HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Minnesota legislation takes on ‘intellectual bullying’ on campus. “A Republican state senator in Minnesota is proposing legislation to ensure that public colleges and universities adhere to their constitutional obligation to allow freedom of speech on campus. Show More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Former prof recounts her ‘escape’ from political correctness.
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Diversity efforts cost NC universities nearly $17M per year.
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: What students know that experts don’t: School is all about signaling, not skill-building. “The main reason firms reward education is because it certifies (or “signals”) brains, work ethic and conformity. It’s therefore sensible, if unseemly, for students to focus more on going through the motions than acquiring knowledge. Almost everyone pays […]
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: UW-Stout students must appreciate ‘social differences’ to graduate.
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Universities Are Using Disguised hecklers To Shut Down Free Speech. Just as those opposed to a speech cannot lawfully stop it by engaging in illegal conduct – everything from shouting it down to engaging in rioting – schools may not use the threat of wrongful conduct by one group as an […]
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Dartmouth student accused of ‘violence’ for op-ed on diversity. Cost of Attending Dartmouth: $72,853 per year.
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Northeastern prof says he ‘wouldn’t mind’ seeing Trump dead.
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, MANDATORY-INFLATING EDITION: New Mexico considers forcing students to apply for college. “Two state legislators in New Mexico are looking to make high school students submit a college application in order to graduate. Students who do not wish to file an application–which costs $25 at the University of New Mexico–would have to […]
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LEGAL EDUCATION EDITION: Paging Professor Kingsfield.
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Is Half of College Education Wasted?
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LEGAL EDUCATION EDITION: Would A Federal Student Loan Overhaul Bring Down Law School Tuition?
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: VIDEO: Law prof: says Department of Justice a ‘shthole.’ More than a dozen of students and professors blasted the Illinois College of Law last week, labeling it a “shthole” for hosting an event that featured a Department of Justice official. According to the school’s calendar, the college of law sponsored last […]
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Nebraska pres of AAUP resigns amid pressure to support embattled lecturer. “The American Association of University Professors Nebraska state president resigned after only one month due to pressure to support a lecturer who harassed conservative students on campus last year. Show More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Kenyon professor calls off original play about cultural insensitivity amid criticism that it’s culturally insensitive.
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, DIVERSITY PROBLEM EDITION: Dems took 100% of donations from Williams College in 2017: Not a single employee of Williams College donated to a Republican in 2017, though $25,000 was donated to Democrats...
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: VIDEO: Students hate Trump’s SOTU…before it even happens! Related: Yale student says classmates insist on ‘leftist viewpoints.’ “A Yale University student recently criticized her peers for shunning ‘alternative voices’ after she was ‘roasted’ for defending British-Indian novelist Salman Rushdie in class. Show More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Rankings Scandal Unfolds At Temple Business School. “U.S. News has announced what may be the most egregious case yet: Temple’s online MBA has been ranked #1 for the past four years, based in part on its reporting that 100% of its entering students took the GMAT. Only 20% of its 2017 […]
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: UConn offers counseling, restricts access to Shapiro event. If you treat conservatives as an invasive species, you’re not really promoting the “diversity and inclusion” you’re always yammering about: YAF...Show More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Students earned $11/hour to complain about Halloween costumes.