Anita Hill will take the author's place at the commencement ceremony.
Faculty and administrators know that, in principle, if you are never asked to examine, let alone defend, your beliefs, your
A Wesleyan University student questions assumptions on gender and identity with project.
The piece was published in the Wesleyan University newspaper after a student wrote an op-ed critical of Affleck and Lonergan.
In today's climate of renewed economic anxiety, many are prompted to jettison this tradition of pragmatic liberal education. In search of short cuts to vocational success, they undermine students' ability to respond to changes in the economy by preparing them only for what is valued right now.
"I thought: I need to do something where I can reclaim this space and just exist," Karmenife Paulino explained.
For whatever reason, we believe that those who sleep the least are the smartest, the hardest-working - the ones who will go on to be immensely rich and successful. But why do we celebrate the students who can't effectively manage their time?