So why are students in some of the nation’s best colleges so thin-skinned? Not most of them, of course, just a really loud and obnoxious subset.
When I read that some students at Rutgers were protesting an assigned reading of “The Great Gatsby” because its dark themes could trigger unpleasant memories for some students, I thought they were kidding.
A court hearing originally scheduled for Monday for one of the four suspects charged in the screwdriver stabbing of an Oakland Township man has been moved to Thursday, Dec. 3. The 16-year-old Oxford Township defendant in the case was supposed to have a preliminary hearing in front of Family Division Judge Lisa Langton, but due to a scheduling issue, the hearing was moved to Thursday, said Dave Bilson, deputy court administrator for the Oakland County Circuit Court.