Academic jargon is hard to understand, but one academic noted that the insider terminology does not help students progress in their fields of study.
Monthly Archives For May 2017
Ole Miss will keep its status as a NCAA championship host, despite protests from the NAACP.
‘Clock Boy’ Ahmed Mohamed made headlines in 2015 when he brought a clock to school, which school officials mistook for an explosive device. Now, two years later, his family’s lawsuit against the school district was tossed by a judge.
School choice advocates are now on the school board in Los Angeles, California, a win for parents and students.
Harvard’s library waived their overdue book fee since it would stress students out. Huh?!
Cal-State Northridge professor David Klein runs a NASA-funded climate change center and happens to be anti-Israel with his ties to the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement.
Princeton held a Hispanics-only graduation for graduates of the Carl A. Fields Center for Equality and Cultural Understanding.
Vice President Mike Pence spoke about free speech and differing opinions at Notre Dame, yet 100 students out of over 3,100 walked out in protest of Pence and Trump.
Liberals outnumber conservatives by large margins when it comes to commencement ceremony speaking gigs.
Laura Kipnis, the college professor who was investigated for writing an essay, is now being sued by a student who started the Title IX investigation against a colleague of Kipnis’s.