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Progressive Sole: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Shoes to be Displayed in Exhibit at Cornell

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 9:00am 11/28/2018 at 9:00am
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is enjoying the sort of hero worship by Democrats and the media not seen since Obama. She can do no wrong in their eyes, and every aspect of her must be celebrated. Even the shoes she campaigned in are now going to get special treatment.

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Former Cornell Student Admits to Hoarding Dangerous Weapons in Apartment

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 16, 2018 at 8:00am 11/16/2018 at 8:00am

This young man was arrested back in March. Now he has admitted to the charges. This is big trouble.

The Cornell Daily Sun

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Profs Suggest One-Time Only Trigger Warning for College Students

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 19, 2018 at 12:00pm 10/19/2018 at 12:00pm

This is actually a great proposal from Cornell professors Stephen J. Ceci and Wendy M. Williams and Emory University professor Scott O. Lilienfeld.

Together, they wrote this piece for Inside Higher Ed:

The One-Time-Only Trigger Warning

The trigger-warning debate presents faculty members and administrat...

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Cornell Course Will Suggest Denying Climate Change is ‘Derangement’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 8:00am 5/8/2018 at 8:00am

There are few issues which bring out the left’s holy inquisition more than climate change.

The Washington Examiner reports:

Cornell to teach climate deniers are ‘Deranged Authority’ in new course

Students at Cornell University can sign up for a course on “Deranged Authority” for the fall semester, where they will be taught that a...

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Cornell Student Presents Thesis Dressed In Underwear

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 10:51pm 5/6/2018 at 10:51pm

A Cornell University student delivered her Thesis dressed in underwear.

She made the decision to do this after her professor questioned her choice of clothing. The presentation was for a performing and media arts course. That’s one way to grab people’s attention!

The Cornell Daily Sun reports:

Student Presents Thesis In Underwear After Professor...

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Hate Crime Charge Dropped Against Cornell Student

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 10:00am 4/18/2018 at 10:00am

This student, from Toronto, was facing deportation for a hate crime. He got community service instead.

The Cornell Daily Sun reports:

Prosecutor Drops Hate Crime Charge, Cornell Student Sentenced to 75 Hours of Community Service

John P. A. Greenwood ’20 struck a plea deal with the county’s top prosecutor on Tuesday and agreed to...

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23 Cornell Law Profs support suspended male student in Title IX court appeal

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 1, 2018 at 7:30pm 4/1/2018 at 7:30pm

The lack of a fair and due process for men going through campus sexual assault disciplinary processes has been a frequent topic here.

We long ago warned of these Kangaroo courts for men on campus, resulting from a directive from the Obama Department of Education. That directive has been jettisoned by the Trump Education Department,...

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Ex-student arrested with weapons cache and explosives near Cornell campus

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 16, 2018 at 6:28pm 3/16/2018 at 6:28pm

This afternoon a campus-wide email was circulated by the administration of Cornell University alerting the campus to the arrest of a former student, Maximilien R. Reynolds ’19:

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Cornell Student: Academia in Social Sciences is a “Circle-Jerk for Nerds”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 16, 2018 at 8:00am 3/16/2018 at 8:00am

Jade Pinero of the Cornell Daily Sun has a few thoughts about the state of higher education which are worth your time. Take a look:

Overthrow Academia

Academia, at least in the social sciences, is the pursuit of knowledge by and for the elite. It’s a circle-jerk for nerds.

Joining a university faculty is...

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Cornell Student Faces Deportation if Convicted of Hate Crime

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 10:00am 3/7/2018 at 10:00am

The student in question is from Canada. The charge stems from an incident on campus last year during which he allegedly assaulted a black student and used a racial slur.

The Cornell Daily Sun reports:

Cornell Student Could Be Deported If Convicted of Hate Crime

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Columbia Lecturer at Cornell Suggests Veganism as Cure to Race-based Violence

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 4:30pm 2/24/2018 at 4:30pm

According to Jai Malhotra of the Cornell Daily Sun, students in the audience found this lecture hilarious and not in a good way.

Veganism a Way to Combat Race-Based Violence, Says Columbia Lecturer

In a packed auditorium on Thursday evening, Christopher-Sebastian McJetters, an adjunct lecturer at Columbia University, pre...

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

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 5, 2018 at 9:00am 2/5/2018 at 9:00am
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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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Colgate Prof Questions Why Former VP Dick Cheney Was Invited To Speak at Cornell

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 10:30am 2/4/2018 at 10:30am

There are few Republicans who inspire more fear and hatred from the left than former Vice President Dick Cheney.

Dr. Barbara Regenspan, a professor at Colgate University, wrote a letter to the Cornell Daily Sun objecting to an upcoming appearance by Cheney at Cornell.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: In Response to ‘Former Vice...

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Cornell Student Bullied After Pointing Out Anti-Trump Bias in Academia on FOX News

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 8:30am 1/13/2018 at 8:30am

The left has repeatedly made their position quite clear. If you are not sufficiently anti-Trump, you will be targeted.

The College Fix reports:

Intolerance at Cornell: After my Fox News appearance, bullying and threats began. It got so bad I sought counseling.

It is difficult to express conservative views as a college student without...

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Cornell Yanks Advertisements From Breitbart and Other Political Websites

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 8:30am 10/29/2017 at 8:30am

An alum complained so now everyone loses out, left and right.

The Cornell Daily Sun reports:

Cornell Removes Advertisements From Breitbart, Political Websites

Cornell restricted advertisements for its online certificate program, eCornell, from appearing on political websites after an alumnus raised concerns on Tuesday about one of the University’s ads appearing on Breitbart, the...

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Cornell Black Students group apologizes for complaining about African and Caribbean students

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 11:00am 10/14/2017 at 11:00am
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Cornell University’s campus in Ithaca, NY, is in turmoil after two incidents, as I first reported in mid-September.

In one incident, a student shouted “build a wall” near the Latino Living Center. At least two reports (Campus Reform and The New American) claim the student was Hispanic and said it to mock Trump. The Cornell...

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Student Government at Cornell Passes Resolution Condemning ‘Hate Speech’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 7:30am 10/3/2017 at 7:30am

Who gets to decide what counts as hate speech?

The College Fix reports:

Cornell University student government passes resolution condemning ‘hate speech’

The student government at Cornell University recently passed a measure condemning “hate speech,” several days after the assembly considered “banning” it from the campus.

About two weeks ago, a black student was...

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