Must cut $6 million from budget. From Adam Sabes at Campus Reform
The cuts were outlined by President George Bridges in a May 8 memo to the Board of Trustees, and are accompanied by plans to raise various student fees by hundreds of dollars, The Olympian reported last week.
The announcement comes nearly a year after the college was rattled by riots following former professor Bret Weinstein’s decision to question the school’s “day of absence,” which involved asking white students to leave the grounds for a day of off-campus programming while students of color participated in on-campus workshops.
After besieging Weinstein in his classroom, student protesters proceeded to hold Bridges and several other administrators hostage in the president’s office, temporarily refusing even to let Bridges use the bathroom unless he agreed to adopt their demands for additional diversity-related initiatives.More.
Reality check: What kind of degree should the students who do this stuff get awarded? What kind of jobs should they look for?
By the way, the profs who taught the students to behave this way – are they safely ensconced somewhere, passively expecting a bailout from progressive governments? They may need that to survive.
See also: My comment as an alumna, for WLU Task Force on Freedom of Expression
At Quillette: Who will the Evergreen mob (targeted biology teacher recently) target next?