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Measuring the Mizzou Effect

Does a school’s enrollment really go down when students protest en masse?

Inside Higher Ed
Aug. 17 2016 10:00 AMShould Minority Students Choose to Live With Other Minorities?Students at one college were criticized for asking for nonwhite roommates. But white students get white roommates all the time.
Inside Higher Ed
March 10 2016 11:44 AMWhen Protesting Becomes a Contact SportCampuses debate how to keep students safe during Donald Trump rallies.
Inside Higher Ed
Feb. 9 2016 8:30 AMFor Black MenA race-specific learning community at the University of Connecticut draws praise and criticism.
Moneybox
Dec. 22 2015 5:14 PMYes, the Great Oberlin Chicken Protest Is Silly. Most Demands From Campus Activists Are Not.
Inside Higher Ed
Dec. 10 2015 3:21 PMAppeasing the Ones Who Feed YouAmid diversity protests, campuses struggle with how to talk to displeased alumni.
Inside Higher Ed
Nov. 25 2015 2:00 PMWhy Honor Thomas Jefferson?Students are now criticizing their campuses for elevating a man they call a rapist and a racist. 
Inside Higher Ed
Nov. 19 2015 3:51 PM“Free Expression,” or Just Racism?A campus debates.
The Slatest
Nov. 13 2015 5:14 PMWhy Protesting Georgetown Students Want Their School to Pay a Novel Form of Reparations
The Slatest
Nov. 13 2015 12:07 PMClaremont McKenna Dean Resigns After Implying Nonwhite Students “Don’t Fit Our Mold”
Future Tense
Nov. 12 2015 5:29 PMHow Missouri Could Demonstrate What’s Wonderful About Yik YakThe community doesn’t let bullies and racists rule.
The Slatest
Nov. 12 2015 12:07 PMBlack Culture Center Sign at Mizzou Vandalized With Spray Paint Overnight
The Slatest
Nov. 11 2015 7:04 PMMizzou Staff Member Placed on Leave for Intimidating, Blocking Student Photographer
Sports Nut
Nov. 10 2015 1:53 PMThe Neutralizing of the Scholarship ThreatThe Mizzou football player protest would have been unthinkable just a few years ago. But this NCAA rule change made it possible.  
The Slatest
Nov. 9 2015 9:31 PMUniv. of Missouri Protesters Force Media Out of Quad, Declare Area Student “Safe Space”
Politics
Nov. 9 2015 6:30 PMThe Mizzou Football Team May Be Just the BeginningDon’t be surprised if more black athletes exert their political power for civil rights.
The Slatest
April 4 2016 8:36 PMPrinceton Decides to Keep Woodrow Wilson’s Name on Campus Buildings Despite Racist Past
The Slatest
March 1 2016 9:18 AMGroup of Black College Students Ejected From Trump Rally in Georgia
Brow Beat
Dec. 23 2015 8:16 AMOberlin Students Think Americanized Asian Food Is Cultural Appropriation. They’re So Wrong.
Inside Higher Ed
Dec. 17 2015 3:54 PMWhite and Asian Professors Need Not ApplyA University of Louisville job ad excluded whites and Asians. Is that OK?
Political Gabfest
Nov. 27 2015 7:02 AMThe “Thousands Were Cheering” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Donald Trump lying uncontrollably, the backlash against Syrian refugees, and Princeton University’s potentially erasing Woodrow Wilson’s name from its campus.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 25 2015 2:00 PMFree Speech or Safe Spaces?What college campuses need is dialogue and empathy.
Doublex
Nov. 17 2015 12:55 PMIs “Free Speech” Becoming the New “All Lives Matter”?If so, the right wing couldn’t be more delighted.
The Slatest
Nov. 13 2015 1:23 PMAmherst Students Demand That President Denounce Goofy Colonial Mascot by 5 p.m.
Political Gabfest
Nov. 13 2015 9:03 AMThe “I Don’t Like Philosophy or Welding” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the fourth Republican debate, the student protests at Yale and the University of Missouri, and the coming Supreme Court battle over immigration.
Inside Higher Ed
Nov. 12 2015 12:50 PMCould Kansas Become the Next Mizzou?What administrators are doing differently at the University of Kansas to avoid the conflict erupting elsewhere.
The Slatest
Nov. 11 2015 8:19 PMSorry, Conservative Media, the Feces Swastika at Mizzou Did Really Happen
The Slatest
Nov. 11 2015 9:45 AMArrest Made for Threat of Violence During Chaotic Night at University of Missouri
The XX Factor
Nov. 10 2015 6:00 AMThe Yale Student Protests Are the Campus PC Wars at Their Best
The Slatest
Nov. 9 2015 7:06 PMWhat Led to the Resignation of the University of Missouri President and Chancellor? A Timeline.
Education
Nov. 9 2015 6:05 PMShould It Really Take a Football Team to Force Change on Campus?The University of Missouri only listened to protests against racism when players got involved. That’s a huge problem.

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