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Protesters at U. Michigan March Against Campus Deer Cull

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 10:30am 2/1/2017 at 10:30am
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I’m no hunter but my understanding is that culling deer populations is necessary and good for the deer.

M Live reported:

Ann Arbor deer cull protesters march on University of Michigan campus

With the killing of up to another 100 deer in Ann Arbor now underway, protesters are once again demonstrating and speaking out.
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Liberty University President to Head Two Higher Ed Task Forces for Trump

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 7:30am 2/1/2017 at 7:30am

Jerry Falwell Jr. was an early and vocal Trump supporter so this is hardly surprising.

The News & Advance reports:

Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. to lead two of President Trump’s higher ed task forces

Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. said he will lead two new presidential task forces to be created...

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Duke University Vows to Protect International Students From Trump

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Posted by    Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 6:00pm 1/31/2017 at 6:00pm

This is just more over reaction from liberals acting as if squads of uniformed officers are going to invade college campuses and drag students away in the middle of the night.

The Daily Caller reports:

Duke University Pledges To Protect International Students From Trump

Duke University faculty and leadership vowed to help protect international...

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Marquette U. Employee Caught Trying to Keep Students From Hearing Ben Shapiro Speech

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Posted by    Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 4:30pm 1/31/2017 at 4:30pm
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Why are so many people who work in higher education so afraid of Ben Shapiro? One administrator at Marquette has been caught trying to take a seat at a Shapiro speech she worn’t use in order to deny it to someone else and encouraging others to do the same.

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FOX Orders New TV Show Based on College Sexual Assault

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Posted by    Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 3:00pm 1/31/2017 at 3:00pm

To be clear, this is the FOX entertainment division, not FOX News. These are the same folks that bring us Family Guy, so there should be no surprise.

Entertainment Weekly reports:

Fox orders college sexual assault drama from This Is Us team

Fox has picked up two new drama pilots, one of which is...

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Purdue Punishes ROTC Student After Girlfriend Accuses Him of Snuggling Without Consent

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Posted by    Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 4:30pm 1/29/2017 at 4:30pm

In what universe does this situation appear fair to the male student?

The College Fix reported:

Purdue kicks out ROTC student after girlfriend accuses him of snuggling without consent

Are you a snuggler and a Purdue University student? Don’t date.

A male student sued the public school for suspending...

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Federal Judge Warns Yale on Free Speech

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The infringements on free speech at Yale are piling up.

Heat Street reports:

Federal Judge Warns Yale University: You’re Killing Freedom of Speech

A federal judge is chastising Yale University for caving to the demands of hypersensitive students, and he is warning that the elite school is developing a habit of trampling on First...

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Students For Life Video Shows Amazing Time Lapse of March for Life

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Posted by    Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 10:30am 1/29/2017 at 10:30am
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Students for Life is an organization for pro-life college students. They attended the March for Life on Friday and recently posted the video below on Twitter.

It’s a time lapse of the entire march. It’s pretty amazing. Take a look:

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High Energy Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by    Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 9:00am 1/29/2017 at 9:00am
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Remember when Trump said he would act fast once he took office? It’s been a week.

Meanwhile, Democrats are still in the wilderness.

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U. Arkansas Suspends Health Plan Coverage of ‘Gender Transition’

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Posted by    Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 8:30am 1/29/2017 at 8:30am

This was apparently going to be covered by Obamacare but has been put on hold.

Arkansas Online reports:

University of Arkansas suspends planned gender transition health coverage

The University of Arkansas System has suspended gender transition health care coverage for employees that was slated to start this year under the Affordable Care Act.

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Claremont McKenna College Offers New Race Based Program That Excludes Whites

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Posted by    Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 3:00pm 1/28/2017 at 3:00pm

Did it never occur to anyone behind this plan that it sounds a little racist?

Heat Street reports:

Claremont McKenna College Funds New Race Program Excluding White Students

Claremont McKenna College is set to offer a program restricted to non-white individuals who feel they have experienced race-related stress. The college is officially funding the...

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Lone Student Shuts Down Protest in U. Washington Library

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Posted by    Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 12:30pm 1/28/2017 at 12:30pm
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Back in November of 2015, we covered a Black Lives Matter protest at Dartmouth College which loudly invaded a school library, making it impossible for students to study:

Dartmouth College students who are part of the Black Lives Matter movement recently staged a protest which invaded a school library. As we reported...

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San Francisco’s City College To Offer Marijuana Curriculum

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Posted by    Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 9:00am 1/28/2017 at 9:00am

The way things are headed, this course of study actually offers job prospects.

Sfist reports:

San Francisco’s City College Prepares To Fire Up Marijuana Curriculum

The hits just keep coming for City College of San Francisco, which earlier this month retained its accreditation for the next seven years and recently received a $9 million...

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The Party’s Over Week in Higher Education

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This is one of the most encouraging campus news stories in quite a while.

Harvard had a busy week.

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Student Activists Demand Harvard President Resist Trump Administration

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Posted by    Friday, January 27, 2017 at 1:30pm 1/27/2017 at 1:30pm
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This stuff is becoming so predictable. Do these students really think their school is going to defy the White House?

From the Harvard Crimson:

After Inauguration, Activists Present Demands to Faust

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Faculty Senate at Notre Dame Demands Sanctuary Campus

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Posted by    Friday, January 27, 2017 at 10:30am 1/27/2017 at 10:30am
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They’re using the Catholic doctrine of caring for the poor to justify this but it reeks of politics.

Campus Reform reports:

Notre Dame Faculty Senate demands ‘sanctuary campus’

The University of Notre Dame’s Faculty Senate passed a controversial resolution urging the school’s president to declare the university a sanctuary campus and refuse cooperation...

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Due Process Group Seeks End to Campus Kangaroo Courts

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Posted by    Friday, January 27, 2017 at 10:00am 1/27/2017 at 10:00am
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In recent years, driven in part by federal directives and radical leftist feminism, we’re at the point where college males who are accused of sexual misconduct are more likely to be tried in a campus ‘Kangaroo Courts’ than a court of law, as we wrote in Kangaroo courts for men on campus:

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