Campus Rape: The Problem with 'Yes Means Yes'
New students at San Diego State University watch a video on sexual consent during an orientation meeting, Aug. 1, 2014, in San Diego.
Los Angeles Times
California lawmakers pass 'yes means yes' sexual-assault bill
Sexual-assault victims stand hand in hand at a news conference on April 18 to announce the filing of a federal complaint against Occidental College for allegedly mishandling their cases.
Obama's Shallow Worldview Failed Us
The president puts too much faith in historical progress. The long arc of history won't beat ISIS-but a determined effort will.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
It Was a Wild and Crazy Summer of Criminalizing Campus Sex
Students returning to class this fall, consider yourselves warned: This was the summer that federal regulators, state lawmakers, and college administrators got together for a threesome-incidentally criminalizing campus sex in the process.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Breaking Bad, Miley Cyrus And Beyonce Find Their Way Into College Courses: Cause For Concern?
As school begins across the fruited plain, colleges from Princeton to MIT are offering a range of "entertaining" courses to entice young minds into reading challenging philosophical work.
San Jose Mercury News
A gyoza-eating world champion, plus 'Portlandia' for real
San Jose mega eaters Joey Chestnut -- of hot dog devouring fame -- and Matt "Megatoad" Stonie set a world record in gyoza consumption in Los Angeles earlier this month.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Washington Post
Suburban ghettos like Ferguson are ticking time bombs
Todd Swanstrom is the Des Lee Professor of Community Collaboration and Public Policy Administration at the University of Missouri-St.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Don't Shoot: Chris Brown, Nelly, & Trey Songz Protest Michael Brown Shooting
The stars took the field for a good cause. Following last month's kickball game , Chris Brown and Quincy teamed up to host a charity flag football game at Jack Kemp Stadium at Occidental College in L.A. on Saturday.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Elizabeth Hudson was an advocate for education and childrena s causes
The late educator Elizabeth Hudson has the distinction of being the namesake of two Long Beach landmarks: Hudson K-8 School and Hudson Park , which stand beside each other in the 2300 block of Webster Avenue.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
'Weaving the Past' to make a better future
When your grandparents immigrated from abroad, you're not that far removed from the traditions of another country.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Los Angeles Times
UCLA under investigation for handling of sex misconduct cases
UCLA joined Occidental College, pictured here, and 74 other higher education institutions in being investigated by the federal government for its handling of alleged sexual misconduct on campus.
The movie actually begins in darkness with the sound of a plane, but we don't see it.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
The Daily Caller
The 13 Most Rabidly Leftist, Politically Correct Colleges For Dirty, Tree-Hugging Hippies
College campuses in America are frequently teeming with all manner of liberals and trustafarian socialists who drive Volvos .
New rail species discovery in California
An endangered bird that lives in the Bay Area is not what scientists thought it was.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Daily Caller
Presents: The Second Annual College Stupidity Awards
As the summer winds down, it's time to celebrate the stupidest and most outrageous events that occurred on campus last academic year.
La Canada Valley Sun
Funeral service for Andy Beattie to be held in La Canada
A memorial service for Andy Beattie, the city commissioner who died July 27 , has been set for 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 10, at La Caada Presbyterian Church, 626 Foothill Blvd. This is a change in venue from previously announced plans to hold it on the Occidental College campus.