Trail Mix

  • A woman really will be Harvard's next president. In her first public remarks, Drew Gilpin Faust requested that she be considered "the president of Harvard," not "the woman president of Harvard," the Crimson reports.
  • A Michigan State seminar for students who violate the school's judicial code has come under fire as a form of "thought control," the State News reports.
  • Northwestern University students woke up really early in the morning and even sat on a bus with retirees–just to see Sen. Barack Obama declare his candidacy for president this weekend, the Daily Northwestern reports.