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The commencement speech as cultural barometer

By Nick Eicher
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Culture | May is the month for commencement and for big-name commencement speakers. This year’s addresses ranged from TV personality Meredith Vieira’s touting…

The on campus pot calling the kettle black

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Higher Education | Temple University in Philadelphia is starting a Confucius Institute (CI) for the purpose of teaching Chinese language and culture. What makes that dicey is…

‘Groundbreaking’ gay marriage study retracted over faked data

‘Groundbreaking’ gay marriage study retracted over faked data

By Rachel Lynn Aldrich
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Marriage | The senior author of an allegedly groundbreaking study on gay marriage has retracted it following evidence that some of the data likely was fabricated. 

J. Budziszewski: A time to talk back

By Marvin Olasky
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Q&A | Christians need not be afraid to confront the inconsistencies of Darwinism 

Open dialogue … but not for Christians

By La Shawn Barber
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Higher Education | “Be diligent to present yourself approved to God, a worker who does not need to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. But shun…

For-profit college collapse could create massive bill for taxpayers

By Laura Edghill
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Higher Education | Corinthian Colleges, the beleaguered for-profit chain, has not only shuttered all of its remaining 28 campuses, but has also filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

Cities offer public boarding school to teens from troubled homes

By Laura Edghill
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Education | Leaders in Buffalo’s chronically struggling school system are considering launching a publicly funded boarding school. The proposal aims to combat the…

Midday Roundup: Comcast merger falls apart to the delight of Netflix

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | No deal. Cable giant Comcast confirmed today it no longer wants to buy the No. 2 company in the industry, Time Warner. If the $45.2 billion merger had gone…

Free speech still cool on campus, religious freedom … not so much

By James Bruce
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Higher Education | Two prominent research universities have publicly affirmed their commitment to free speech, even as state legislatures debate whether a Christian campus…

Leaving college again

Leaving college again

By Chelsea Kolz Boes
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Essay | When I graduated from college, I fell headlong into sleep—in the long and the short view. On the way home to New York when my family and I stopped for…

Greg & Mary Jane Grooms: Time to think

By Marvin Olasky
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Q&A | At Hill House in Austin, Texas, students have a place to consider big questions and true answers

Wyoming Catholics stay off the federal aid reservation

By James Bruce
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Religious Liberty | Wyoming Catholic College (WCC) has decided to forgo Title IV federal funding in order to protect its commitment to Roman Catholic teaching. In doing so, the…

 
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