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University of Minnesota Abandons Pronoun Policing

The University of Minnesota revealed this week that it has abandoned a proposed policy that would have punished faculty who refused to use a student’s preferred gender pronouns.

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Watch: Conservative Activist Attacked at UC Berkeley

A field representative from the Leadership Institute was punched in the face during an alleged attack at UC Berkeley on Tuesday while training student members for Turning Point USA.

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Student Initially Banned from Free Speech Debate for Saying ‘Women Don’t Have Penises’

A student from another university invited to participate in a debate on campus free speech at the University of Bristol in the U.K. was banned from the event after he re-tweeted an account that said, “women don’t have penises.” The university’s Students’ Union cited “security concerns” as its reason for exclusion. The student decided to attend the debate anyway and was eventually invited on stage.

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 30: Dinesh D'Souza at the 'America' film premiere at Regal Cinemas LA Live in Los Angeles, California on June 30, 2014. Credit: mpi86/MediaPunch /IPX

Dartmouth Students Shout ‘Go Home Racist’ at Dinesh D’Souza

Students at Dartmouth College protested and harassed conservative speaker Dinesh D’Souza, who spoke at his alma mater on Monday about American exceptionalism, and the difference between legal and illegal immigration. Protestors harassed D’Souza with a chant of “go home racist.”

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5 Ridiculous Reasons Campus Events Were Canceled in 2018

It is well-understood by now that strange incidences are regularly unfolding on college campuses these days. Take a look at a few of the highlights from 2018, in which a variety of campus events were canceled — each one for its own unique and ridiculous reason.

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Top 10 Craziest Campus Stories of 2018

2018 was filled with crazy campus stories. From affirmative action discrimination lawsuits, to “dick pic” seeking professors, campuses in 2018 never failed to entertain. Here are some of our favorite stories in this genre for 2018: