Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Topic: University

Who want to make university a non-Dalit experience?

In higher education, the condition of Dalit, Adivasi, and Muslim students is no different from outside the campus world. They are often humiliated and discriminated against, targeted solely for being Dalit, Adivasi, or Muslim. Dalit students are identified if they talk about Baba Saheb Ambedkar and are told that their discourse should not revolve around him only.

Massive protests at Lovely Professional University after student dies by suicide

Students at Lovely Professional University (LPU) near Jalandhar held a massive protest Tuesday afternoon on the campus after a first-year student allegedly died by suicide.

Tamil Nadu passes bill empowering govt to appoint VCs

The Tamil Nadu assembly on Monday unanimously passed a resolution that empowered the state government to appoint vice-chancellors to various universities in the state.

Online teaching-learning is inefficient, exclusionary and stressful: A teacher’s perspective

The university should stop pretending that things are normal, no they are not and we cannot make them normal by refusing to acknowledge human needs.

Aligarh Muslim University in Hindutva regime

The report was prepared after a research on the happenings in the university and also after gathering firsthand accounts of students and teachers who have been a part of the campus since 2012.

Redefining space and resisting caste in university spaces – In conversation with N Sukumar

Delhi University professor N Sukumar spoke to Raniya Zulaikha, student at Ramjas College, Delhi University about the caste, Ambedkarite politics, education policies and university spaces.