Howard University Sit-in: A Struggle For Democracy At An HBCU

By Jamal Rich, Black Agenda Report. -

On late Tuesday, Oct. 12, Howard University students began staging a sit-in demonstration at the Blackburn building in front of the historic Yard. Students brought sleeping bags and food and [...]

Howard University Students Sit-In Over Safety Issues

By Dominique Maria Bonessi and Dee Dwyer, DCist. -

Washington, DC - Hundreds of Howard University students protested on campus Wednesday morning following a sit-in Tuesday night over housing and other concerns. Students with the group Live [...]

ASU Students Fight To Defend Multicultural Center

By Daniel Lopez, Liberation News. -

Arizona State University, like many other college campuses in America, is a pivotal location for the struggle against racism. The campus has had several incidents calling attention to the [...]

Students Stage Walkout To Support School’s First Black Principal

By Elizabeth Campbell, Fort Worth Star-Telegram. -

Colleyville - Over 100 students walked out of their Friday morning classes at Colleyville Heritage High School to show their support of James Whitfield, the high school’s first Black principal [...]

At Schools Named For Robert E. Lee, Students Led The Way Toward Change

By Coshandra Dillard, Learning For Justice. -

Gertrude “Trude” Lamb, 16, describes herself as a shy person. She never wanted to be the center of attention. But, in the summer of 2020, when Trude became the face of a movement to rename Robert [...]

Oxford University Has Pledged To Divest From Fossil Fuels

By Brigitte Wear, DeSmog International. -

There are signs Oxford University is slowly “getting it” when it comes to climate change. Last year, it committed to selling its multimillion-pound investments in oil and gas companies, after [...]

Ohio Students Sit-in To Demand University Cut Ties With Police

By Graeme Massie, The Independent. -

Students at Ohio State staged a sit-in protest and demanded that the university cut ties with Columbus Police in the wake of the killing of Ma’Khia Bryant. The protest took place one day after [...]

College Athletes Demand NCAA Pull Championships From States With Anti-Trans Sports Legislation

Nearly 550 collegiate athletes from across the nation signed onto a letter sent to the NCAA on Wednesday demanding that the association stop holding championships and events in states that have [...]

College Students Hold Statewide Day Of Action To Stop Line 3

By Priscilla Trinh, Popular Resistance. -

Minnesota - Today, hundreds of Minnesota college and university students are staging demonstrations on their campuses to raise awareness of the Line 3 pipeline, and to call on their institutions [...]

Students At Fordham University Fight For Their Right To Support Palestine

By Alex Kane, +972 Magazine. -

Veer Shetty wants what hundreds of other college students have: a school club that speaks out for Palestine on campus.  Shetty grew up in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with a close Palestinian friend [...]

Study Finds Increase In Anti-Zionism At US Universities

By Middle East Monitor. -

The past few years have witnessed a significant rise in anti-Zionism across colleges and universities in the United States, a new study has found. Professor of Political Science at the Maxwell [...]

Fences, Protesters Return To Berkeley’s People’s Park

By Don Ford, CBS SF Bay Area. -

Fences and protesters on Monday again returned to People’s Park, a famous site of resistance on the UC Berkeley campus, as the campus again mulls possible student housing on the site. It was [...]

Students Continue To Pressure Northwestern University To Abolish The Police

By Binah Schatsky, Daily Northwestern. -

After several months of continuous pressure on Northwestern administration to abolish University Police and divest from policing and other militarized entities, NUCNC is continuing their work [...]

Strikes Loom For Public Schools

By Jaisal Noor, The Real News. -

Across the country, a growing number of students, teachers, and parents are resisting pressure to return to the classroom before all teachers and students are vaccinated—and in Baltimore, [...]

UF Students Announce Boycott Against Aramark

By Juliana Ferrie, Alligator.org. -

Four organizations are taking a stand against UF’s official food service provider to protest its use of prison labor.  The Gainesville Chapter of the Dream Defenders, UF NAACP, the UF Black [...]