Academic Insanity

Students placed a sticker on the door of a new gender-neutral bathroom at Nathan Hale High School in Seattle on Tuesday.

Yale University Offers Students Third Gender Option

Yale University announced last week that it has changed the “University Student Information System” so that students now have the option to register their gender as “non-binary.”

Barney the Purple Dinosaur and children

Ursinus College Professor: Students Want to Be Treated as Children

Ursinus College Professor Jonathan Marks argued in a recent column that college students want to be treated like children. He snidely suggests Fresno State University, which has adopted a new policy about being kind of fellow students, should adopt Barney the Purple Dinosaur as a mascot.

Nobel Prize winner James Watson, the "Father of DNA"

‘Father of DNA’ James Watson Stripped of Awards for Remarks on Race

Nobel Prize-winning scientist James Watson, often referred to as the “Father of DNA,” has been stripped of several awards and dumped by the lab he led throughout his career after he made remarks on the connections between race and IQ in a recent PBS documentary.

Adult Movie Store and Peep Show

UCLA Hosts ‘Comparative Pornographies’ Conference

The University of California Los Angeles will be hosting a conference in March that focuses on the differences between Western and Asian pornography, and seeks to “broaden” the discussion on porn by bringing “pornographic non-Western traditions” into the conversation.