Student Journalism

Bid Day 2017

Close<p>1 of 23<p>Jane Snyder<p>Sorority members walk to buses after Bid Distribution as part of Sorority Recruitment 2017 in Athens, Georgia, on Monday, …

College & University

University leaders denounce ‘racism, anti-Semitism and bigotry’ after Charlottesville violence

Stanford leaders responded Tuesday to last weekend’s violence in Charlottesville with a letter addressed to students and postdoctoral scholars …

Racism

Ben Shapiro event set for Zellerbach Hall, gaining 1,500 more seats than requested

Conservative author and columnist Ben Shapiro will speak at Zellerbach Hall on Sept. 14, as confirmed by UC Berkeley Chancellor Carol Christ in a …

UC Berkeley

UVa Student Newspaper Editor Reverses Position On Alt-Right After Charlottesville

Brendan Novak is an opinion editor at the University of Virginia student newspaper, <i>The Cavalier Daily</i>. He wrote a column in July saying the alt-right protest in Charlottesville, Va., should be allowed to go on. After last weekend's rally turned violent, he says he was wrong.

News (U.S.)

Former Penn State offensive lineman, now full-time mathematician John Urschel announces partnership with Texas Instruments

Not long after hanging up his cleats, former Penn State offensive lineman John Urschel is going full STEM ahead into his new career as a …

Penn State

Man who attended Charlottesville protests no longer works at Top Dog

A former Berkeley Top Dog employee was identified as an attendee at the white supremacy protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, this weekend.<p>A Twitter …

UC Berkeley

Campus is abuzz over Penn Law professor Amy Wax's controversial op-ed, which called for return of 'bourgeois' cultural values

The pro-union group Graduate Employees Together — University of Pennsylvania, better known as GET-UP, blasted Amy Wax's op-ed as "hateful and …

Philadelphia

Students, Refugees, Unionists Riot As American Nazis Attempt to Picket Showing of Film 'Exodus' in Boston | News | The Harvard Crimson

A peaceful demonstration protesting the American Nazi Party's proposed picketing of the film <i>Exodus</i> erupted into violence yesterday afternoon when …

Boston

Five-star Class of 2018 point guard Tre Jones commits to Duke men's basketball

Sports | Men's basketball<p>Just hours after undergoing knee surgery, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski received a “get well soon” gift that will help the …

College Basketball

Potential move to year-round daylight saving time: student response

Afternoons flooded with sunlight, casual fountain hopping and dinner on the outdoor Tresidder seating illustrate the summer scene at Stanford. …

Daylight Savings Time

Cutting teams on the table as Cal Athletics looks to cut deficit, budget reveals

Cutting teams on the table as Cal Athletics looks to cut deficit, budget revealsYukun Zhang/StaffIt’s no secret that Cal Athletics faces a daunting …

UC Berkeley

Center for Women Students changes name to reflect gender inclusiveness

Room 204 in the Boucke Building will still provide a haven to students impacted by sexual and relationship violence, stalking, body image concerns, …

Penn State

Oh the places you'll go to spend meal points

For most students, freshman year of college means freedom. Yes, you may have to do your own laundry, but now you have no curfew and no parents …

Market Trends

White nationalists, Richard Spencer to protest at Texas A&M on 9/11

It was announced today Preston Wiginton will hold a white lives matter protest on Texas A&M’s campus in front of Rudder fountain from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m …

Racism

Mayor Jim Gray announces relocation attempt of Confederate statues in Lexington

After violence erupted at white supremacist protests in Charlottesville, VA on Saturday, Lexington Mayor Jim Gray announced through Twitter that he …

Racism

Blue Band pays Penn State football a visit during a meeting

Marching bands help get everyone in the spirit for college football.<p>Turns out, the Nittany Lions are no exception.<p>The Blue Band paid Penn State a …

College & University

Meet Tim Bream: The Penn State Athletics employee whose involvement in the Timothy Piazza case raises questions

One name continues to pop up during the Beta Theta Pi preliminary hearing.<p>It’s not one of the 18 former Beta Theta Pi brothers charged for their …

Crime

Justice Department May Join Admissions Lawsuit Against Harvard, Experts Say

The Justice Department’s decision to reopen an investigation into Harvard’s admissions process may result in the government joining an existing …

Harvard

About 90 percent of House offices don't pay interns, report finds

Students working in Congressional offices without bringing home a paycheck aren’t alone, according to an investigation by the news website Mic.About …

U.S. House of Representatives

BAMPFA responds to release of fiscal year 2018 budget

BAMPFA responds to release of fiscal year 2018 budgetMichael Wan/FileThe Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, or BAMPFA, has adopted an …

UC Berkeley

Timothy Piazza, Beta Theta Pi preliminary hearing will continue at a later date | What you need to know

centerpiece<p>Mark Fischer | Digital Managing Editor<br>• Aug 11, 2017<br>• (…)<p>One name continues to pop up during the Beta Theta Pi preliminary …

Crime

Sorority Recruitment 2017 | Day Two

Close<p>1 of 10<p>Kristin M. Bradshaw<p>Members of Kappa Kappa Gamma say their goodbyes to potential new recruits outside of the Kappa Kappa Gamma house …

College & University

Harvard May Quietly Turn to Outside Firms in Presidential Search | News | The Harvard Crimson

The Harvard Corporation meets in Loeb House.<p>As it solicits advice from students, professors, and alumni about who should be Harvard’s next president, …

Harvard

11 UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism alumni nominated for Emmys

11 UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism alumni nominated for EmmysUC Berkeley School of Journalism/CourtesyEleven UC Berkeley Graduate School of …

UC Berkeley

Skilled incoming freshmen class awaits promising Penn State women’s soccer season

The names of James Franklin, Cael Sanderson and Guy Gadowksy may get most of the headlines for their impressive recruiting displays, but coach Erica …

College & University

Report: Penn State wrestling blocks Nick Suriano from transferring to Rutgers

Penn State is blocking Nick Suriano's transfer to Rutgers, according to NJ.com.<p>Penn State has reportedly granted Suriano a transfer release, allowing …

College & University

Penn State receives verbal commitment from 4-star defensive tackle PJ Mustipher

There's been a steady stream of commitments to Penn State this summer.<p>And there's no sign of it slowing down.<p>Penn State received its 22nd commitment …

College & University

Fall sports magazine: Which Penn State programs have championship aspirations

centerpiece<p>Andrew Rubin | The Daily Collegian<br>• Aug 8, 2017<br>• (…)<p>With Pedrie pursuing an NHL dream, Gadowsky has some moving pieces in …

Penn State

Penn State women’s golf eyes ultimate goal of NCAA Championship qualification

Following a roller-coaster year of ups and downs, Penn State is looking to build off a disappointing season-ending 11th place finish at the Big Ten …

Penn State

Defensive players stand out in football’s first week of practice

For two straight practices, UCLA football’s defense outplayed the offense and earned the privilege of running around the field afterward.A large part …

College & University