Duke University

The Muslim Call to Prayer at Duke

Jan 28, 2015 by Peter Wood |

NAS president Peter Wood evaluates Duke University's short-lived and ill-considered decision to broadcast the Muslim adhan every Friday on campus.

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How Higher Ed Fails Students, Especially Leftist Ones

Aug 06, 2014 by George Leef |

At many institutions, professors shortchange students by affirming their existing beliefs, rather than challenging them on the path of "collision with error."

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The Future of the Humanities

Mar 13, 2013 by George Leef |

The humanities, once the core of higher education, have fallen on hard times.

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Courses on Inequality—They Could be Taught Objectively, but Most Aren’t

May 23, 2012 by George Leef |

Most college courses in inequality are overwhelmingly taught from a leftist perspective but they shouldn't be.

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A Famous University Where the Faculty is Split Between Adults and Spoiled Children

Feb 01, 2012 by George Leef |

Economic professor William Anderson is writing about Duke, but his observation applies to most universities — some professors take scholarly work seriously and… Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >

Sexual Harassment Industry Rides Rough at Yale

Jan 30, 2012 by Glenn Ricketts, KC Johnson |

New guidelines from the US Education Department’s Office of Civil Rights stack an already slanted deck even more heavily against the accused.

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You Don’t Have to Write That Check!

Dec 14, 2011 by George Leef |

Duke University has recently received some large gifts, but in today's Pope Center Clarion Call, alum Al Oettinger explains why he has stopped giving the school money.

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Duke’s President Versus the University’s Reputation

Dec 15, 2010 by George Leef |

President Richard Brodhead pleaded with students not to give Duke the reputation as a sex-crazed campus. Perhaps it would do more if the university stopped bringing in a parade of salacious shows and speakers.

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The Continuing Rot at Duke University

Dec 18, 2009 by Michael Krauss |

Herewith a link to the most recent posting by the excellent legal journalist Stuart Taylor.  In a book co-authored with K.C. Johnson, Taylor had chronicled in detail the enormous travesty of justice at Duke when a black stripper… Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >

Discriminate? Us? How Quickly Duke Forgets

Oct 09, 2009 by Ashley Thorne |

Mark Bauerlein has an article in The Chronicle of Higher Education today in which he shows how illegitimate the academic left's denials  of "liberal-bias-in-higher-education" can be. Bauerlein contrasts… Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >

Reason? Reason? We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Reason! Scholarship Today

May 18, 2009 by |

The university now produces graduates who believe reason is "only a mask of power."

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The Happy Classroom: Grade Inflation Works

Apr 16, 2009 by Thomas C. Reeves |

Why college students get too many A's.

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Stick to the Facts: Why Duke was Ready to Believe the Lacrosse Hoax

Jan 07, 2009 by Ashley Thorne |

Video: KC Johnson on the context behind the scandal

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