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Stanford Introduces A New System To Respect Students’ Chosen Gender Pronouns

“One of the best ways to convey respect to someone is to get their name right — and to get their pronouns right, too,” University Registrar Tom Black said on Stanford’s website. More »


Stanford Bans Hard Alcohol At Parties, Avoiding The Real Causes Of Sexual Assault

Just after the announcement, a page titled “Female Bodies and Alcohol” appeared on the school’s website that explains in detail how women are more affected by drinking than men. More »


Malia Obama Will Attend Harvard University In Fall 2017

Malia Obama, the eldest of the first daughters, is confirmed to attend Harvard University in the fall of 2017 after taking a “gap year.” The White House officially announced the news after several years of the world wondering what was in store for Michelle and Barack’s oldest kid. Originally, rumors swirled that Malia was planning… More »


High School Student Accepted To Five Ivies After Writing Essay About Her Love For Costco (She’s Also Smart)

There seems to be an uptick of badass high school girls getting into good colleges lately and this new story adds another to the list.

18-year-old high school student Brittany Stinson is smart as hell and also loves the crap out of Costco. She went about her college applications normally like any diligent… More »


Kickass Woman Of The Day: This High School Student Who Got Accepted To All 8 Ivy League Schools

Augusta Uwamanzu-Nna has won accolades for her scientific research and gotten acceptance letters from four other schools, too. More »


This Record Label Offers ‘Loser Scholarships’ To Students Who Will Share Their Biggest Failure

Being a loser seems like such a terrible thing, until you meet someone who identifies as a winner and realize you’re not so bad in comparison. Losers are inherently lovable and they have no where to go but up. Recognizing their potential, the Seattle based record label Sub Pop has been offering “Loser Scholarships” since 2007.
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27 Celebrities’ College Majors That You Never Would Have Predicted

Samuel L. Jackson, Marine Biologist! More »


Delusional Guy Creates “White Men Only” Scholarship Fund

Although the Internet gets offended by seemingly everything these days, this is something you should actually be annoyed by.

British conservative writer Milo Yiannopoulos created the Yiannopoulos Privilege Grant and plans to give 50 grants of $2,500 to white men only. The money will come from private donors as well as a $25,000 donation from… More »


USC Is Asking Students For A Detailed History Of Their Sex Lives Before Letting Them Register For Class

You’ll probably be asked to fill out some forms while at college for various reasons. Name, address, phone number…all normal stuff. Oh, and they’ll get your bank account info, for sure. But what if your school started asking for a detailed history of your sex life and partying habits?

Students at the University of… More »


Michelle Obama And “SNL”‘s Jay Pharoah Rap About College, And It Is Great

You probably won’t see anything like this again after the 2016 election. More »


Liberty University President Tells Students They Should Arm Themselves To “End Those Muslims”

What better place to mouth off your bigoted position than to thousands of students in an institution of higher learning?

President Jerry Falwell Jr., is the head of the Christian university, Liberty University in Virginia.

In a student address on Friday, he strongly encouraged his students to get concealed firearm permits… More »


Racism At Colleges And Universities Is A Problem – I Know Because I Lived It

Movements have sprung up on university campuses nation-wide, inspired by protests at the University of Missouri that lead to the resignation of the school’s president for not addressing the student body’s concerns about racism at the institution.

These protests have been met by much harsh criticism from both white conservatives and liberals alike. More »


In Defense Of Extracurriculars

When I was in high school, I was the president of my school’s Queer-Straight Alliance, the vice president of the Artistic Cooperation Society, and I occasionally attended the Socialist Club and the Feminist Club. I also had a part time job, working Sunday afternoons at an antique jewelry store, and in my senior year, IMore »


O’Reilly Henchman Jesse Watters Totally Proves “Liberal Bias” At Cornell

Is it a conspiracy, or could there possibly be a different reason why smart people vote differently than Bill O’Reilly and his fanbase. More »


Rand Paul: If You Give Kids Free College Tuition, They’ll Want Free Shoes And Makeup

Rand Paul is not very fond of Bernie Sanders’ plan to provide free tuition to state colleges. Which is not surprising at all really, given that he’s a Republican who happens to be especially fond of the works of Ayn Rand and Murray Rothbard. Not surprising at all.

But, it’s always fun to… More »


PornHub Is Offering A $25K College Scholarship

Aww, PornHub really does care! The gigantic pornography web site is offering a $25,000 college scholarship for applicants who are over 18, have at least a 3.2 GPA, are currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate college with any major, and don’t have personal qualms about accepting money from a pornography web site.
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Washington State Blocks Teachers From Banning Words Like “Man” And “Woman”

A new twist in the political-correctness-in-higher-education fracas! Washington State University announced on Monday that it wouldn’t allow professors to put blanket bans on particular words in their classes, on threat of lower grades or class failure.

Specifically, one women’s studies course syllabus said the following:
“Gross generalizations, stereotypes and derogatory/oppressive languageMore »


Incoming Duke Freshmen Upset About Reading Fun Home Because It Compromises Their Beliefs

Trigger warning: Diversity. More »


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