Notre Dame University decided to cover its murals, which display the colonization of the Americas by Christopher Columbus, after student activists criticized the murals for its depiction of colonization of Native American lands.
Georgetown University students could approve a new mandatory fee, meant to repay descendants of slaves that the university sold in 1838.
A Christian student group at the University of Iowa won a lawsuit against the university over unfair standards applied to them, but not other student groups.
The Virginia Democratic Party scandal regarding the use of blackface has upset students and faculty alike at George Mason University, which led to the university holding an event so students could vent their feelings and emotions.
Ben Shapiro, a conservative commentator, was disinvited from a Christian university, but after public outcry, the university invited him back.
A law professor at George Washington University was critical of sororities at his university for offering stress balls and other de-stress techniques to its female students.
A city college board had reinstated the recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance, after public outcry, forced the board to reconsider banning the recitation.
Two visiting professors at Scripps College praised Venezuela’s despotic and socialist leader, Nicolas Maduro.
A new app developed by university researchers aims to help teachers eliminate their “implicit biases” about students.
The University of California-Santa Barbara is looking to hire a new LGBT coordinator to promote its LGBT Center and activities, which could pay $57,000 a year.
Harvard University removed a portrait of one of its previous presidents because the university felt one of his proposals was offensive and merited his portrait’s removal.
A pro-life, Christian speaker claimed she was disinvited from a debate on abortion because of her Christian beliefs about human sexuality.
The Pride Center at Oregon State University opposed the addition of a veteran student group to an open lounge area in the university, but quickly deleted their social media post after criticism arose.
A Canadian university canceled a speech by a former Muslim speaker, who is now atheist, after the New Zealand terrorist attack on at least one mosque. The reasoning was the university wanted to be sensitive to the post-attack sentiments of others.
Two state legislators in New Jersey do not want the Mark Twain book, “Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” to be used in schools due to the use of the N-word.
According to one professor, the Disney children’s movie “Moana” portrays rape culture.
A former fact-checker at the New Yorker will be teaching a journalism course on the far-right. However, this journalist resigned after falsely accusing a government agent of being a white supremacist.
A fellow at the University of California-Berkeley wrote an essay that took issue with the university’s censorship of his writing and research. Ironically, he is a fellow at the university’s free speech center.
The Framers of the United States of America believed property rights is an essential human right, which was what a scholar at the Heritage Foundation noted this past week.
A private Catholic university in Ohio is proposing disciplinary actions against faculty members who are anonymous sources in the media.