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The Kony Campaign: The Resolve

Hopefully, if you are reading this post, you have read my last about the Kony 2012 campaign and criticisms against the Invisible Children organization. This post focuses on another non-profit that is advocating the Kony campaign in 2012, The Resolve, which has been cited as the alternative charity to give to (in response to the claims about Invisible Children’s finances). Firstly, I would like to mention the goals of this organization. The Resolve published a blog post on their website about their…

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Rank Up

U.S. News & World Report – perhaps best known amongst college students for its annual ranking of universities across the nation – is considering the addition of three new criteria to its annual statistical surveys that may affect the methodology by which universities are scored and subsequently ranked. These new criteria include differential graduate rates based on income and race, data about the affordability of the college, and information about each college’s technological infrastructure. The University is tied this year with UCLA…

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NeW; Seventh Anniversary at the University of Virginia

On September 28, 2004, conservative women at UVa founded the Network of enlightened Women, or NeW, in order to present an alternative to the liberal and feminist groups available to college women on campuses nationwide. NeW has since grown into a national organization with chapters at over 20 U.S. universities, providing conservative female students with resources and events. These events range from book club and support group meetings to interest events for the larger campus communities. On September 29, 2011, NeW at…

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