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Immigration and Customs Enforcement Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 8:00am 2/10/2018 at 8:00am
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Perhaps Trump should find a way to get ICE more involved in higher education.

Maybe the left wouldn’t feel so emboldened.

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Racist Social Media Post Prompts Mandatory Diversity Training at George Washington U.

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As you’ll see below, the social media post was racist and dumb. Even so, mandatory diversity training sounds extreme.

The Washington Examiner reports:

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Princeton Encourages Students to Report ‘Identity’ Incidents

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Identity incidents are apparently anything anyone says that makes you feel uncomfortable about your identity.

Campus Reform reports:

Princeton implores students to report ‘identity’ incidents

Princeton University is encouraging students to report “problematic experiences based on [their] identity,” encompassing behaviors ranging from the “unpleasant” to the “disturbing.”

Posters distributed across the Ivy League school’s campus...

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Harvard Students Call for New Multicultural Center Claiming They Feel Excluded

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 9, 2018 at 8:00am 2/9/2018 at 8:00am
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Harvard bends over backwards to make sure all students feel welcome on campus but it’s still not enough.

The College Fix reports:

Harvard students renew call for campus ‘multicultural’ center

Students at Harvard are agitating for a campus “multicultural center” due in part to the alleged exclusivity and inadequacy of the school’s current...

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College Student From New York Gets Prison for Plotting Terror

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 12:00pm 2/8/2018 at 12:00pm

This young man just threw away a future that was full of potential.

The New York Post reported:

Wannabe terrorist college student gets 20 years in prison

An ISIS-loving Queens college student who planned terror attacks on Big Apple landmarks will spend almost two decades behind bars, federal prosecutors announced Tuesday.

Munther Omar Saleh, 22,...

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Columbia Student Says Feminist Philosophy Class Was ‘Indoctrination’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 10:00am 2/8/2018 at 10:00am

Is anyone other than the student surprised by this? Any course based on identity politics is going to try to persuade you to adopt their way of thinking.

PJ Media reports:

Feminist Philosophy Class Was ‘Indoctrination,’ Says Columbia Student

A sophomore at Columbia University is arguing that the feminist philosophy class he took last...

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Northeastern Prof Tells Audience He ‘Wouldn’t Mind’ Seeing Trump Dead

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 8:00am 2/8/2018 at 8:00am
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All of the left’s rules about what was acceptable under Obama have gone right out the window under Trump.

Campus Reform reports:

Northeastern prof says he ‘wouldn’t mind’ seeing Trump dead

At a public event on “The Rule of Law in a Time of Polarization,” a Northeastern University professor told the audience that he...

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UC Merced Seeks New Administrator to Support Feminist Activism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 12:00pm 2/7/2018 at 12:00pm

Do college students understand the direct relationship between tuition costs and frivolous hires like this one?

Campus Reform reports:

UC-Merced hiring admin to support feminist ‘activism’

The University of California-Merced is hiring an administrator well-versed in feminism to support “student driven events” such as “activism” and “political activities.”

In a recent job posting, UC-Merced specifies...

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Stanford Students Brought to Tears by Campus Flyers Supporting ICE

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 10:00am 2/7/2018 at 10:00am

Stanford students are doing all they can to reinforce the stereotype of campus snowflakes. Can you imagine crying over this? The flyers weren’t even serious.

The College Fix reported:

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UC Berkeley Spent $4 Million on Security for Three Events in One Month Last Year

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 8:00am 2/7/2018 at 8:00am
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Wouldn’t it be a lot cheaper for Berkeley to teach their students not to riot over speeches?

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

UC Berkeley Spent $4 Million on Security for Three Events in One Month

The University of California-Berkeley spent nearly $4 million in a single month in 2017 on security for just...

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Students Gather at Harvard for Symposium on Bringing Civility Back to Campus

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This is a good thing and we could use more of it. Just having students agree to each other’s free speech rights would be a step in the right direction.

The Washington Examiner reports:

Harvard symposium aims to restore civil discourse on campus

Undergraduate students representing 29 colleges and universities from across the country...

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Conference at UC Santa Barbara to Celebrate ‘Self Identifying Women of Color’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 10:00am 2/6/2018 at 10:00am

The left believes you can change gender and race by simply saying so. Also, why do conservatives deny science?

The College Fix reported:

UC Santa Barbara conference to celebrate ‘self-identifying women of color’

In this age of “self-identification” where anyone can claim to be whatever the heck he/she/xe wants to be, is it not...

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ICE Vehicle Spotted at UC Berkeley Causes Panic on Campus

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Trump should direct ICE to do campus visits on a regular basis just to drive these students nuts. Incidentally, they weren’t there to deport anyone.

Campus Reform reports:

Berkeley students panic after ICE vehicle spotted on campus

University of California, Berkeley students and community members went into a frenzy following reports of a U.S....

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University of Memphis Bans Religious Cult From Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 5, 2018 at 2:00pm 2/5/2018 at 2:00pm

I’ve always been fascinated by cults but I’ve never heard of this group. Still, I can understand why the school doesn’t want them on campus.

The Daily Caller reported:

University Of Memphis Bans Korean Mind Control Cult From Campus

The University of Memphis banned a Korean mind control cult from campus after police said...

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Funds Sent to Traditional Marriage Group at Georgetown Given to LGBT Group

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This looks bad. It looks like the funds were deliberately denied to the group they were meant for.

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

Funds Sent to Georgetown Group that Promotes Traditional Marriage Ends Up Allocated to LGBTQ Group

Georgetown University claimed Friday that the absence of a proper funding mechanism was responsible for the...

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Scholars Suggest Women’s Studies Students Should ‘Infect’ Other Fields of Study

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 5, 2018 at 10:00am 2/5/2018 at 10:00am

This is actually already happening but it’s refreshing to hear people admitting that it’s a strategy.

The College Fix reported:

Scholars champion ‘Women’s Studies as Virus’ concept: ‘infect, disrupt traditional fields’

Two academics at the Arizona State University authored an academic article arguing that students of women’s studies should “serve as symbolic ‘viruses’” in...

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Cornell on-campus cafe raises prices after state-mandated minimum wage hike

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I make instant coffee in my office rather than pay the exorbitant coffee prices in local cafes. (I’m also too lazy to walk to get coffee in the faculty lounge, which is of questionable quality anyway.)

But then again, I’m not as rich as many of the students, who think nothing of...

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