Campus Scenes

Campus Scenes

Considering the Unthinkable

By 7.22.04

The idea that Robert Sloan could be dismissed for making Baylor University one of the most important stories in higher education seems absurd. But it could be about to happen.
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Cinema Topics

By 3.28.04

What student takes a movie class? Is he unjaded enough to like older flicks?
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One More Academic Fraud

By 1.15.04

Like U.N. offshoots, university "centers" of this and "institutes" of that are a major racket controlled by untouchable statists and economic illiterates.
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Ameliorative Action

By 12.22.03

Law school professors were very happy to use the military to defend affirmative action in admissions. Now they're suing the same military to keep it off campus.
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Latin Grounds

By 10.20.03

The greatest dead language of them all takes on new life.
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Left Fields

8.7.03

The right is no match for purveyors of ''sensitivity guidelines'' -- Diane Ravitch's Language Police
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Theoretically Speaking

7.10.03

Teaching students to think and write is much like raising kids -- except that academia has never been heavily populated with people suited to that calling.
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