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Atlanta Students Dominate Harvard Debate Competition
“I wanted people to see where I came from and how I could keep up with them,” says Atlanta student Jordan Thomas after winning an elite debate competition.
Why I’ll Still Put 'Asian' On College Applications Even If It Costs Me Admission
Rebecca L. Stevenson
, Guest Writer
A life where I am not Indian is a life where I am not myself.
As A Mental Health Crisis Sweeps Across Colleges, Students Step Up To Fix It
"If it can can save one life, then all of that work is worth it."
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Gina Rodriguez Sends Undocumented Latina Student To College With Emmy Campaign Money
The "Jane the Virgin" actress is sending a young woman to Princeton with a full scholarship.
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Natalie Portman Says Ex-Friend Jared Kushner Has Become A 'Supervillain'
Harvard classmate Kushner wasn't a great student, she added.
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Arizona Man Charged With Threatening To Bomb Harvard's Black Commencement
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After Harvard announced it would hold a special commencement to celebrate the accomplishments of black students, Zuckerman posted “#bombharvard and end their pro-black agenda" on social media.
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Mindy Kaling Has Super-Snarky Dating Advice For Men Graduating College
The "Ocean's 8" actress gave the 2018 commencement speech at Dartmouth College on Sunday.
Puerto Rico's Carmen Yulín Cruz Shreds Trump Over New Hurricane Death Toll Study
San Juan's mayor blamed the government for the deaths of more than 4,500 people Harvard researchers tied to the storm.
Cops Keep Getting Called On Black People for Being Black
Viral cell phone videos reveal a sobering reality: white people often call the cops on black people for no reason.
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Michelle Obama Reflects On ‘Scary’ Time At Princeton With Sweet Throwback Snap
"I was black and from a working-class neighborhood in Chicago, while Princeton’s student body was generally white and well-to-do."
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Harvard Overseer Resigns In Protest Over University Endowment, Fossil Fuel Investments
"For Harvard to continue to profit from activities that might and likely do accelerate us toward climate disaster ... is unconscionable."
Hillary Clinton Tips A Russian Hat At Trump During Yale Commencement Speech
"If you can't beat 'em, join 'em," Clinton said, in a pretty obvious nod to the Russians.
Cornell Student Delivers Thesis In Underwear After Professor Questions Her Outfit
A group of students defended the professor, writing that she was "noting the importance of professionalism."
White Yale Student Calls Cops On Black Schoolmate Napping In Dorm Common Room
“I pay tuition like everybody else," Lolade Siyonbola, an African studies graduate student, told police. "I’m not going to justify my existence here.”
The Unreal Reality Of 'Dear White People'
"Black people cannot dismantle a system of race that we didn’t create and have no say in," Justin Simien said.
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Yale University Rescinds Bill Cosby's Honorary Degree
Trustees said Cosby's sexual assault conviction is "evidence of conduct that violates fundamental standards of decency."
Video Shows Police Tackling, Punching Naked Black Harvard Student
He was punched five times, police report.
Fox Hosts Get Slammed For Bashing Black Scholar
Fox hosts were slammed after they criticized a black student who got into all 20 schools he applied to as being “obnoxious.”
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Laura Ingraham Once Sent A Student Reporter To Secretly Tape LGBTQ Group
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At the time, she defended the move as a "freedom of the press issue, obviously."
Houston Teen Awarded Full-Ride Scholarships To 20 Top Colleges
“For me, it’s important to highlight that I’m not the only student of color who is achieving,” 17-year-old Micheal Brown said.
Jeb Bush Takes Apparent Swipe At Donald Trump Over His Children's Love
Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump have since responded to the comment.
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Former Yale Student Found Not Guilty In Rare Campus Sexual Assault Trial
Taking the stand for three days, the accuser maintained she had been too drunk to consent.
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Harvard Professor To Retire Amid Sexual Misconduct Claims From 18 Women
Jorge Domínguez's accusers include fellow professors, students and staff members.
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A Cornell Frat Held A Disgusting 'Pig Roast' Sex Contest And I'm Not Surprised
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Frats have unchecked social power at Cornell and nationwide, a reality marginalized students like me know intimately.
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Students Walk Out After Princeton Professor Uses Racial Slur In Class On Hate Speech
Professor emeritus Lawrence Rosen repeatedly used the word "n****r," a student said.
Cornell Frat's 'Pig Roast' Gave Points For Sex With Heaviest Woman
Zeta Beta Tau was slapped with probation.
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