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Campus Protest

UW-Madison Is Wild

Nora Laine Herzog | Posted 03.17.2017 | College
Nora Laine Herzog

Who would have thought, that in 2016, my cohort sister would be here, in college, on a fantastic arts and activism scholarship, performing an incredibly powerful show on racism, classism, and sexism, and not feel safe in her own home.

What Does Black Leadership Look Like to You?

Oneka LaBennett | Posted 02.26.2017 | Black Voices
Oneka LaBennett

Let's consider these questions: Who are your Black leaders? What does leadership look like to you? How can educators, parents, political representatives, and other concerned individuals support the future generation of Black leaders?

What Students Should Have Heard

Anne D. Neal | Posted 12.14.2016 | College
Anne D. Neal

Recent events on college campuses have prompted college leaders to pledge much to their students. Here is what students needed to hear. Dear Campus...

Political Correctness Not the Problem on Campus

Michael Roth | Posted 12.05.2016 | College
Michael Roth

At a time when major presidential candidates demonize difference, and when attackers respond to groups they've been inspired to hate with terrorism, let's recognize the constructive value of ongoing debate and that politicized campuses remain places of confrontation and of real learning.

University Officials Step Down After Anti-Latina Comments

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 11.17.2014 | Latino Voices

A San Jose State University philanthropy board member and a vice president have resigned after an investigation into anti-Latina remarks attributed to...

Lydia O'Connor

Students Protest University's Handling Of Board Member's Alleged Anti-Latina Comments | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 11.17.2014 | Latino Voices

San Jose State University students staged a protest Monday to voice disapproval with the way the school has handled accusations that a board member sa...

Middlebury 9/11 Memorial Flags Removed In Protest

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 09.12.2013 | College

Students at Middlebury College in Vermont were outraged Wednesday when protesters took down a Sept. 11 memorial site on campus. One of the protesters ...

LOOK: Letters To UC Berkeley Detail A Strong Public Reaction

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.01.2012 | College

In the days and weeks after University of California police struck student protesters with batons on the Berkeley campus, hundreds of people emailed c...

UC Students Shouting Down the Israeli Ambassador: Boneheaded? Perhaps... Illegal? Not So Fast

Mark Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Mark Levine

My hope is that the members of the UCI community can use this event as a teachable moment, coming together as a campus more clearly to define the limits of acceptable protest.