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Smith and other women’s colleges are enjoying a boost in applications as high schoolers seek a place where their voices will be heard and, for some, where they can push back against a culture that seems stacked against them.
Letter to the Department of Education on Academic Freedom
President Kathleen McCartney—along with chief executive officers and chief academic officers from the Five Colleges—has written to the U.S. Department of Education to “object strongly to the [department’s] efforts to censure the curriculum of Middle East studies courses” at Duke and UNC Chapel Hill.