Liberty University students ‘want to be here’ despite coronavirus pandemic, Falwell says

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox.  Sign up here.Liberty University this week is preparing to welcome students back to campus as other schools across the country are telling them to stay home amid the coronavirus pandemic.“I think we have a responsibility to our students — who paid to be here, who want to be here, who love it here — to give...

Oxford University shocks classics students as it proposes to drop two key texts by Homer and Virgil

Oxford University proposes dropping Homer's Iliad and Virgil's Aeneid from Classics syllabus in bid to modernise and attract more state school pupilsVirgil's Aeneid and Homer's Iliad may be made optional on the classics courseBut Oxford undergraduates say the works are vital to understanding the subjectClassics professor Jonathan Prag said no decision has yet been taken on booksNumber of...

NYC student’s murder stems from liberals’ reversal of Rudy Giuliani’s anti-crime policies, ex-police chief says

This week’s shocking fatal stabbing of an 18-year-old Barnard College student in New York City may have been prevented if liberals now running the city’s government hadn’t begun reversing former Mayor Rudy Giuliani’s anti-crime policies, a former city police commissioner says.Bernard Kerik, an Army veteran who was head of the nation’s largest police department when terrorists struck...

Evidence of intimidation and threats against students in UK – Channel 4 News

Students have played a key part in this year’s pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. Here in the UK, universities have seen students holding demonstrations of solidarity. But with more than 100,000 Chinese students studying at British campuses, this programme has found worrying evidence of intimidation and threats to students who won’t tow the Communist Party’s line. Source link

Durham students draw powerful drunk driving messages on LCBO bags for annual campaign – Durham

A victim of impaired driving is praising a local campaign that incorporates students designing thousands of LCBO bags featuring blunt slogans in opposition to drinking and driving.But Trisha Dosaj Makarov says it’s frustrating, this is what it’s come to — kids taking the role of warning adults.“They’re having to tell us, the grown-ups, what is right to do, which is interesting,” she...