Thursday, September 21, 2017

Tag: university

The Top 8 Most Valuable College Majors Right Now

With the amount of money that is spent on college education, students may want to ensure that they are getting a return on their...

Renters Insurance: Why College Students May Need It

It’s the start of a new school year and many students are headed back to campus or they’re in their first year of college....

Parent Gets Revenge on College Student Who Ignored Their Texts

School is in session for millions of students. For many parents, this experience causes excitement- and a lot of worry. Parents who have students...

U of Tampa Fires Professor Who Blamed Hurricane Harvey on Texas...

Follow up After a major backlash, Kenneth Storey, a sociology professor at the University of Tampa (UT), lost his job over statements he made likening...

Colleges Continue to Offer Free Tuition

Over 20 states have started offering statewide “free community-college programs” including Arkansas, Minnesota, Oregon, and Maryland. The first scholarship to cover four years of college...

College Bound: Malia Obama and Tiffany Trump

Former first daughter, Malia Obama, recently moved into her new home at Harvard University as a freshman while Tiffany Trump, daughter of President Trump...

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...

Pensacola Expels Student for Photo with Robert E. Lee Statue

The White Nationalist Rally in Charlottesville ignited controversy after this event brought mayhem and a fatality. Residents of the small town have been reeling...

Freshmen Required to Attend Orientation for “Bias” at Cornell

Cornell University rolled out a new program called “The Identity and Belonging Project at Cornell” designed to help freshman “avoid sanctions for bias activity.”...

Professor Slips Social Justice Education Into Class

Social injustices can happen quite frequently. In order to empathize with those who are oppressed, individuals must be aware of what it is and...

‘Stress Reduction Policy’ Allows Students to Grade Themselves

A University of Georgia professor, Dr. Richard Watson, will soon allow his students to choose their own grades. This fall, his 'stress reduction policy'...

Recommended Read: Time for a Turning Point by Charlie Kirk

With a new school year quickly approaching, it is time to begin preparation for another semester. It is not a secret that being a...

Professor Watchlist Spotlight: Dr. Gregory Vincent

Dr. Vincent is vice president for diversity and community engagement at University of Texas-Austin. On two separate occasions he condemned an affirmative action bake sale as...

Professor Watchlist Spotlight: Dr. James Tracy

Dr. James Tracy is a Professor of Communications at Florida Atlantic University. Dr. Tracy posted video clips, memos, and stories on his own personal blog...

Michigan Offers Free Tuition for Low-Income Students at Middle Class’s Expense

I was one of many University of Michigan students who received an email from Interim Provost Paul Courant this week. The email informed us...

#LetThemF*ckingDie Professor to Resume Teaching

Trinity College President, Joanne Berger-Sweeney, released a statement Friday that Professor Johnny Williams will resume his teaching responsibilities in January 2018. Last month, Williams was...

Columbia University Settles “Mattress Girl” Case

Columbia University recently settled a gender bias lawsuit brought upon by the male involved in the "mattress girl" sexual assault case. A Columbia female...

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...

GVSU Offers Scholarships for Students to Attend ‘White Privilege Conference’

Grand Valley State University is providing scholarship opportunities for students who attend the 19th Annual White Privilege Conference occurring in Grand Rapids, MI in...

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...

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...

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...

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"...

Fordham U refuses demands for ‘trans-inclusive spaces’

Catholic Fordham University in New York has angered students by refusing to openly embrace transgender students and provide accommodations for them. Fordham maintains a policy...

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...

Furman University professors bribed to promote multiculturalism

Furman University recently closed its second annual “Meritorious Awards for Diversity and Inclusion" poll -- but the school is unwilling to disclose the monetary value...

Harvard poll: Millennials hate Trump but love what he’s doing

President Trump has sparked much controversy since assuming the role of the presidency January. No one would be surprised that the majority of millennials...

University of Alaska showcases President Trump beheaded in painting

The University of Alaska-Anchorage recently came under fire for featuring a painting showing a beheaded President Trump dripping blood onto a white pantsuit-wearing Hillary...

(AUDIO) Student Life Director Says Her Own Process Is Slowing Down...

The Turning Point USA chapter at Ball State University is being sent back to the Student Activities Committee to go through the approval process for...

Student Humiliated After Professor Publicly Shames Him For Sharing His Conservative...

Many students feel intimidated to share their opinions in class as professors seek "safe space censorship" over thoughtful discourse and debate. For far too...

Muslim students demand prayer rooms in every ‘major building’

A group of students at the University of Maryland have released a list of 64 action items to make the campus climate friendlier to...

FDA approves drug trials of ecstasy for PTSD patients

According to the New York Times, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a large-scale clinical trial looking into the possibility of treating...

DePaul University designates ‘Post-Election Safe Space’ on campus

DePaul University -- known for banning Ben Shapiro and shutting down a Milo Yiannopoulos event -- may be making headlines again for designating the...

Oregon State University requires students to list an inventory of their...

Oregon State University requires students to list off an "inventory" of all characteristics that contribute to their "white privilege". The assignment was for an...

Tennessee university student government shuts down safe spaces

In a time where universities coddling students is the norm, Middle Tennessee State University is taking a stand on against overly sensitive campus climates. In...

University in California sponsors a ball pit for students to sit...

Students at the California State University–Northridge now get to spend their time big ball pit (also called a “vent tent”) and share hurtful words and their feelings....

Separate but equal: Universities segregate back-to-school events

The Fall semester is in full swing and many universities across the country are taking a different approach to welcoming students -- segregating events...