Day: November 12, 2013

Why Asian Students Are So Important on Campus

Asian and Asian-American students, an increasing presence in our college campuses, are carrying a crucial message that the rest of Americans have trouble hearing: that college costs too much time and money to be devoted predominantly to fun and games. Americans generally underestimate the salience of education in most Asian cultures. Take Korea. South Korea […]

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Ohio’s Group of 34

In Cathy Young’s excellent article on the “campus rape that wasn’t” at Ohio University, she referenced an open letter, penned by 34 Ohio University professors, expressing “deep concern” about the purported assault. You’d think, in light of the experience of Duke’s Group of 88, college faculty would be reluctant to pen open letters about sexual […]

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