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Just before noon last Wednesday, more than a hundred Princeton students began a sit-in in the office of the university’s president, Christopher Eisgruber. The president’s office is in Nassau Hall, which is directly across from the front gates leading onto the campus. Show More Summary
STUART TAYLOR: A Little-Understood Engine of Campus Unrest: Racial Admissions Preferences. Why are some of the most privileged students in the nation plunging into a racial grievance culture and upending their campuses as though oppressed by Halloween costumes they don’t approve, imagined racial slights, portraits of Woodrow Wilson, a tiny handful of real racial epithets, […]
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When Demitrios Bekas finished high school back in the 1974, he had a burning desire to start his own business. But his parents didn’t share his passion; they had other plans for him. “Go to college and get me a degree,” his father repeated every single day at the dinner table. [...]
A group of Princeton University students sent a letter this week to Christopher L. Eisgruber, the school's president, asking to meet with him so they can argue in favor of keeping Woodrow Wilson's name on various campus features -- pushing back against recent protests at Princeton that argue Wilson, a former U.S. Show More Summary
Partygoers, ages 12 to 14, got high in defendant's residence NOVEMBER 25--A Texas mother charged with hosting a marijuana and beer party for a group of middle school students told police that she “thought for minute that it was a bad idea” to provide Pot, Beer Mom read more
As a fourth-year medical student in a sub-internship in internal medicine, I have something that no doctor in America has. I have as much time as I want to spend with my patients. Don’t get me wrong, I am still a student. I’m still paying hospitals to let me be there, and I only have […]
Nobody ever wishes they'd slept more during college. @RedBullORL @jluddd pic.twitter.com/0Ul9FvtGme — Sean Murphy (@air_murphy) September 10, 2013 "Nobody ever wishes they'd slept more during college," assert Red Bull posters plastered...Show More Summary
A college football tradition turned tragic early Wednesday morning when an unidentified Ohio State student went into cardiac arrest shortly after jumping into an on-campus lake as part of the Mirror Lake jump, an annual tradition held...Show More Summary
This weekend, there was a serious social media incident at a school nearby. It involved a hacked Instagram account, children who were too young for the use of Instagram anyway, and parents behaving poorly. The incident caused me to reflect on my own and my children's impending use of social media. Show More Summary
From his bedroom in North East England, Kane Robinson ran a music forum for 12,000 enthusiastic indie fans. But did a uni student with no prior convictions really deserve two years in prison?
If the ABA waits too long to act, we will end up with yet another group of students in 2016 being set up to fail.
By MICHEL ACCAD, MD Dear medical student, I am honored by the opportunity to offer some advice on how to safeguard your professional career in a treacherous healthcare system. I will not elaborate on why I think the healthcare system is “treacherous.” I will assume—and even hope—that you have at least some inkling that things
A young man died after joining in an Ohio State University annual ritual in which students jump into a frigid campus lake to celebrate an upcoming football match, school officials said on Wednesday.
Sabillasville Elementary School in Maryland held a 50th anniversary celebration last week. For some reason, Bob Kells, pastor at Weller United Methodist Church, was invited to speak to the students.Take a wild guess what happened!IfShow More Summary
It’s come to the point that every successive incident is more cartoonish than the one before. This week the University of Ottawa suspended a yoga class designed for handicapped people because the university’s student federation was afraid...Show More Summary
A Chinese woman is taking her country’s government to court over textbooks describing homosexuality as a “psychological disorder.” 2015 Renmin University manual Student Psychological Health calls homosexuality a “sick addiction” along with “tra… Read The post Student Sues Chinese Government Over Textbook Labeling Homosexuality a ‘Sick Addiction’ appeared first on Towleroad.
Of the demands being made by protesters in the current wave of unrest on American campuses, some no doubt are well grounded and worth considering. Some of them, on the other hand, challenge academic freedom head on. Some would take control of curriculum and hiring out of the hands of faculty. Show More Summary
Every law student reacts to finals in their own way. Some wear their pajamas to the law library for a week or two. Some start mysteriously loosing hair. Some sit and cry silently in bathroom stalls. And some, it turns out, fake their own kidnappings.......