An Ithaca College student was fatally stabbed after a large fight on the Cornell campus early Sunday morning, police said.
Business Insider recently released its annual ranking of the best colleges in America, highlighting schools that provide a quality education and graduate students on time, set graduates up to earn well-paying jobs early in their career, and create a memorable and enjoyable campus experience. Show More Summary
The University of Chicago has issued a letter coming out against BIG POLITICALLY CORRECT. I think DeLong is right to subject it to “a hermeneutics of derp:” It seems to me more likely than not that John Ellison is not talking to his future students here. It seems to me that he is more likely […]
Last week, I put out a post on social media and kids. Apparently, it was read by more than a couple people. I don't keep track of pageviews or reach here - I have no analytics running on this blog, and while I will talk with people on...Show More Summary
The University of New Mexico has admitted to having a professor who obtained the brains of aborted babies in order for students to dissect them at a summer camp. The students were just in high school when they were given the brains to dissect, and the university has admitted to this. Show More Summary
“It’s not about being a great actor. … It’s about studying craft, deriving a sense of strength from that craft, and feeling that you’ve grown in some way. If students get anything from this program that they can apply to any other aspect of their lives, that’s a huge success for us.”
With a roll of the dice, students decided whether they escaped into the woods or were sent back to the plantation.
Shutterstock Do you have a child approaching or in college? As more than 20 million college students head back to school this year, many will be making what is arguably the most important financial decision of their entire career before they even start: declaring their major. Granted, only about 20% of [...]
AS USUAL, VOX GETS IT WRONG. All the stuff about “trigger warnings,” etc. on campus isn’t a power struggle between faculty and students, so much as it’s a power struggle between faculty and “student life” educrats.
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When Ros Thackurdeen heard about the American student who died on his first night of a study abroad program in Rome in July, it brought back painful memories of what happened to her own son, Ravi. He had traveled to Costa Rica in 2012 for a summer program hosted by Duke University. Show More Summary
The Staatskapelle Weimar suffered a tragic loss yesterday with the sudden and unexpected death of first Kapellmeister, Martin Hoff. Martin was 52 and the cause of death is not yet known. A student in Dresden of Hartmut Haenchen and Siegfried Kurz, he joined the Weimar ensemble in 2004 as a proficient rehearsal conductor, preparing his first […]
The Taliban may have surprised ISIS with a new tactic that’s sure to turn your stomach when you read about it. Members of the Taliban are reported to have beheaded
Empty bleachers and a hostile student body greeted Trump vice presidential nominee Mike Pence in Virginia on Saturday at one of the most religiously conservative schools in the country.
Dear Pamela, Let me start off by telling you that I am a warrior, a protector, and a healer. I am an Army veteran. I’ve worked as an EMT, completed a bachelor’s degree and two years of medical school, plus I’m raising a family. I’ve achieved amazing things, but I have never been defeated like […]
Richard Pérez-Peña, Mitch Smith, and Stephanie Saul, reporting for the NYT: The anodyne welcome letter to incoming freshmen is a college staple, but this week the University of Chicago took a different approach: It sent new studentsShow More Summary
Teen arrested after baby’s body found Teen mom charged in newborn daughter’s death, admits to smothering baby with towel Autopsy showed smothered newborn’s skull fractured around time of death Muskegon High School student faces murder trial in death of her newborn daughter Jessica Brewster pleads guilty to manslaughter for smothering baby Muskegon Co. teen pleads […]
A college professor is going viral this week for shutting down a homophobic tweet from one of his students.
A Georgia teacher is looking at a possible suspension after creating a board game based upon the Underground Railroad that put the only African American student in her class in the position of continually playing a slave. As reported by the Atlanta-Journal Constitution, Delores Bunch-Keemer became...
Following interviews he did with Deadline and Variety earlier this month to address the 1999 rape charges he faced as a student at Penn State University, The Birth of a Nation director Nate Parker sat down with Ebony to candidly discuss topics that included rape culture, male privilege, and consent. ... More »