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Photo of the Day: Dartmouth has a problem

Tweet Online organizers UltraViolet have launched a campaign to make sure students admitted to Dartmouth know that the school has a problem with sexual violence. From their press release: Tweet
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Are sexism and pay disparities sending women to college?

TweetI was raised by an educator. My Granny was a teacher and my sister followed her career path, later becoming an assistant principal. Growing up I wasn’t disciplined for too many things  was disciplined the most for fucking up in school. If my mother or grandmother got word that I was even late for a class [...]
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University official refuses to lend student a computer, says he looks “like a girl”

Tweet I wish this was surprising. Abdul Asquith, a senior at Florida Atlantic University, was refused use of a library laptop last Wednesday while he was trying to study. Tweet
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Today in post-racial America: University of Alabama sororities won’t let black women pledge

TweetRoll Tide! Except if you happen to be a black woman. The University of Alabama’s student paper the Crimson White is reporting that at least four sororities at the school will not allow black students to pledge. The sororities Alpha Gamma Delta, Tri Delta, Chi Omega, and Pi Beta Phi all blocked two qualified black students [...]
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Quick Hit: Alexandra on ending rape culture on college campuses

TweetOur own Alexandra has an important piece up at the Guardian today about the prevalence of sexual violence on college campuses, and the shameful lack of support survivors tend to receive from campus administrations and even the federal government: When someone attempted to rape me my freshman year, I asked my college, Yale University, for help, but instead [...]
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