At least that’s how a black student, speaking at a College Republican gathering at Stanford, characterized Black Lives Matter.
University Teacher Training Still Obsolete
Economist Walter Williams has called education schools the ghettos of universities and, like some neighborhoods that might be described that way, they resist improvement even when their deterioration is obvious to everyone outside their borders.
NYT Editor To Stanford Students: We’re Biased
It’s academic subscribers may insist that the Grey Lady is neutral but at least one editor at the New York Times knows better and said as much to students at Stanford.
Campus Conservatives Try To Oust Professor
If they succeed, they could embolden others.
Double Standard Stanford Style?
Progressive pedagogues do have high standards…when you attack them. When they’re on offense it’s a different playbook.
Suing for Global Warming
At least one of the scientists sounding the global warming alarm may have found his way out of meticulous peer review: litigation.
Professor Implied It was Racist to say Homework was Easy, then Retracted the Statement
A professor implied that saying homework was easy could be construed as racist, then retracted the statement without an explanation.
Stanford Admitted Student Days Disrupted by Far-Left Students
Protesting students crashed the admitted student weekend festivities at Stanford University.
Academic Intolerance: An Inside View
We have an old Pennsylvania Dutch saying that goes: “Ve grow too soon alt und too late schmart.” Perhaps many college officers feel this way. “Over the years, I have watched a growing intolerance at…
Professor Said Politically Correct Examples Don’t Happen at Colleges
From The College Fix: Psychiatry Prof. Keith Humphreys wrote a post Monday for the academic group blog The Reality-Based Community that takes aim at Conor Friedersdorf of The Atlantic, and later tweeted at the writer and publication to…