Every time I teach our ANT2511 - Introduction to Biological Anthropology course, I include a fill-in-the-blank question on one of the last exams that reads as follows:"List one thing you learned this semester about biological anthropology...Show More Summary
Everything is a race issue these days, even if it’s not. Gibson’s Bakery has stood proud, serving delightful baked goods to the students of Oberlin College in a century-old business
A government watchdog is urging the Education Department to resume the process of forgiving student loans for tens of thousands Americans who were defrauded by for-profit colleges. In a report … Click to Continue »
An Ohio bakery has filed a lawsuit against Oberlin College and its dean for slander, after the establishment was branded as “racist” after three black men assaulted the shopkeeper and were arrested for attempting to steal wine. The men...Show More Summary
Jon Meis, a student security guard stopped a lunatic from killing more people on his college campus.
A young college student named Kyle wrote to me recently. His story is remarkable.
by Dan Savage So this op-ed by an administrator at Williams College... I recognize myself in [today's students]: intellectually adventurous, skeptical, newly aware of life’s injustices. They’re also different from me in many ways: less Grateful Dead and Dead Kennedys, much more technology. Show More Summary
This was a great year of reading for science nerds. The book options included a novella about an out-of-this-world college student, a tale about life in the sunken New York City of the future, and astronaut Scott Kelly's memoir about his year in space. Show More Summary
Dispute began in November 2016 when three black Oberlin students were accused of stealing wine from Gibson's Bakery
College Republican discusses the experience on 'The Story.'
Drew Anthony raised enough money in a single opera performance to pay for a year of college tuition. After hearing his story, several prestigious universities have tapped him for spots at their school.
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: The Atlantic: The World Might Be Better Off Without College for Everyone: Students don’t seem to be getting much out of higher education. Somebody should write a book about this problem.
Students at Oberlin College have long enjoyed pastries, bagels and chocolates from Gibson's Bakery, a century-old, family-owned business near campus. That sweet relationship has turned bitter amid hotly disputed accusations … Click to Continue »
Prof. Alice Michelle Augustine is back at Lehman College in the Bronx, encouraging students apply for fellowships and other special honors.
DISPATCHES FROM THE EDUCATION APOCALYPSE: Lorde of the Flies: Why College Students Reject Reason. Meet the poet who championed subjectivity and what is now called ‘intersectionality.’ Related:
Students deserve the chance to try out ideas without incurring the wrath of the entire internet.
Boston College literally shot the lights out against Duke.
An idiot Islamist ATTENDING COLLEGE at Penn State University sent terrorist threats to conservative activist and investigative reporter Laura Loomer on Monday night. HAltarakmah is a student at Penn State University. Islamist “HAltarakmah” contacted Laura Loomer on Twitter to mock the US and US soldier deaths. Show More Summary
(University of Illinois College of Engineering) Excitonium has a team of researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign... well... excited! Professor of Physics Peter Abbamonte and graduate students Anshul Kogar and Mindy...Show More Summary
Student leaders at Concordia College in Moorhead have censored prominent conservative speaker Ben Shapiro. Specifically, they have voted to rescind funding for Shapiro’s speech which had previously been approved back in November as my colleagues Kim Hyatt and Patrick Springer report in the Fargo Forum. The cost of the speech was $7,080. A vote of...