College Insurrection  (Page 161)

U. Maryland Hiring Hate/Bias Response Program Manager

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 2:00pm 1/9/2018 at 2:00pm

Another useless administrative position is created to cater to progressives who see hate everywhere.

Campus Reform reports:

UMD hiring admin to handle reports of ‘hate/bias’ incidents

The University of Maryland-College Park (UMD) is seeking a “Hate/Bias Response...

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Progressives Still Pushing for Removal of Columbus Mural at Notre Dame

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 12:00pm 1/9/2018 at 12:00pm

The school already has said they have no intention of removing the mural but the left won’t take no for an answer.

The College Fix reports:

At Notre Dame, students lobby for removal of Columbus murals, call them ‘version of a Confederate monument’

Some students, employees and members of the Notre Dame community are...

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Court: Gibson’s Bakery lawsuit against Oberlin College can continue in full

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 8, 2018 at 1:00pm 1/8/2018 at 1:00pm

We previously covered the bitter town/gown dispute between Gibson’s Bakery and Oberlin College.

The short version is that three Oberlin students were arrested for shoplifting at Gibson’s bakery. Oberlin students claimed racial profiling, and mounted protests and a boycott supported by college student groups, administrators and faculty. The boycott continued even after...

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Evergreen State Grad Launches ‘Feminist Business School’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 8, 2018 at 12:00pm 1/8/2018 at 12:00pm

Now you can learn how to fight the patriarchy by opening your own business.

PJ Media reports:

New ‘Feminist Business School’ to Fight ‘Masculine’ Capitalism

People who yearn to become entrepreneurs may find guidance at the new Feminist Business School, an online program that aims to help women launch businesses founded upon the theory...

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Rensselaer Polytechnic Threatens to Charge Student Protesters With Hate Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 8, 2018 at 10:00am 1/8/2018 at 10:00am

If you want to get the attention of college student protesters, saying they’re guilty of using hate speech works.

The College Fix reports:

University threatens to charge student protesters with ‘hate speech’ if their opinions aren’t ‘civil’

Student protesters at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute won’t be punished for their activities, provided they adhere to “civil...

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Prof Discovers Mandatory Diversity Course not Effective

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 8, 2018 at 8:00am 1/8/2018 at 8:00am

I created the “Diversity Studies” graphic in this post as a joke. Now, diversity studies is actually a thing. And one professor has found it’s worthless. Who could have guessed?

Campus Reform reports:

Mandatory diversity course not effective, prof discovers

A professor at East Carolina University recently discovered that the diversity course she teaches...

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Bill Would Force University of Nebraska to Guarantee Campus Free Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 1:30pm 1/7/2018 at 1:30pm

While this is good news, isn’t it amazing that legislation is needed to do this?

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

New Bill Would Force U. Nebraska to Guarantee Free Speech...

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Antifa Leader Ordered by Judge to Pay $11,000 to College Republicans Leader

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 11:30am 1/7/2018 at 11:30am
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Yvette Felarca, the leader of an Antifa group called BAMN! has been ordered to pay $11K to Troy Worden of the College Republicans of Berkeley. Read the details below.

East County Today reports:

Court Orders BAMN Leader to Pay $11,100 to Former Berkeley College Republican President

Commissioner Thomas Rasch of the Superior Court of...

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U. Michigan Leader Exposed for Anti-Trump Emails Considered for Harvard President

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 9:30am 1/7/2018 at 9:30am

Mark Schlissel of U. Michigan wrote a number of anti-Trump emails he tried to hide. Now he may be headed to Harvard.

The College Fix reports:

UMich president, who fought release of anti-Trump emails, expected on Harvard president shortlist

The University of Michigan fought for nearly a year to prevent the release of President...

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New Women’s Studies Course at Harvard Will Teach ‘New Models of Sexuality’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 1:00pm 1/6/2018 at 1:00pm

Can you imagine getting into Harvard and wasting the opportunity on courses like this?

The College Fix reports:

Harvard women’s studies course will teach students ‘new models of sexuality’

A class at Harvard University this semester will teach students “new models of sexuality” as it offers a “critique” of “ideological formations of gender.”

“Leaning In,...

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Georgetown Approves Special ‘Gender and Sexuality’ Housing

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 11:00am 1/6/2018 at 11:00am

Have you noticed that more and more left wing students are choosing to segregate themselves?

Campus Reform reports:

Georgetown approves ‘gender and sexuality’ housing option

Georgetown University recently approved a residential living space reserved exclusively for students interested in “exploring” gender and sexuality.

The “Crossroads: Gender and Sexuality” Living Learning Community (LLC) was initially rejected...

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Conservative Students Blast Keith Ellison for Embracing Antifa

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 9:00am 1/6/2018 at 9:00am

DNC Deputy Chair Keith Ellison recently tweeted a picture of himself holding up a pro-Antifa book. The media ignored it but conservative students didn’t.

The Washington Examiner reports:

Conservative students blast Dem Rep. Keith Ellison’s ‘irresponsible and foolhardy’ embrace of Antifa

While most of the northern United States is embroiled in bitter cold and...

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Trump Studies Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 7:30am 1/6/2018 at 7:30am
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Trump has had a massive impact on higher education without even trying.

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Second Columbia Prof Resigns for Alleged Sexual Misconduct

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 5, 2018 at 12:00pm 1/5/2018 at 12:00pm

It looks as though the #MeToo movement has caught up with academia.

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

Second Columbia Professor Resigns After Accusations of Sexual Misconduct

Columbia University lost its second professor this week to accusations of sexual misconduct by former students, in a wave of investigations into sexual harassment by university officials and...

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Virginia Tech Hosts 12 Different LGBT Organizations

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 5, 2018 at 10:00am 1/5/2018 at 10:00am

I wonder how many organizations there are for conservative students. I’m guessing it’s not twelve.

The College Fix reports:

Virginia Tech features 12 separate LGBTQ organizations

A large southern university hosts a total of 12 different LGBTQ organizations as well as an LGBTQ resource center, an arrangement that has led it to receive high...

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Former Student Alleges Cultural Anthropology Professors Ran Program Like a Cult

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 5, 2018 at 8:00am 1/5/2018 at 8:00am

Be Scofield describes herself as a queer/trans writer & digital strategist. In 2007, she attended the California Institute of Integral Studies where she alleges that two professors ran the Cultural Anthropology grad program like a cult.

She writes at Medium:

How a Cult Infiltrated the California Institute of Integral Studies

Ten years ago, in...

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Oregon State Offers to Pay Students for Social Justice Work if They Pay for Training

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 2:00pm 1/4/2018 at 2:00pm

Students at Oregon State can qualify for jobs promoting social justice if they pay for a course which trains them.

Campus Reform reports:

Students required to pay for own ‘social justice’ training

The Oregon State University (OSU) diversity center is hiring two college students to promote “social justice” and “cultural engagement” on campus.

In a...

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