Higher Education

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Cli-fi literature enlisted to create college climate change agents

By Melinda Taylor
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Climate Change | Move over, sci-fi. Cli-fi is the cool new literary genre taking English Departments across the world by storm. Colleges and universities worldwide are making…

Campus Pride calls on NCAA to cut ties with Christian colleges

By Samantha Gobba
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Religious Liberty | Campus Pride, an LGBT activist group, is pressuring the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) to cut ties with Christian colleges over their views…

Georgetown’s invite to Planned Parenthood president irks Catholics

By Laura Finch
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Abortion | A student group at Georgetown University, a historically Catholic institution, has invited Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards to speak on campus in…

Canadian Christian wins religious discrimination case

By Laura Finch
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Religious Liberty | In 2014, Bethany Paquette did what hordes of recent college graduates do: She worked an entry-level job while applying for more entry-level jobs. Paquette,

Former Wheaton prof lands UVA fellowship named for Muslim leader

By Leigh Jones
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Higher Education | Larycia Hawkins, the former Wheaton College professor who caused a furor when she declared Muslims and Christians worship the same God, has taken a new…

Trumping Liberty

By J.C. Derrick
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Campaign 2016 | Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. has embarked on a mission to elect Donald Trump. How will a polarizing political endorsement affect a top…

How long should bad choices haunt college-bound students?

By Melinda Taylor
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Higher Education | A group of lawyers wants to remove high-school discipline questions from the Common Application used by the admissions offices of more than 600 colleges and…

Catholic college president resigns after freshman retention controversy

By Melinda Taylor
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Higher Education | The president of the nation’s second-largest Catholic university resigned this week after ensnaring the school in controversy over his strategy to weed out…

The fight for standards at Stanford

By Janie B. Cheaney
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Higher Education | If asked to explain this weird election cycle, I’d have to say America has stopped thinking. And one major cause of that would have to be American…

Midday Roundup: Lands’ End apologizes for praising abortion advocate

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Unacceptable affiliation. Lands’ End has apologized for featuring Gloria Steinem, the feminist leader and abortion supporter, in an article in its spring…

Midday Roundup: Angry weather rips through the South

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Southern storms. A deadly storm system that spawned tornadoes in Gulf Coast states Tuesday night is expected to bring severe weather to the Carolinas this…

Most Christian colleges in Texas opt out of having guns on campus

Most Christian colleges in Texas opt out of having guns on campus

By Melinda Taylor
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Gun Rights | Starting in August, public universities in Texas must allow concealed guns on campus. Although conservative and, in some cases, Christian lawmakers championed…

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