Three decades of affirmative action laws and court rulings designed to give more minority students the chance to earn a college degree got mixed reviews from a panel of experts.
With race relations on American campuses already poisoned by ill-conceived attempts at “diversity” such as the University of California at Berkeley (UCB)’s “Tunnel of Oppression,” an author making the rounds of American colleges and universities threatens to increase the dosage.
Sex education materials up for review this fall by the Montgomery County Public School Board of Education are riddled with inaccuracies, charges Henrietta Brown. A former member of the county’s Citizens Advisory Committee on Family Life and Human Development
Once again, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill stands accused of discrimination against a Christian student group.
Veterans of Democratic presidential administrations outnumber officials who served in Republican cabinets by lopsided margins.
In our experience, college administrators frequently engage in doublespeak, speaking out for academic freedom while actively suppressing it.
We’ve discovered that most college students can find a local variety of the educated dunce at their own institutions of higher learning.
We have found professors who offer novel reasons to blame America and Israel for terrorist acts committed against those two countries.
Despite the problems of today’s world, the state of American youth is “upbeat.”
The U. S. government is finding it easier to find visitors to the United States traveling fraudulently on student visas.
Not since the Norman conquerors of England published their laws in French, for an English-speaking nation, centuries ago, has there been such contempt for the people’s right to know what laws were being imposed on them.—Thomas Sowell
For years, America has bought into the idea that college degrees are not only badges of honor but must-have tickets that miraculously open doors for the recipients and practically guarantee lucrative careers.
Until recently, campus roommates were a non-negotiable item for incoming college freshmen.
The Los Angeles Times is facing a boycott from the city’s teachers union after publishing a study that analyzed the effectiveness of over 6,000 elementary school teachers.
While baby boomers are still the driving force that controls America’s cultural and spending habits, when it comes to preferred methods of communication, they are pathetically out of the loop.
One wonders sometimes if America would prosper if Academia didn’t.
It turns out that the revised standards are even much milder than what was left in place.
The research shows liberal political bias at American University based on the school’s faculty, student organizations, and administrative policies.
In a coordinated move by state and Federal officials and advocacy non-profits, Maryland may soon hold preeminent status as the most environmentally friendly state in the nation.
Ever since the oil spill disaster occurred in the Gulf of Mexico, the issue at hand has been the long-term and near-term effects of this on local residents, local businesses, and the South’s economic hit, Nick Loris of the Heritage Foundation said at the Bloggers Briefing there on August 10, 2010.