This was not the smartest move: A black graduate student at the University of Buffalo plastered “White Only” and “Black Only” signs on bathrooms and drinking fountains in a hall of offices and classrooms on campus, prompting outrage at a Black Student Union meeting Wednesday.
As the Washington Free Beacon reported: “The University of California (UC) Riverside is under fire for offering students a new course about Israeli “apartheid” that critics describe as anti-Semitic and in violation of school policy prohibiting political indoctrination in the classroom, according to course materials and sources familiar with the situation.” “The new course, “Palestine […]
It’s been a WEEK after his State of the Union address and he’s already backtracked on one of his initiatives, which was to tax the 529 college savings plan. That’s embarrassing.
WASHINGTON — In another pivot to another issue, U.S. President Barack Obama is focusing on college tuition costs. Reuters reports that his plan, announced Thursday, was to rate colleges and universities according to their bang for their buck. Based on these ratings, the government assigns federal aid to students that need loans and makes up […]
WASHINGTON — College students typically complain about tuition and books and often resell their used textbooks to recoup some money. Now, textbook companies are taking notice. Reuters reports that the textbooks companies may end that source of cash because they do not make money on the reselling of old textbooks. Pearson and McGraw-Hill, two leading […]
9/18/2015 - Black Graduate Student hangs “Whites Only” and “Blacks Only” Signs at Buffalo College
7/24/2015 - INFOGRAPHIC: College Degree Doesn’t Guarantee a Job
4/21/2015 - UC-Riverside has a Class on Israeli Apartheid, Condemned as Anti-Semitic by Pro-Israel Groups
1/28/2015 - Obama’s Unpopular Tax on College Savings is Dropped
8/23/2013 - Another Obama Promise: I can make Colleges Affordable!
7/23/2013 - Textbook Publishers taking aim at Used Books, improving up E-Books