Students

The Comfortable Kid

In educating students, colleges walk a fine line between empowerment and entitlement

Photo Illustration by Andrea Levy for The Chronicle

July 28, 2014 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

Go ahead, laugh at them. Call them thin-skinned, lily-livered, self-righteous. They always find a way to take offense. That’s just how—as you’ve surely heard—today’s college students roll.

Consider the evidence. Recently students have...

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