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Mayday, Mayday: Student Protesters Take Stage at Cornell President’s Farewell Party, Jazz Band Plays On

Update: Video now available here. Approximately 50 student protesters marched into Barton Hall Friday afternoon to disrupt Cornell President David Skorton’s farewell party. The protesters marched across the gymnasium floor–filled with over 500 students, employees, and locals–waving signs and chanting various slogans, until ultimately settling upon the stage where a four-piece jazz band was playing…

The proper welcome wounded veterans usually see. Image via warriorbeachretreat.org.

University of Florida Fraternity Members Insult, Spit on Wounded Veterans

A hero’s welcome. That’s what veterans attending the semi annual Warrior Beach Retreat may have expected. But that they did not receive. Instead, the veterans who had hoped to spend a well-deserved, peaceful weekend at Panama City Beach, FL, were met by some extremely disrespectful college students, namely members of the University of Florida’s Zeta Beta Tau…

18 SA Members Vote to Decrease Emergency Financial Aid Fund, Possibly Increase Fees

By a vote of 18-4-1 the Student Assembly (SA) adopted Resolution 65, which calls for the creation for a student-run grocery store to address concerns regarding food insecurity on campus. That is, a majority of SA members voted to decrease emergency financial aid, possibly decrease students’ normal financial aid packages, and possibly implement new student fees. Their names are: Matthew…