming fall semester that will that will focus on the concept of...
leader letter

CR Leader Receives Death Threats Over Letter Following Barcelona Attack

At the San Diego State University, a letter written by the school's Republican Club asking the Muslim Student Association to make a statement denouncing...
james comey

James Comey To Appear at Howard University For a Series of Lectures

The former FBI director who became a controversial figure within the 2016 election, James Comey, is expected to give a convocation address at Howard...
columbus statue

Columbus Statue May Be Removed Under NYC Mayor’s New Proposal

New York City mayor Bill de Blasio has announced a proposal that will consider removing a statue of Christopher Columbus, and this may extend to...
egyptian

University Cancels Ancient Egyptian Themed Party After Complaints

The University of Michigan's Delta Sigma Phi chapter had been planning a party with a "Nile" theme, but it was ultimately canceled due to...
losing weight

Bradley University Project Claims ‘Losing Weight’ Can Be Dangerous

A project coming from a Bradley University Women's Studies course has come out to claim that losing weight can be "dangerous." The site does make...
editors

College Editors are the New Unpaid Intern, Even at High-Profile Companies

In the ongoing debate concerning minimum wage, one group that seems to be conveniently ignored are unpaid interns, who have all the responsibility of...
eclipse

How Colleges are Celebrating Today’s Eclipse

Across the United States, a total eclipse can be seen across the United States, not that we recommend anyone actually trying to see the...
banzhaf

Professor Suggests ‘White Working Class Studies’ Course

John Banzhaf is a public interest law professor at George Washington University Law School, and he has developed the reputation for being an activist....
Chinese

Cambridge University Press Removes Articles Due to Chinese Censorship

With censorship even affecting publications in different countries, Cambridge University Press, which is based in the United Kingdom, has given into pressure from the...
North Carolina

North Carolina Student Arrested For Vandalizing Local Statue

Many students throughout the United States are asking for statues representing Confederate leaders to be taken down, but at least one decided that she...
terrorist

BREAKING: Two Dead After Potential Terrorist Attack

Police in Finland are currently investigating a mass knife attack that occurred in the city of Turku late Friday, believing that it was a...
false rape claims

Woman Charged With Felony For Making False Rape Claims

Even in an age where an assault victim could risk expulsion over false accusations and poor investigation, a Michigan woman learned the hard way...
veterans benefits

Veterans Get Expanded Benefits for College Under ‘Forever GI Act’

Military veterans who are interested in going to school will now get expanded college assistance under legislation signed into law by President Donald Trump. There...
disabled lawsuit

Judge Approves Lawsuit of Disabled Student Falsely Accused of Rape

An expelled Drake University student who had been forced out of the school over false accusations of assault, made by someone who had later...
free speech facebook

University Cancels Free Speech Panel Amid Facebook Protests

Now, at times, the answer to promoting free speech isn't increasing censorship, but a university recently cancelled a panel on that very subject in...
campus bias

This University Has 87 Different Ways To Fight ‘Against Bias’ on Campus

The modern American college has made a name for itself by fighting perceived biases, but how many methods are needed to accomplish that goal?...
online course

Online Program to Provide (Almost) Free Tuition for Freshman

Without question, one of the biggest issues with going to college is finding some way to afford it. A new online program will offer...
school rescind

Rescinded By College: How to Avoid Losing Your Spot at School!

They say there is no such thing as security, and when you finally get accepted into the school of your dreams, you can often...
pence bullying

Student Bullied by Classmates After Photograph with VP Mike Pence

A student at a private women's college found herself the victim of bullying and harassment after a photo she took with Vice President Mike...
UCLA Professor

UCLA Students Rally to Support Terminated Professor

A terminated UCLA professor known for his communications lectures, and for publicly advocating the importance of free speech, has filed a grievance with his...
confederate flag

Professors: Lack of Education is Behind the #NoConfederate Controversy

Two academics, Kelley Fanto Deetz of Randolph College and Al Brophy of the University of Alabama, have come up with a simple explanation for...
GMU

Fired Professor Fights School’s ‘Extreme P. C. Agenda’ After Termination

A fired professor has decided to fight back against her former school's "extreme political correctness agenda" that she believes cost her employment. The professor, who...

NYC School Publishes List of Ways You Can Commit ‘Microaggressions’

The New School, a university in New York City, has published a list of "microaggressions," with even normal sized seats being a problem. Reportedly, 'microaggressions'...
racism posters

University of Utah Under Fire For Racist Posters on Campus

Controversy had arisen concerning the University of Utah after two racist posters, which have since been removed, had been posted around the campus. The posters...
Canada

International Students Favor Canada Over U.S. Schools

American universities are known for hosting a good number of international students, but a close neighbor is starting to take the country’s place as...

Recent Grad Gets 100 Days in Jail For Registering Deceased as Democrats

If you don't want to end up in jail, it's usually good advice not to commit fraud. In the end, the lies eventually catch...

Stanford University Course Will Study Abolishing ‘Whiteness’

During the upcoming fall semester, Stanford University will reportedly offer a course called "White identity Politics," leading to the study, and hopeful abolishment, of...

Senator Ben Sasse: Young People Need to Get Their Hands Dirty

Ben Sasse was a college president who became a United States Senator, and he has come up with the perfect solution to help America's...

Pew Survey: Republican Views on College Have Changed

Parents might be turned off from sending their children to college due to conservative suppression on American campuses, according to a recent study. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_PCOrAMycEA A survey,...