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Johns Hopkins University Suing ICE to Block Deportation of International Students

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 13, 2020 at 10:00am 7/13/2020 at 10:00am

Harvard and MIT are doing the same thing. This is all due to a new policy which requires foreign students doing exclusive online learning to do so from their home country.

The Hill reports:

Johns Hopkins University sues ICE to stop deportation of international students

Johns Hopkins University filed a lawsuit seeking to prevent...

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Trump Directs Treasury to Review Tax-Exempt Status of Colleges and Universities

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 10:00am 7/11/2020 at 10:00am
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President Trump revealed Friday in a pair of tweets that he has directed the Treasury Department to review the tax-exempt status of colleges and universities, saying many of them are “about Radical Left Indoctrination, not Education.”

He is correct, they are.

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Student’s Admission to Marquette University Threatened Over Pro-Trump Video on Social Media

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 9, 2020 at 4:00pm 7/9/2020 at 4:00pm
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Samantha Pfefferle made a video expressing her support for President Trump on the social media network TikTok. This led to a campaign to get her admission to Marquette University rescinded.

The school has not rescinded her admission, but they did ask her some crazy questions about her views.

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Trump Admin Putting New Restrictions on Chinese Students With Ties to Military University

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 1, 2020 at 12:00pm 6/1/2020 at 12:00pm

China’s place in American higher education will likely be reduced in the coming months.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

New Restrictions for Chinese Students With Military University Ties

The Trump administration plans to cancel the visas of Chinese graduate students and researchers who have direct ties to universities in China affiliated with the People’s Liberation...

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Education Department Issues New Regulations Protecting Due Process on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 7, 2020 at 5:30pm 5/7/2020 at 5:30pm
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The Department of Education has issued new guidelines on Title IX which are designed to end disastrous practices like kangaroo courts on campus.

In recent years, people have watched in horror as the lives of many young people have been ruined by nothing more than an accusation.

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VIDEO: President Trump Says Harvard Must Pay Back Coronavirus Stimulus Money

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at 10:00am 4/22/2020 at 10:00am
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We recently noted that Harvard is getting millions in Coronavirus stimulus, despite their massive endowment. Trump commented yesterday that Harvard is going to pay back the money.

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Trump Suspends Student Loan Payments and Standardized Testing Due to Coronavirus

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 23, 2020 at 11:30am 3/23/2020 at 11:30am
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This was the right thing to do.

The New York Post reports:

Coronavirus crisis: Trump suspends standardized tests, student loan payments

President Trump said Friday that elementary and high school kids will not have any standardized test requirement this school year as he also announced that college student loan payments and interest would be...

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VIDEO: Students for Trump Questioned by Administrators at Kennesaw State While Registering Voters

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 10:00am 3/11/2020 at 10:00am
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In the video below, the person registering voters claims he is a student. I have no recollection of anything like this happening to college students who supported Obama and engaged in campus activism on his behalf.

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Trump Administration Launching Campaign to Tout Alternatives to College Degree

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 12:00pm 2/25/2020 at 12:00pm

This is a great idea. Young people have so many more choices than college, especially in such a robust economy.

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Student Govt. at U. Alabama Facing Backlash for Discouraging Disruptions During Trump Visit

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/7/2019 at 12:00pm

Can you imagine how differently this scenario would have played out back when Obama was president?

Campus Reform reports:

UAlabama student gov faces backlash for warning AGAINST ‘disruptive behavior’ during Trump visit

President Donald Trump is expected to attend Saturday’s game between Lousiana State University and the University of Alabama and, ahead of his...

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Trump to Attend Criminal Justice Forum at Historically Black College

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 11:30am 10/20/2019 at 11:30am

Will President Trump be given any credit for attending this event, or will his presence be protested? We’ll see.

Greenville News reports:

President Trump to attend criminal justice forum at historically black Benedict College

President Donald Trump will attend a criminal justice reform forum at the historically black Benedict College in Columbia on Friday,...

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Trump Executive Order Cancels Student Loan Debt for Disabled Veterans

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 9:00am 8/22/2019 at 9:00am
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Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren are pushing the idea of student loan debt cancellation for everyone. Trump has now delivered on this issue for one specific and deserving group. Disabled veterans.

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Trump admin revokes Obama’s pro-affirmative action guidelines

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 9:00pm 7/3/2018 at 9:00pm

Chief Justice Roberts famously wrote that “The way to stop discrimination on the basis of race is to stop discriminating on the basis of race.”

That simple and correct formulation exposes how racial discrimination in the name of anti-racial discrimination perpetuates the problem. It’s a problem inherent in affirmative action based on race,...

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White House Wants to Merge Labor, Education Departments

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:00pm 6/22/2018 at 1:00pm
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When I taught high school English, I realized that education is best handled as locally as possible and developed a hatred for the Department of Education. I’ve often said I would abolish that department immediately if I ever became president.

This may be the first step in the right direction. The White...

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Trump to Give Only One Graduation Speech This Year

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 12:00pm 5/9/2018 at 12:00pm
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Remember the way colleges and universities fell all over themselves to get Obama and members of his team to speak at commencements? How things have changed.

The Daily Caller reports:

Trump Is Only Giving ONE Graduation Speech This Year

President Donald Trump’s commencement address to t...

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Trump Wants to Cancel Student Loan Debt for Disabled Veterans

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 10:00am 4/25/2018 at 10:00am

Progressive college students pushing for free college will go bananas over this. If there’s anyone who deserves a break like this however, it’s disabled veterans.

CNBC reports:

Trump moves to cancel student loan debt for disabled veterans

It may be getting easier for some disabled veterans to erase their student loan debt.

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Action Alert: Anti-Israel Lobby intensifies campaign against nomination of anti-Semitism scholar Ken Marcus

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 8:00pm 12/17/2017 at 8:00pm

Last week the U.S. Senate’s Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee concluded its hearings regarding the confirmation of Kenneth L. Marcus, President Trump’s pick for the position of Assistant Secretary of Education for Civil Rights.

We noted in a post back in October, when the White House first announced the nomination,...

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