Category: Higher Education

Rider University: China’s values are OK, but not so keen on Chick-fil-A

By Matt Rooney _ The values of the Left — and Leftist academia in particular — continue to astound, mystify and yes, depress the hell out of anyone paying attention, Save Jerseyans. Two recent headlines from Central Jersey come to Read More

Gaggle of N.J. academics announce redistricting working group

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey Democrats’ partisan redistricting amendment is on life support for the time being, but the state’s academic community is trying to get a jump on the upcoming legislative redistrict process.  According to a Monday afternoon press release, Read More

Chick-Fil-A isn’t welcome at this N.J. university

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. — Rider University isn’t interest in Chick-Fil-A. The insanely popular national chicken chain seemed destined for a campus debut after students responded to spring semester school survey and selected Chick-Fil-A as its top choice. Then things reportedly got Read More

Rutgers professors are furious that the university didn’t obstruct federal authorities

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Rutgers University is known for its increasingly far-left orientation. Campus leadership has even declared their preference for a so-called ‘sanctuary’ campus. This week? Professors are outraged that an ‘undocumented’ immigrant reportedly charged with a DUI violation Read More

UPDATE: Rutgers apologizes to Daftari, invites journalist back to campus

Update #2: According to NJ 101.5, Daftari has rejected the re-invite from Rutgers. _ NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Rutgers University is reversing course and accommodating renowned foreign policy journalist Lisa Daftari with new speaking date options after baseless allegations of “Islamophobia” from campus Leftists Read More

PC UNIVERSITY: Rutgers cancels speaker accused of “Islamophobia”

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — More political correctness run amok? Rutgers University has canceled an upcoming appearance by noted journalist Lisa Daftari following accusations of “Islamophobia.” Yes, unfortunately, Rutgers University has called off my talk. pic.twitter.com/EnyjUocF9h — Lisa Daftari (@LisaDaftari) October 12, 2018 LET'S BE Read More

Are Rutgers students and taxpayers paying more for “settlements, buyouts and golden parachutes”?

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Tuition is on the rise at Rutgers University again, Save Jerseyans, to the tune of 2.3% for the 2018-2019 academic year. What, exactly, are students paying for? On Monday, state Senator Joe Pennacchio (R-26) unloaded on Read More

Stop referring to Murphy’s plan as “free” tuition; N.J. taxpayers will foot the bill! | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _  The vacationing Governor Phil Murphy’s plan for “free tuition” at New Jersey community colleges isn’t new, Save Jerseyans, but it’s no less terrible than when the idea first cropped up last fall, during the gubernatorial race. Read More