Thomas College Turns Residential Assistants into Coronavirus Snoops

Thomas College in Waterville, Maine, announced this week that its residential assistants will be encouraged to report coronavirus policy violations by students. The RA's participated in a two-week training session this month to learn about new policies...

Feds: Texas A&M Prof Lied About Ties to Communist China

Federal authorities allege that Texas A&M Professor Zhengdong Cheng lied to his employers about his relationship with the communist Chinese government. Cheng, who has also served as a NASA researcher, was reportedly found to have undisclosed ties ...

Notre Dame Professors: The Best Place for Students Is On Campus

In a letter to the editor published in the University of Notre Dame student newspaper on Tuesday, several professors defended the value of the campus experience. The University of Notre Dame suspended in-person classes last week after a spike in positi...

UC Berkeley Announces $24 Million Donation to Help ‘Historically Marginalized’ Students

UC Berkeley announced this week that it has accepted a $24 million donation from the former chairman of Levi Strauss & Co. that will be earmarked to cover tuition costs for students from low-income families. A press release published on Monday cla...

Twitter ‘Mistakenly’ Suspends Young Conservatives of Texas for Two Days

Twitter reinstated the account for the Young Conservatives of Texas organization following a two-day suspension. Twitter claims that the account was suspended by a "spam filter" that is built into the platform.

Police Arrest Man for Murder of UC Berkeley Student

The Berkeley Police Department has made an arrest in the case of UC Berkeley student Seth Smith, who was shot in the back of the head on June 15. 60-year-old Tony Walker was arrested on Thursday by Berkeley police on suspicion of murder.

Philadelphia Pastor Calls for Reparations: 200 Years of Free College for Black Students

Dr. Eric Mason, pastor of Epiphany Fellowship Church in Philadelphia, suggested reparations including centuries' worth of college tuition during his sermon Sunday morning.

Northeastern U. Busts Students for Answering Poll About Attending Campus Parties

Northeastern University chastised students in an email last week for answering "yes" to a Facebook poll about attending parties on campus during the coronavirus pandemic. Parents of students that responded affirmatively to the poll were also contacted ...

Yale Official Tells Students Their Dorms Will Look More Like a ‘Hospital Unit’

An official at Yale University told students in an email last week that they should prepare for their peers to die from Wuhan coronavirus and that their college life will look "like a hospital unit." However, Yale researcher A. David Patiel pointed out...