We don’t have to worry about our college graduation rate. We do have to worry about what happens before students get to college.
Our 40th president summed up a problem in American education today in words worth reading, along with one of his simple solutions.
“How come we don’t have an intifada in this country?” asked Dr. Hatem Bazian of the University of California at Berkeley.
A philosophy scholar looks at the current state of academia and offers some suggestions for battling PC orthodoxy.
Although several studies show that today’s students know less than their 1950s counterparts, the number of “A” grades awarded has increased dramatically.
“You are not an individual,” a Georgia Tech student is told by her professor. “You did not make it here on your own, but because of society.”
A Villanova student takes a look at the wave of anti-American propaganda she sees around her.
Mention the classics on college campuses today and you are lucky if you get references to Coca-Cola or cars—and that’s in the faculty lounges and administration offices.
The liberal intelligentsia are doing more to bowdlerize Christianity than anything that was ever done by Caligula. They are just more refined about it.
There is no question that most academicians are liberal acolytes. There is no question that this is true even among so-called religious institutions.