Stanford University has just introduced a host of new regulations on student drinking, including a ban on hard alcohol at undergraduate parties.
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Students might be away from campus over the summer — but there’s been no shortage of controversies and changes in the higher education world over the last few months. Here’s a look at the major stories of the summer.
On Monday, Vice President Joe Biden announced a $100 million White House program to expand tuition-free community college programs in a speech at Philadelphia Community College. VP Biden made the announcement with his wife Dr. Jill Biden, who is a community college professor.
“You say you’ll be back in time, but time’s just a sharpened knife and I can’t stand to be cut from you,” College freshman Elizabeth Goran sings on her new EP titled “Distance.”
Wildcats gone too wild?
Two years ago, Drexel University began accepting applicants through the Common Application to boost its retention and graduation rates. The strategy has proven successful so far; this year, their retention rate has risen 2 percent and their yield rate increased from 8 to 13 percent.
In the midst of a contentious election cycle featuring an infamous Wharton alumnus, three Penn students are also running for president — president of the Undergraduate Assembly of Penn, that is.
“Fill those precious lungs with little helium sprites of the universe,” H. Jon Benjamin’s gravelly voice commanded from the speakers, “now exhale it out. Okay, let’s get started.”
The students and faculty of Sweet Briar planted two sweet briar rose bushes, rang bells, and prayed on March 3, the anniversary of the announcement that the college would close its doors. The celebration marked the one-year survival of the college.
The former captain of the Yale men’s basketball team, Jack Montague, announced his plans to sue the college on March 14.
“Know the last step before you take the first step,” Admiral Joe Sestak said of military intervention during his foreign policy talk in Irvine Auditorium.
The faculty of the country’s top colleges favors former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton more than any other candidate, according to data from campaign contributions during the 2016 Presidential elections.