The James G. Martin Center ran a piece on defending Western civilization by ensuring that Western intellectuals and their books are taught in higher education.
Topic: Western Civilization
Student Activists Unhappy over Western Civilization Curriculum due to Ignoring ‘Voices of People of Color’
The Western civilization curriculum must better represent the “voices of people of color,” claimed ‘Reedies Against Racism’ student activists at Reed College.
Catholic Professor Under Attack for Opposition to Identity and Diversity Movements
A Catholic professor at Providence College said that his colleagues disapprove of his disdain of the leftist identity political agenda on college campuses.
Western Civ in the Crosshairs—and A Glimmer of Hope
Editor’s Note: This piece originally appeared on the website for the Center for Vision and Values at Grove City College. Students at Indiana University-Bloomington recently went into panic mode at the sight of a Dominican…
Stanford Students Reject Western Civilization Requirement for Graduation
Campus Reform reported: Stanford University students rejected a resolution during their spring election that would have brought Western Civilization courses back to their curriculum. Only 14 percent of the student body voted in favor of…
Stanford Western Civilization Graduation Requirement Proposal Still Under Fire
From the College Fix: Should Stanford University require the study of Western Civilization to earn a diploma? Last week a student petition asking Stanford University students to put to a vote that question passed the…
Stanford Students Argue over Petition to Make Western Civ Classes Mandatory
Stanford University students are divided on whether there should be a requirement to take two Western Civilization courses at the institution before graduating. Photo by HarshLight