Tag: College Students

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Camille Paglia: Public Schools Creating Students Who ‘Know Nothing’

Camille Paglia says the current generation of hyper-sensitive, safety-seeking college students was gradually created by the downward spiral of public education that has left them ignorant of history and geography and focused, instead, on viewing America as an evil nation.

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Ends Obama Campus Sex Misconduct Policies

In interim guidance released Friday, U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos ended the campus sexual misconduct policies put forward by former President Barack Obama, stating that, while colleges must continue to combat sexual misconduct on campus, the process must be “fair and impartial,” and inspiring “confidence in its outcomes.”

Three men walk by the University of Nevada, Reno's original administration building, Morrill Hall, on the school quad on Friday, April 29, 2016 in Reno, Nev. The school founded in 1874 is reviewing it's policy on cheating. Teachers at the University of Nevada in Reno say punishment for students caught …

College Students Spend 19 Hours Weekly on Studies, 29 Hours on Leisure

Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ American Time Use Survey from 2003-2014, the researchers found that, on average, the demands of full-time enrollment in college are substantially less than those for either high school or full-time employment.

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University Students Are Unable to Read a Whole Book

University students are increasingly unable to read a whole book as they simply don’t have the concentration spans required, nor are they able to understand complex, nuanced arguments, academics have said. Lecturers at leading British universities are having to actively

Students for Life

Purdue Clears Employee in Rape Threat Investigation Against Pro-Life Students

Purdue University says it “did not find sufficient evidence” to take any personnel action against Jamie Newman, a visual-arts department accompanist and composer who was investigated by the school for allegations of threats of rape against pro-life students and their family members.

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Muslim Students Seeking Permanent Worship Spaces on University Campuses

The national Muslim Student Association is working with various campus organizations in Iowa and throughout the country to provide the increasing number of Muslim university students with permanent locations to fulfill their daily and weekly religious observations.

Students at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth hang out in the quad on campus on April 26, 2013 in Dartmouth, Massachusetts.

Leftist College Students Want Censorship

A new poll shows that a majority of leftist college students oppose censorship in general – but support censorship in reality when it boosts their “politically correct” progressive ideology.

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Vox Rebuts Its Own Piece on Terrifying Progressive College Students

Vox’s Amanda Taub says a piece the site published earlier this week about progressive identity politics on campus is “truthy” and doesn’t hold up to scrutiny. Strangely, Taub’s rebuttal overlooks nearly all of the evidence which might suggest otherwise.

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Millennials Say #HILLNO to Hillary

Turning Point Action has launched a new website for students who want to say #HillNO to a Hillary Clinton presidency.

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60% of Middle Class College Students Fail to Graduate Within 6-8 Years

According to the U.S. Department of Education (USED), while 75 percent of the fastest-growing careers require post-high school education and training, more than half of middle class students who start college fail to earn a bachelor’s degree within six to eight years.