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He Took On the Voting Rights Act and Won. Now He’s Taking On Harvard.

Edward Blum, who has orchestrated more than two dozen lawsuits challenging racial preference laws, is now fighting affirmative action in the Ivies.

Published: November 19, 2017 at 05:30AM… 71 more words

NYT

How First-Generation College Students Do Thanksgiving Break

My classmates practically booked their flights home during the first week of class. I’d never even heard of green been casserole.

Published: November 18, 2017 at 05:30AM… 70 more words

NYT

‘They’ve gutted the system’: Strike put spotlight on Ontario's college funding

Ontario’s college faculty strike has cast a new spotlight on an old issue — the question of whether this province is adequately funding its public colleges. 726 more words

Columnists

Their Pledges Die. So Should Fraternities.

Binge drinking. Sexual assault. Segregation. Why do colleges indulge Greek life?

Published: November 17, 2017 at 05:30AM

Opinion By FRANK BRUNI

from NYT Opinion http://ift.tt/2hGMZOW… 58 more words

NYT

Algonquin students relieved that classes expected to resume, worry about workload

Algonquin College students expressed relief Thursday that the five-week college strike was being legislated to an end — while also fretting about how much work they’ll face to make up for lost classroom time. 669 more words

Local News

Haidt and Peterson: The Dream Team

Glad someone noted my tweet sometime back. :) This wasn’t as engaging as I’d hoped but I have every faith that they will do this again.

Regressive Left

Illinois peeps, check out - House G.O.P. Tax Writers Take Aim at College Tuition Benefits

The House tax bill, up for a vote on Thursday, would tax benefits that put the children of college workers through schooland help doctoral students get their degrees.. 9 more words

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