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Wisconsin legislator outraged that a university class dare question masculinity

Unsurprisingly, the same white man livid about discussions on masculinity was also mad UW-Madison started a class titled “The Problem of Whiteness.”

The Frisky | January 7, 2017 - 12:11 pm

Stanford football player found guilty of rape by majority of disciplinary panel never punished

He’ll play in the Sun Bowl against North Carolina Friday.

Lauren Holter | December 30, 2016 - 11:12 am

Two women claim Stanford tried to pay them to withdraw sexual assault complaints

Publicity around the problems at Stanford continues to shine a spotlight on the pervasive issue of sexual assault on college campuses.

Lauren Holter | December 9, 2016 - 11:15 am

Latina student calls out professor who accused her of plagiarism for using the word “hence”

It had nothing to do with her impressive record, but everything to do with her heritage.

Kelly Kanayama | November 1, 2016 - 11:33 am

University of Maryland might charge students $34 a year to help with their sexual assaults

That’s right. The school’s plan is to start charging students a mandatory fee to handle Title IX complaints because there are so many cases they can’t afford to handle them…

Lane Moore | October 12, 2016 - 4:15 pm

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.

Kylie Cheung | August 29, 2016 - 4:26 pm

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.

Lauren Holter | August 24, 2016 - 10:47 am

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…

Katrin Higher | May 1, 2016 - 12:47 pm

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…

Katrin Higher | April 9, 2016 - 9:30 am

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.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 6, 2016 - 5:30 pm

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…

Lauren Vinopal | February 19, 2016 - 4:30 pm

27 Celebrities’ College Majors That You Never Would Have Predicted

Samuel L. Jackson, Marine Biologist!

College Candy | February 15, 2016 - 3:00 pm
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