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Why Nice People Make Better Lovers

David Briggs | Posted 03.31.2015 | Science
David Briggs

Good teeth. A sense of humor. Physically attractive. Can be trusted. Dresses well. Easy to talk to. These are some of the common features men and women say they look for in a partner. But new research is suggesting another overlooked quality may be a key to lasting relationships: humility.

The 20 Colleges With The Friendliest Students

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Svokos | Posted 12.22.2014 | College

Legend has it college is where you forge lifelong friendships, but that doesn't mean everyone at each school is naturally open, caring and uncompetiti...

Biola President Uses Bully Pulpit To Threaten LGBTQ Group

John Shore | Posted 08.04.2012 | Religion
John Shore

Right there, up in the pulpit, pretending to care about nothing so much as extending the love of Christ, is every encouragement any bully could ever need to viciously hound, beat to a pulp or push to suicide a desperately forlorn gay person.

LGBT Student From Secret Club At Conservative Christian University Speaks Out

John Shore | Posted 07.24.2012 | Gay Voices
John Shore

If you imagine American Christianity as a 1950s city in the Midwest, Biola University would be its Central High. Biola is the sort of place where the Church Lady would have been head cheerleader. So you can imagine my surprise when, on the afternoon of May 9, I received this email.

Evangelical Christian College's 'Queer Underground' Student Group Comes Out

Posted 05.24.2012 | Gay Voices

The emergence of a secret lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) group at a small evangelical university in California is shaking up both the s...

Striving For Racial Harmony At Evangelical Colleges

Christine A. Scheller | Posted 06.26.2012 | Religion
Christine A. Scheller

If Christian colleges are serious about moving forward in their diversity efforts, they need to listen to and empower the diversity officers on their campuses.

Christian Colleges Struggle with Their Fine Art Programs

Daniel Grant | Posted 09.17.2011 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Church-based colleges are engaged in a delicate balancing act: training young artists -- with all that that traditionally entails in terms of the freedom to challenge authority -- in an environment that puts religion above all else.