Campus Report’s “Squeaky Chalk” columnist reviews the Summers’ controversy and the war for fun.
You can get an idea of what conservatives on America’s college campuses are up against by looking at a recent want ad posted on the University of Tennessee at Knoxville site.
Darwinism has severe problems in both its validity and its ramifications. But seldom do these problems surface, and rarely are they taught in the educational system.
Religious, Republican, and Libertarian student organizations allow campus conservatives to coalesce; there’s truth to the old adage of strength in numbers.
A new report issued by Achieve, Inc. reveals yet another shortcoming in the education system, the “expectations gap.”
On American campuses, belief in global warming and man’s contribution to it approaches the theological. Actual meteorologists take a more nuanced approach.
From Yale to the University of North Carolina, liberal academia is being challenged by a new generation of conservative leadership.
Recent political losses for teachers unions nationwide may result from past gains made by the associations but could lead to better results in education.
The new year has presented “academic freedom” with a grave new threat. The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education has published its Guide to Free Speech on Campus. The guide gives a shot in the arm, however, to academic freedom.
The study, “A Systematic Analysis of Affirmative Action in American Law Schools,” argues, using statistical analysis, that although total elimination of racial preferences would cause a 14 percent reduction in the number of blacks accepted to law school, there would be an 8 percent increase in the number of blacks actually becoming lawyers.
The tendency of academic elites to embrace America’s enemies is not a new one. Indeed, the academic imprimatur on any person, place or thing should give one pause.
Cheating on tests has reached such epidemic proportions that even the National School Boards Association (NSBA) is taking notice of it.
In my native city of Detroit, Atlas has at long last shrugged.
Elites, particularly academic ones, think that foreign policy is too important to be left to the American public, but the reverse may be true.
A recent study features information on pornography that the average collegiate is unlikely to ever encounter on campus.
You may not want to take medical advice from academics who weigh in on public controversies.
Journalist M. Stanton Evans uncovers Stalin’s Secret Agents in New Deal at Accuracy in Academia author’s night on June 18, 2013.
Our correspondent went to an education seminar and ran into yet another scandal involving the Obama Administration.
“One of the reasons that we’re losing the culture war right now is that indoctrination begins in pre-school and by the time you get to college you’re way out on the fringe.” —Dr. Ben Carson
“You got to know at least as much about the candidates you’re voting for as you do about the candidates on Dancing With the Stars.”—Dr. Ben Carson