A ‘fat studies’ course at Oregon State University alleges that ‘weightism’ is a social justice issue and cause.
Topic: Campus Reform
Two Penn State professor published an article and said that the immigration-themed ads in the 2017 Super Bowl were “assaults on Trumpian ideology.” Seems a bit late to publish this in August, when the Super Bowl was in February.
Vassar College’s new student orientation features diversity-promoting workshops, such as LGBT themes and social justice issues.
What is a ‘feminist ethnographer’? A Grinnell professor is teaching a course about “American whiteness” and will probably tell you why she used this description for herself.
“Weekly discussion groups” are the new safe space for overweight LGBTQ students at Montclair State University.
New School in New York issued a guide that told professors that they could create “environmental microaggressions” if they assign books written by “white cisgender” male authors.
Southern Methodist University changed its decision and now will allow a 9/11 flag display in a prominent part of campus.
A day off to see the solar eclipse? That’s an idea that spurred some students at Missouri State to ask for a day off from classes.
The fight for desegregation is appearing to reverse on college campuses, with one proposal at North Carolina State University of creating housing only for “women of color.”
Micro aggressions could be running amok in grades K-8, warned college professors.