Student Describes Sexual War Zone on Campus
A University of Michigan sophomore and self-described feminist has published a devastating critique of the “liberated” sexual culture on campus.
Suzy Lee Weiss writes in the New York Daily News:
During the first six weeks of my freshman year, I ...
Seattle's New $15 Minimum Wage
T.J. Jan, a student at Seattle Pacific University, weighs in on his city’s huge minimum wage hike from $9.32 to $15, and explains why students and recent grads are likely to be hit hard by the sharp increase.
Black Studies Prof. Threatens to Send Conservative Students Home 'In a Body Bag'
There’s your everyday run-of-the-mill liberal bias on campus.
Then there’s this:
SANTA BARBARA – Alice Gilbert can vividly recall her first day of class last fall in a black studies course called “The Obama Phenomenon” offered by Professor Otis ...
College Offers 'Theology of Harry Potter'
In her feature story this morning for The College Fix, Samantha Watkins reports on the latest course of dubious value to come out our nation’s universities:
“The Theology of Harry Potter” is a religion course recently offered at Centre ...
Pro-Life Group Denied Funding at Yale
Jennifer Kabbany reports for The College Fix:
A pro-life group at Yale University was denied campus support from the Ivy League institution’s campus-based, student-run service organization, a decision made by secret-ballot Wednesday after Choose Life At Yale was given ...
Students Demand Arrest of Condi Rice for War Crimes
Self-proclaimed “radical” students at the University of Minnesota are demanding that campus police arrest Condoleezza Rice when she visits campus for a guest lecture tomorrow.
Members of Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) at UofM accuse the former Secretary of ...
Harvard Professor Claims Jesus had a Wife
Mrs. Jesus Christ is the latest rage at Harvard Divinity School.
Harvard professor Karen King has doubled down on her claim that a papyrus scroll she discovered that refers to Jesus’ “wife” is an authentic, historical, fourth century document.
Pro-Life Students Labelled 'Domestic Terrorists' at UC Santa Barbara
Pro-life students have been labeled “domestic terrorists” at UC Santa Barbara.
UCSB student Austin Yack reports the latest in his feature story today for The College Fix:
Pro-lifers who display graphic images of aborted fetuses to tout their message are ...
Black Republican 'Shatters Stereotypes' at U of Wisconisn
Julian Bradley, age 33, is a rising star in the Wisconsin Republican party. He also happens to be black. Bradley recently gave a talk at the University of Wisconsin about the evolution of his political views. He grew up in “a ...
Cal State Makes Race/Ethnicity Class Mandatory
What do you do when student interest in your Ethnic Studies classes wanes? Lobby university administrators to make classes in your department mandatory for all students!
That’s the solution Ethnic Studies professors at Cal State came up with.
Surprise! Yet Another Hate Crime Turns Out to Be a Hoax
We’ve seen this kind of story so many times by now:
The Grand Valley State University student who found racist graffiti on her dorm room door’s whiteboard in mid-February is the same person who put it there, police ...
Lesbian Professor Experiences Radical Conversion to Christ
In today’s feature story at The College Fix, Samantha Watkins reports on the remarkable story of Dr. Rosario Butterfield–a former radical lesbian, leftist professor whose life was changed after she embraced the living Christ:
In a talk for ...
Cornell Offers New Instruction on Sexual Bondage, Sadism & Masochism
Cornell University, a supposedly elite Ivy League institution, is offering a new workshop for students called “Introduction to Kink,” which will feature instruction on sexual bondage, sadism & masochism.
Some Cornell students have even said they hope these events will help ...
Sex-Assault Case Leads to Suspension of Entire University Hockey Team
The University of Ottawa is reeling after the entire hockey team was suspended in the wake of allegations that multiple members of the team participated in a “gang” sexual assault of a young woman.
The alleged victim reportedly isn’t ...
Army Veteran Arrested for Turning His Back on Hillary Clinton at GWU
An Army veteran who was arrested for turning his back on Hillary Clinton in an act of protest has filed a lawsuit, claiming he was “brutalized” in retaliation for his peaceful demonstration.
Andrew Desiderio reports in today’s feature story ...
U.S. Colleges Allowing Chilean Communist Radicals to Teach Students
¡Viva la revolución!
Chilean communist-anarchist revolutionaries are currently touring the U.S. to teach American students “radical student activism, student organizing, and sharing their experiences in building an anti-capitalist student movement,” according to a description of the tour.
University Takes Money From College Republicans, Pays for Gay Rights Festival
Student government leaders took away nearly half the College Republicans’ budget at Old Dominion University–on the basis of a technicality.
And the student government official responsible for taking the money is using the same pool of funds to pay ...
Black Student Group Accuses UCLA of Racism
A group of students calling themselves “The Black Bruins” has released a flurry of accusations against UCLA, claiming that the school is riddled with racism and lacks diversity.
At least one student there isn’t buying it. UCLA student Josh ...
Why College Meal Plans Are like Obamacare
College meal plans are notoriously bad–much like Obamacare.
Josh Kaib of American University explains what the two have in common in a wonderful feature story today at The College Fix:
It goes a little something like this: Students are ...
Dinesh D'Souza vs. Bill Ayers
In his first public appearance since being indicted on alleged violations of campaign-finance law, Dinesh D’Souza went head-to-head with Obama pal and former Weather Underground terrorist, Bill Ayers.
At one point during the debate, a Vietnam Veteran rose to ...
College Offers Full-Credit Course on Beyoncé
Did you miss Beyoncé’s strip-tease performance at the Grammy’s on Sunday? Don’t worry! To catch up on all the latest Beyoncé news and gossip, all you have to do is drop by Rutgers University.
Rutgers now offers ...
With rising public concern about the safety of football and long-term health impacts of concussions, many say the sport is simply too violent, too dangerous. In view of this rising concern, Andrew Desiderio, a student at George Washington University, has ...
University of Nebraska Bans ‘Offensive Speech’
“We pledge to remove derogatory terms from our vocabulary.” So declared the student government of the University of Nebraska.
Andrew Desiderio reports on this latest attempt to implement sensitivity speech codes in his feature story today at The College Fix.
Fake Hate Crime Exposed at Vassar College
Another liberal college student has been caught perpetrating a series of fake hate crimes–this time at Vassar College.
It’s not like we haven’t seen this before.
Why do these phonies keep trying to pull the same stunt ...
New Obamacare Ads Depict Women as Ditsy and Dumb
Liberals love to tell us how devoted they are to women’s equality. Why is it then that we always find them engaging in the most demeaning kinds of political propaganda, aimed at women? (Remember “Life of Julia” anyone?)
Bill Ayers: Didn't Think Obama Connection 'Would Blow Up Like This'
Former Weather Underground terrorist Bill Ayers addressed students at the University of Chicago on Wednesday, admonishing them to “try to be moral people.”
Charles Rollet of The College Fix was on hand for the speech. Ayers sought to ...
GSW Professor Bashes Ted Cruz
A Georgia Southwestern State University professor sent an e-mail to students bashing Senator Ted Cruz and telling students the Texas senator doesn’t care if children suffer. The professor, Dr. Gary Kline, is chairman of the political science department at ...
Trayvon Martin Case Proved It's 'Legal to Hunt' Children, Univ. Official Says
A University of Maryland official sent an email to students, telling them that the Trayvon Martin case proved that it is “it is legal to hunt down and kill American children.”
He also said that gun owners and gun manufacturers ...
Scholar Says Republicans 'Want Kids to Die'
Ben Smith, a student at the Unviersity of North Carolina, reports that scholars told students that Republicans are eager to harm black women and also “want kids to die.”
You can’t make this stuff up.
Makes one wonder — do ...
9/11 Memorialized on Nation's Campuses
Across the nation, students are holding vigils today in honor of the victims who perished on 9/11. Kara Mason reports for The College Fix:
Most of today’s college students were in elementary school on Sept. 11, 2001, and for many of them, ...
Prof Says Republicans are 'Dying Whites' who 'Raped' the Country
Michigan State professor William S. Penn opened the first day of class with a bang, telling students that Republicans are “dying white people” who “raped this country” and suppressed the black vote, according to Campus Reform.
It’s worth noting ...
Virginia Tech Prof. Argues Against 'Support Our Troops'
Virginia Tech professor Steven Salaita has “grown fatigued of appeals on behalf of the troops,” and has written an article informing us that “troop worship is trite and tiresome.”
It’s so hard for professor Salaita becuase “in addition to ...
Students Say They Would Gladly Die for Their Liberty
Have you ever wondered if the current generation of young people has the resolve to defend our nation’s liberty?
Have you wondered if they have what it takes?
In a story up today at The College Fix, Christopher White ...
University Buys Bullet-Proof White Boards
Remember when chalk boards and white boards used to be used for instructing students? Now they are being used to stop bullets.
Officials at the University of Maryland, Eastern Shore, are spending $60,000 on bullet-proof white boards with the aim of ...
Journalism Degrees -- A Thing of the Past?
Jenn Kabbany at The College Fix asks if journalism degrees are becoming obsolete.
As you might suspect, professionals in the field and professors in the field differ on that question.
2+2 = The Founding Fathers Were Racists
A new book entitled Rethinking Mathematics aims to help teachers incorporate left-wing political ideology into their math lessons. In one example, the book suggests presenting math poblems that involve calculating how many of America’s founding fathers owned slaves.
No Joke: Humor Can Help Conservatives Reach the Youth
In today’s feature story at The College Fix, Haley Littleton of Colorado Christian University says that sometimes a little humor can go a long way toward making a serious political argument:
When Republican activist Caleb Bonham wanted to spread ...
DOE Lawyers: 0 Republicans, 47 Democrats
Republicans appear to be a scarce commodity among the attorneys who work at the Department of Education. So scarce, in fact, that there aren’t any.
Feminine Titles for Male Professors
“Madam professor, your mustache is so dashing.” That’s the sort of conversation students at the University of Leipzig will soon be having with their professors.
After a vote of the German university’s governing board, all professors, including male ...
The GOP's Problem with College-Age Voters
Emily Yavitch, a student at San Diego State, writes today at The College Fix about the GOP’s problem reaching college-age voters. The crux of her message? Republicans need to get smarter when it comes to the use of technology, ...
B.A., With a Sex Change on the Side
Once upon a time college was for things like learning and job training — shaping of the mind. Nowadays, you can get so much more — like shaping of the genitals. Gender-reassignment surgery is the latest luxery item to be added to ...
Hamas Student Union: Jews are Trash
Islamic extremeists have been known to incite riots and carry out violent attacks and assasinations when Mohammed is depicted in cartoon form. Amazing how much more open to the principles of free speech and expression they become when it comes ...
First Lady to College Grads: Prepare for Disappointment
First Lady Michelle Obama picked up an honorary doctorate at Eastern Kentucky University this week. She also gave the commencment address. One particular line in her speech caught my ear: “How are you going to respond when you don’t ...
Stephen Hawking Backs Academic Boycott of Israel
In a Hardwire post I examine the latest high-profile academic to join the “Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions” movement — in this case, famous author and physicist Stephen Hawking. Hawking pulled out of an academic conference in Israel, where he had been scheduled ...
Robert, there are a lot of ways to slice and dice the statistics, made more complicated by the fact that many cases go unreported. And there are odd anomolies. For instance, the study you cite that shows college-attending women are ...
After Boston, Should We Revoke Student Visas?
Senator Rand Paul suggested in a letter to Harry Reid that we should.
But is that really a good idea? I don’t think so. Maybe I’m being idealistic, but I’d like to think that our student-visa program ...
The Commencement-Speaker Litmus Test
Every year about this time we begin our fun annual tradition of CCSCs — Conservative Commencement Speaker Controversies!!!
The first I’ve heard of this year is reported by Swarthmore College student Danielle Charette:
After weeks of intense and sometimes personal ...
Students Who Hate the Hook-up Culture
Random hook-ups, or spending every Friday night alone — for many students, those seem like the only romantic options in today’s college culture. But some students who want more out of their relationships are searching for ways to push back ...
College Hosts Masturbation Tutorial Inside Church
On Wednesday Allegheny College presented students with a masturbation how-to session in its memorial chapel. “Sometimes it can be difficult finding your G spot by yourself, because it involves inserting a finger,” said one of two sex experts who spoke ...
Calling all Future Journalists
The Student Free Press Association is offering paid summer internships at some of the top publications in D.C. Application deadline is February 15. Students interested in a journalism career –stand up and be counted!
Women's College Revokes George Will's Speaking Invitation
Syndicated columnist George Will was scheduled to speak this year at Scripps College, a women’s liberal arts college located in Southern California. But his invitation was withdrawn after he published a column in June on feminism and sexual assault ...
You’ve undoubtedly heard of the latest liberal buzz phrase on campus: “trigger warnings.”
The idea is that you ought to warn sensitive students that they are about to hear words that could make them uncomfortable in the classroom–words ...
Christian College that Canceled Charles Murray Digs in Heels
Azusa Pacific University came under intense scrutiny these week after it canceled a scheduled talk by Charles Murray of the conservative American Enterprise Institute.
Dominic Lynch of Loyola University of Chicago reached out to APU for his feature story this ...
Pro-Life Signs Vandalized at George Washington Univ.
A pro-life display was defaced and then thrown away by unknown vandals at George Washington University.
Andrew Desiderio reports for The College Fix:
“The vandalism is a poor reflection of the student body’s claimed tolerance,” freshman Tory McClintock, deputy ...
Catholic Univ. Drag Show Features Transvestite Dressed as Satan
Jennifer Kabbany reports for The College Fix that “A two-hour drag show hosted recently at the Catholic University of San Diego ended with a devilish finale–its transvestite host came onstage in a long black robe and horned headdress.”
Students Disappointed to get Chris Matthews as Commencement Speaker
When they heard that MSNBC anchor Chris Matthews would deliver the commencement address at their graduation,students at Ohio State University were short on enthusiasm:
Jennifer Kabbany reports for the College Fix:
“I saw it was him and I was ...
Judge Awards Embattled Christian Professor $50,000 and a Promotion
Jennifer Kabbany reports the latest news from the case of Mike Adams, a conservative professor who claims he was denied a promotion because of his outspoken political and religious beliefs:
A U.S. district court judge on Tuesday ruled that ...
Introducing: The Jesus-Free Speech Zone
You’ve probably heard of campus free speech zones. But what about the Jesus-free speech zone?
Officials at Thomas Nelson Community College have come up with an entirely new speech zone concept!
What am I talking about? In his feature ...
College Offers 'The Sociology of Miley Cyrus'
We have a new winner for Dumbest College Course of All Time award.
Presenting, “The Sociology of Miley Cyrus”
Yes, it’s a real, full-credit course, offered at Skidmore College, which is among the most expensive colleges in the nation.
Georgia Bans E-Cigarettes on Campus Statewide
Taking a page out of the Michael R. Bloomberg nanny-state playbook, the state of Georgia has banned all smoking of any kind on public campuses statewide. Incredibly, this ban not only applies to traditional cigarettes and cigars, but also to ...
Christian Professor Denied Promotion
University of North Carolina-Wilmington associate professor of criminology, Mike Adams, has been fighting for promotion to full professor for years–an effort he says has been thwarted by opponents of his outspoken Christian faith and political conservatism.
It’s been ...
University Offers Lectures on 'Queering Christianity'
In today’s feature story for The College Fix, Alexandra Desanctis reports on a new program at the University of Kansas:
“There is nothing wrong with being queer and Christian.”
That’s the premise behind “Queering Christianity,” the overarching Ecumenical ...
After Republican-Bashing Video Goes Viral, Professor Bans Taping in Class
Jennifer Kabbany of The College Fix reports today about the backlash a student is facing after he taped a radical leftist lecturer and released the video to the public:
Exactly one week after an 18-year-old University of Wisconsin-Whitewater freshman’s ...
Columbia University has called in the emergency diversity squad after a sorority hosted an Olympics-themed costume party featuring students dressed as members of various nations.
You can guess what happened next.
Christopher White reports for The College Fix:
The Feb. 22 ...
Duke Student Who Turned to Porn to Pay Tuition Turned Down Full Scholarship at Vandy
A Duke University freshman going by the name “Lauren,” has been making headlines this week after she was outed as a porn performer. “Lauren” started performing in porn videos, so she says, because her family was faced with a crushing $60,000...
Racial Activists Threaten 'Physical Action' at Dartmouth
Dartmouth College student Sandor Farkas reports on a new push for reparations at the school:
A group of disgruntled students at Dartmouth College sent an 8-page protest letter to leaders of the Ivy League institution Monday calling for reparations for ...
UC Berkeley Exposes Elementary School Children to Sex Games
In an exclusive story today, The College Fix reports what happened when hundreds of school children as young as ten toured the campus of UC Berkeley. It happened to be during the university’s recent celebration of “National Condom Week.”
Internet Post on 'How to Rape' a Female Student Rocks Dartmouth College
Sandor Farkas of Dartmouth College reports on a scandal that has shocked students and administrators at Dartmouth College:
In an online post full of graphic sexual language, an anonymous individual with a Dartmouth email address “named the student and went ...
Students Film 'Feminist Porn' in Columbia Univ. Library
Feminists at Columbia University have filmed a “feminist porno” film inside the university library. The 3-minute film includes topless women kissing, smearing eggs on each other, smacking each other with riding crops.
Coco Young, a student who was formerly a ...
Pat Robertson Joins the MOOC Revolution
Pat Robertson’s Regent University has just launched a new free online educational platform — a Christian alternative to open-source academic sites such as the Harvard-backed EdX and its rival Coursera.
Calling it “A Christian MOOC,” dean of arts and sciences ...
More College Presidents Join the Millionaire's Club
These days, it really pays to lead a “nonprofit” university:
An unprecedented 42 private-university presidents made more than $1 million in 2011.
Topping the list is Robert Zimmer, president of the University of Chicago, who raked in a whopping $3.36 million that year.
Do Animals Deserve Personhood?
Do Animals Deserve Personhood? That was the question asked at a conference held at Yale over the weekend. Featuring a collection of gender theorists, philosophers, and psychologists, the conference — entitled “Personhood Beyond the Human”– provided a forum for academics to ...
Conservative Latino Student Called a 'Traitor to His Race'
Leftist groups are smearing and threatening a conservative Latino student, after he attempted to organize a controversial event to bring attention to the issue of illegal immigration. Students at the University of Texas had planned to host a game called “...
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan's Racially-Charged Remarks
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan dismissed growing protests over the federal government’s Common Core curriculum, attributing pushback against the curriculum to disgruntled “white suburban moms” whose children aren’t “as brilliant as they thought they were.”
Duncan, formerly CEO ...
Introducing: 'Secular Safe Zones' on Campus
The latest innovation from our nation’s liberal secularist campuses? Secular Safe Zones!
Because, you know, our campuses are so hostile to secularism (cough, cough).
Samantha Watkins reports for The College Fix on a national effort to “create safe spaces” ...
Patrick Seaworth is a student who recently transferred from Ohio State University to The King’s College in New York City. After two months at King’s he writes about the stark contrast between the two institutions:
As a student ...
Black Republican Professor Speaks Out
Marvin Scott, a sociology professor at Butler University and a two-time candidate for Congress from Indiana, has lived a double life — quiet about his political beliefs on campus and outspoken about them elsewhere.
“I live a chameleon life. I live ...
How Obamacare is Harming Students
How is Obamacare harming students? Just ask Mary Porter of East Central Community College:
When Mary Porter enrolled last year at East Central Community College in Rolla, Mo., she landed a job at a fast-food restaurant and worked full-time for ...
Feds Give Universities $8.9 Million to Shill for Obamacare
“Universities across the country have received a portion of the $67 million in health insurance marketplace ‘navigator grants,’ given out to provide Americans face-to-face help with signing up for Obamacare’s new programs,” Michael Cipriano of American University reports for The ...
University Says Conservative Women are Unimpressive, Unworthy
Ben Smith, a student at the University of North Carolina, reports for The College Fix today on a troubling turn of events in Chapel Hill.
The student government has denied funding for two prominent conservative speakers, saying neither woman would ...
The Academic War on Capitalism
Stanford University attracted widespread criticism this past spring when it axed the class entitled, “Moral Foundations of Capitalism,” despite the fact that the class was popular among students.
As it turns out, however, Stanford’s move is indicative of a ...
Notre Dame Launches Gay-Friendly Campus Campaign
Notre Dame has launched a new campaign that aims to provide support for the campus’ “Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered, and Queer” students.
The university, which is a Catholic institution, operating under the umbrella of the church, has permitted student groups ...
Liberals Caught Red-Handed in Another Hate Crime Hoax
In case you’ve missed it, Chuck Ross of the Daily Caller News Foundation has a great story out today, revealing the truth behind the alleged “hate crimes” at Oberlin College that made national headlines earlier this year.
The N-word, ...
The Frontiers of Academic Freedom
The professor behind a controversial class at Pasadena City College dedicated entirely to porn launched a Twitter rampage on Friday. Professor Hugo Schwyzer confessed to having sex with students in his class, and to using his class to meet porn ...
Student Defends Hillsdale College President Against Allegations of Racism
Members of the Michigan Department of Education are bending over backwards to take offense at comments Hillsdale College president Larry Arnn made recently during a hearing. Meanwhile, Hillsdale student Spencer Amaral has written an article exposing just how ridiculous Arnn’...
College Republicans Denied Admittance to Obama Speech
President Obama was bound to receive a warm response from the audience attending his speech at the University of Central Missouri yesterday — because some students who disagreed with him weren’t allowed into the building.
Christopher White of The College ...
The End of Unpaid Internships?
A federal judge has ruled in favor of two student interns who worked on the set of the movie “Black Swan.” The judge said Fox Searchlight Pictures should have paid the interns for their work, since it had no apparent ...
Pope-Mocking Nude Student Gets an Indulgence
She made headlines earlier this year for parading around the campus of Carnegie Mellon Unviersity, dressed as the Pope form the waist up. From the waist down, there was naught but her skin. And she had shaved her pubic hair ...
Atheist Group Attacks Professor
An atheist group called the Freedom from Religion Foundation has called for an investigation into the teaching of a professor at Ball State University. Apparently the group is arguing that it was unconstitutional for a physics professor to suggest there ...
Princeton’s President on Gun Violence
The College Fix reports on the latest from Princeton:
Princeton University has declared gun violence a ”public health epidemic.”
“In the context of public health, an epidemic is what we face,” said Princeton University President Shirley Tilghman last week.
Female Cadets at West Point Secretly Filmed in Shower
A disturbing scandal has erupted at our nation’s most prestigious military academy.
The March to MOOCs Continues
Yale finally jumped on the bandwagon today. By joining up with Coursera, Yale becomes one of the last of the nation’s leading universities to join the online, open-source education movement.
Big changes are coming, folks.
Is law school sexist? Or, to pose the question another way, is the Socratic method employed in many law-school classrooms sexist? Some folks are making that argument.
According to the Harvard Crimson, “Among the top students in their graduating classes, ...
Catholic University Hosts Drag Show
So this happened . . .
SAN DIEGO – The University of San Diego – a large, private Catholic college – hosted a drag show in its campus theater Thursday night, prompting a protest by students and local residents who called the event an aberration to ...
Rape Prevention Is Not a Liberal Issue
SUNY Geneseo professor Theodore Everett stirred up a high-octane campus protest and a 1,600 signature-strong online petition condemning him for a lecture he delivered last night entitled “Against Sexual Assault Awareness.”
“Sexual assault is receiving too much attention relative to other ...
Tsarnaev’s Facebook, YouTube Accounts
Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was reportedly a student at UMass and Dartmouth, and graduated from a Cambridge public high school in 2011.
Here’s some additional info gleaned from his Facebook page:
- The page indicates that Tsarnaev’s account ...
Liberals' Gender-Neutral Housing Crusade
Yale senior Alec Torres has written an article arguing that gender-neutral housing puts women at greater risk of sexual assault. Academic officials who embrace gender-neutral housing are putting politics ahead of student safety:
The argument usually runs that to separate ...
KKK Hood . . . or Blanket?
Oberlin College, once named the third “most liberal college in America,” made national headlines on Monday after someone reported seeing a “KKK figure,” wearing a robe and hood, near the college’s African Heritage House.
Although there were no cell-phone ...
Female Murderers: Agents of Gender Equality?
When you spend a lot of time reading and writing about higher education, as I do, you get used to crazy. But this one still managed to get my attention.
In a bizarre videotaped rant, Ohio State professor Randolph Roth ...
Yale University is suing its own graduates for unpaid student loans — in this case special Perkins loans designated for low-income students.