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Take down of a liberal icon

Higher Education
by D.C. Innes
Posted 11/23/15, 03:41 pm

College and university campuses from Claremont McKenna on the West Coast to Yale in the Northeast are astir with protests over what some students feel is intolerable cultural or racial insensitivity and what they perceive as historic and institutional racism.

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The spoiled fruit of liberalism on college campuses

Higher Education
by Cal Thomas
Posted 11/19/15, 12:56 pm

College campuses are again in turmoil. According to The New York Times, “Racist, sexist and anti-Semitic incidents on and near college campuses from Dartmouth to Wisconsin to Stanford this fall have provoked worries by education and civil rights leaders that such acts are on the increase.”

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College math

Higher Education | High cost plus low value equals a brewing storm for higher education
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 11/13/15, 01:00 am

Driving past a Philadelphia college now in swing, taking in its neoclassical buildings, million-dollar gym, and campus buzz, I think to myself: “How is the modern college like a drugstore gift basket?” The answer: packaging. Remove all the cellophane wrapping, plastic grass, and bonbon boxes, and you’ve got a buck and a half’s worth of candy. Price tag: $30. 

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