College Life

Following Charles Rice

By Elizabeth Kirk, Crisis, March 1, 2021 Six years ago this week, longtime Notre Dame law professor Charles Rice entered his eternal reward. Rereading his obituary now, and reflecting upon his enormous influence on me, I want to say to my friends: We need to follow his example better! In... read more

Young People Crave Truth That Only Traditional Catholicism Can Deliver

By Ben Hachten, OnePeterFive OnePeterFive November 19, 2020 As I was reading the comments (I know, never do that) of my recent article in The American Conservative, It’s Not Your Father’s GOP, several commenters opined that a socially conservative political movement will never play with the... read more

The New York Times and Notre Dame

Sycamore Trust, August 7, 2020 .@NotreDame students fed daily doses of the now unmasked bigotry of the @NYTmes. #GoCatholicNDCLICK TO TWEET As we reported last year, at the instance of student government Notre Dame is providing every student a free online subscription to the New York Times,... read more

Converted in College: Hillsdale Students Find Truth of Faith on Campus

How collegiate life has spurred searching in minds and hearts. By Mary Rose Short HILLSDALE, Mich. — Students at Hillsdale College pursue goodness, truth and beauty through a liberal arts curriculum. To their surprise, some find what they are seeking in the Catholic Church. This year,... read more

Bribe College Admissions Officers? My Parents Wouldn’t Pay for Driver’s Ed.

By John Zmirak, TheStream, March 13, 2019 Vice News reports: Hollywood actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin have been charged in a nationwide college-entrance cheating scam, according to federal court records unsealed on Tuesday. Huffman, Loughlin, and 48 other individuals —... read more

While Vatican Meets, Catholic Colleges Celebrate Sexual Abuse

When Catholic institutions parade sexual perversion and abuse onstage in the midst of this crisis, the crimes are compounded. Patrick Reilly Blog, Feb. 13, 2019 Even while the Vatican meets to address sexual abuse by Catholic priests, students at U.S. Catholic colleges will stage theatrical... read more

Cover Columbus! Show Porn!

By Sycamore Trust, January 24, 2019 .@NotreDame covers Christopher Columbus while uncovering porn. #GoCatholicND Two Notre Dame events that have received widespread publicity recently stand in strange juxtaposition. The first, which we described in a prior report, is the request to Father... read more

University of Notre Dame to cover murals of Christopher Columbus

By Jennifer Kabbany - Fix Editor •January 21, 2019 The University of Notre Dame is set to cover a series of historic Christopher Columbus murals prominently displayed in a central building on campus. Notre Dame President Rev. John Jenkins announced Sunday that Columbus’s arrival to the... read more

The Present American Revolution

By Victor Davis Hanson, November 13, 2018 Destroying the Constitution and seeking state-mandated equality of result The revolution of 1776 sought to turn a colony of Great Britain into a new independent republic based on constitutionally protected freedom. It succeeded with the creation of... read more

BreakPoint: InterVarsity Goes to Court . . . Again

U of Iowa Targets Religious Groups by: Eric Metaxas & Stan Guthrie, August 23, 2018 So it’s okay for Christian groups to require their leaders to be Christian, right? Or a Muslim group to demand that its leaders be Muslim? Well, not on some campuses. I’m not one to go around... read more

These Harvard kids got the lesson of their lives in the Heartland

These Harvard kids got the lesson of their lives in the Heartland By Salena Zito, June 16, 2018 On a blustery afternoon in April, I filed into a van along with 10 students from Harvard. We had just spent the last two days in Chicopee, Mass., where we had chatted with the police chief and his... read more