Purdue University’s Board of Trustees was scheduled to vote on a civic literacy requirement, which opponents called a suppression of academic free speech, in order to counter critical race theory propaganda. The proposal was not…
Purdue Revises Online Writing Guide after Controversy of the Word ‘Man’
Purdue University has an online writing guide which warned students against using the word “man” out of fear that it would offend people and would be considered too sexist, but changed it after it was reported on.
Purdue University Offers LGBTQ Study Abroad to Visit Sex Shops
Purdue University offers a six-credit study-abroad LGBT sex history program in Paris, France and Berlin, Germany, where activities have included visiting sex and pornography stores.
Purdue Professors Unhappy with President’s Acquisition of For-Profit Kaplan University
Purdue University President Mitch Daniels is being criticized by professors and faculty members for buying Kaplan University for a myriad of reasons, as well as being called names.
Purdue Buys For-Profit Kaplan University
Purdue University made a big deal, buying Kaplan University in order to evolve in the online higher education environment.
Purdue Staffer Who Resigned May Sue Pro-Life Group
Jamie Newman, who was the Purdue University staffer that resigned, hinted he would file a defamation suit against the pro-life organization Students for Life. Photo by American Life League
Purdue Staff Member Resigns after Alleged Social Media Rape Comments
From the Washington Examiner: A Purdue University employee has resigned following a deluge of social media comments in which he appeared to threaten to rape pro-life supporters. Jamie Newman, who provides musical accompaniment to Purdue’s…
Purdue University Investigating Alleged Rape Threat to Pro-Life Women by Staff Member
From Campus Reform: Purdue University staff member Jamie Newman has allegedly posted a series of comments threatening to rape pro-life women on Live Action News, the publishing arm of Live Action, a grassroots organization devoted…
Purdue University Eliminates All Free Speech Codes, Earn FIRE’s Highest Rating
As FIRE reported, Purdue is now the leader in promoting free speech on their campus: The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) is pleased to announce that Purdue University has earned FIRE’s highest, “green…