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Michigan State University Launches New Website for Undocumented Students

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 31, 2020 at 10:00am 1/31/2020 at 10:00am

This was apparently an initiative of the Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives.

Campus Reform reports:

Michigan State: ‘Our goal is to reduce apprehension’ of illegal immigrants

Michigan State University launched a new website for “undocumented students, refugees, and recipients of…DACA,” with a goal to “reduce apprehension.”

MSU announced...

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College Suspends Football Coach for Saying He Would Like to Have Dinner With Hitler

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 12:30pm 1/29/2020 at 12:30pm

What was this coach thinking? He had to know a comment like this would set off a firestorm.

The College Fix reports:

College football coach suspended after saying he would have dinner with Adolf Hitler

A football coach at a state university landed in hot water after making the bizarre claim that he would...

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Student Government at Michigan State University Bans Cafeteria Trays

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 9, 2020 at 10:00am 1/9/2020 at 10:00am

We have to ban all the things to save the planet.

The Morning Watch reports:

BANNED: MSU Student gov Bans Cafeteria Trays

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Two Universities in Michigan Now Facing Enrollment Challenges

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 28, 2019 at 1:30pm 12/28/2019 at 1:30pm

The Detroit Free Press reports:

2 Michigan universities facing enrollment challenges know they have to make big changes

It was a gray, rainy, cold late-October afternoon, the kind of day best suited for a fire and a cup of coffee, or if you had to be at work, a day not to be...

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Cook Political Report moves ex-Republican Justin Amash’s seat to Lean Republican

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/22/2019 at 12:00pm
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Justin Amash was elected to represent Michigan’s 3rd Congressional District in the Tea Party wave of the 2010 midterms. In recent years, he has morphed into an anti-Trump figure. He left the GOP last summer and has since been floated by Democrats as a potential ‘manager’ of the Senate...

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Prof’s Lawsuit Claims University Required Her to Teach Women’s Studies

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 9:30am 12/21/2019 at 9:30am

Who could blame this professor for suing?

The College Fix reports:

University retaliated against instructor by making her teach women’s studies: lawsuit

Apparently we aren’t the only ones who question the value of women’s and gender studies.

A jury is considering whether the University of Michigan discriminated and retaliated against Asian-American husband-and-wife faculty who were...

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Michigan Student Alleges Teacher Removed Pro-Trump Pin From Her Shirt

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 10:00am 12/12/2019 at 10:00am
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Can you even imagine such an accusation being made while Obama was president?

FOX News reports:

Michigan high school student claims teacher grabbed ‘Women For Trump’ pin off her shirt

A Michigan high school student claims her teacher assaulted her last week because she was wearing a pin supporting President Trump.

Sadie Earegood, a 16-year-old...

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University of Michigan Now Employing ‘Academic Diversity Officers’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 9, 2019 at 8:00am 12/9/2019 at 8:00am

Diversity is becoming an industry within higher education. Would you be surprised to learn that many ADOs are former community organizers?

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Academic Diversity Officers

You’ve heard of chief diversity officers, but what about academic diversity officers? Four years into its innovative plan to put diversity officers into every academic and...

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Michigan State Publishes Article Calling Thanksgiving a ‘National Day of Mourning’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 1, 2019 at 11:30am 12/1/2019 at 11:30am

The article includes tips on how to teach this idea to children. Wasn’t it nice of them to include that?

Campus Reform reports:

MSU offers tools to teach children about Thanksgiving ‘Day of Mourning’

Michigan State University recently published an article calling to recognize Thanksgiving as a “Day of Mourning” in order to consider...

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Impeach or Censure? House Democrat Gives Mixed Signals on Support as Democratic Tensions Grow

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 9:00am 11/27/2019 at 9:00am
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Between the GOP ad blitz underway in competitive House districts and numerous polls released over the last month, vulnerable House Democrats are in

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Student Govt. at Grand Valley State U. Votes to Restore Pledge of Allegiance to Meetings

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 10:00am 11/20/2019 at 10:00am

That was fast. The vote to remove the pledge from meetings was just reported two days ago.

FOX News reports:

Pledge of Allegiance recitation removed from, then res...

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Student Govt. at Grand Valley State U. Votes to Remove Pledge of Allegiance From Meetings

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 18, 2019 at 8:00am 11/18/2019 at 8:00am

The reasons the students gave for making this decision are infuriating. Read below.

The College Fix reports:

University’s student government removes Pledge of Allegiance from meetings

The Student Senate at Grand Valley State University has voted to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance at its meetings, with some arguing it’s non-inclusive and represents an...

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VIDEO: U. Michigan Student Steals and Destroys Conservative Group’s Materials

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 9:30am 11/10/2019 at 9:30am
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Turning Point USA was handing out materials at a table on campus when this student allegedly came along and started taking their stuff and destroying it.

Campus Reform reports:

VIDEO: Vandal deems conservative group’s speech ‘hateful,’ destroys their property

A student at the University of Michigan is being investigated by campus police after he...

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U. Michigan Settles Lawsuit Challenging Bias Response Teams, Agrees to Changes

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 9:00am 10/31/2019 at 9:00am

A group called Speech First has been engaged in a legal battle with the University of Michigan for months. Speech First went after the school over their speech codes and use of a so-called bias response team.

Now it appears they have reached a settlement.

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Republican John James tied in Michigan Senate poll

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 25, 2019 at 9:00am 10/25/2019 at 9:00am
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A poll taken in Michigan shows that incumbent Democratic Sen. Gary Peters is in danger of losing his seat to challenger John James.

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President of Michigan State Apologizes for Border Patrol Classroom Presentation

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 8:00am 10/24/2019 at 8:00am

The presentation reportedly made the campus feel unsafe. Are these people adults?

The College Fix reports:

Michigan State president apologizes for U.S. border patrol cl...

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Conservative Asian-American Student at U. Michigan Called ‘White Supremacist’ in Fliers on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 8:00am 10/23/2019 at 8:00am

This student is a Trump supporter, so people are trying to shame her into shutting up. It’s despicable.

The College Fix reports:

Fliers single out Asian-American conservative activist at University...

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