Wednesday, May 22, 2019

MixedTimes - Tom Ciccotta

Burger King Mocked for Mental Health Meals

Burger King Mocked for Mental Health Meals

Burger King sparked criticism and mockery on social media for a new product line called "Real Meals" that was launched it coincide with Mental Health Awareness Month.

Trinity College Professor: 'Whiteness Is Terrorism'

Trinity College Professor: 'Whiteness Is Terrorism'

Controversial Trinity College Professor Johnny Eric Williams wrote that "whiteness is terrorism" in a recent social media post. Underscoring the extremism present on many college campuses, Williams claimed his comments are"not controversial in the academy.

Christian Dean at Rider University Resigns in Protest of Campus Chick-fil-A Ban

Christian Dean at Rider University Resigns in Protest of Campus Chick-fil-A Ban

A dean at Rider University resigned from her post as a protest over the administration's decision to ban Chick-fil-A from campus. CynthiaNewman, the dean of the Rider College of Business, said in a statement that her values as a Christian align with those of Chick-fil-A, values Rider feels have "not sufficiently progressed enough" to fit in on campus.

Ursinus College Professor: Students Want to Be Treated as Children

Ursinus College Professor: Students Want to Be Treated as Children

Ursinus College Professor Jonathan Marks argued in a recent column that college students want to be treated like children. He snidely suggests Fresno State University, which has adopted a new policy about being kind of fellow students, should adopt Barney the Purple Dinosaur as a mascot.

Top 10 Craziest Campus Stories of 2018

Top 10 Craziest Campus Stories of 2018

2018 was filled with crazy campus stories. From affirmative action discrimination lawsuits, to "dick pic" seeking professors, campuses in 2018 never failed to entertain. Here are some of our favorite stories in this genre for 2018:

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