STUDENTS – at least ten thousand Nigerian students are among over one million international students admitted into United States universities this year, a US envoy announced in Lagos on Thursday. 182 more words
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There is an unfortunate side of my personality that, when approached with a simple challenge or exasperatingly easy problem, I think to myself, “that’s stupid, I’m not doing it.” As if when something isn’t challenging, it isn’t worth my time or effort. 522 more words
At a time in which prayer was especially challenging, I found the joy of hiking. When the well from which I draw my prayers wasn’t dried up, the words of my prayers were hostile; I was overwhelmed and angry, and while I wasn’t sure God’s role in it all, I knew in some ways, God was to blame. 454 more words
Q: Is Western Kentucky University offering free tuition to black students because of slavery?
A: No. The school does not plan to adopt a resolution passed by the Student Government Association demanding “full and free access” for black students. 9 more words
When I look out at the world, there are things that I assume to be true. Having a fairly high anthropology, I’m pretty convicted in the general goodness of humanity, but I also lament the fact that this innate goodness is rarely our dominant narrative as a society. 571 more words