‘College for all’ spurs backlash

As debt-laden college graduates wait tables, mix drinks and push brooms, the backlash against the “college for all’ idea is growing. But defenders, led by President Obama, say they never wanted everyone to go for a bachelor’s degree.

Also on Community College Spotlight: Human sexuality students at Western Nevada College are required to masturbate, keep sex journals and write a term paper on their sexual histories, according to a federal lawsuit filed by a former student who charged invasion of privacy and sexual harassment.

Sex and the professor

A psychology professor fired for performing in a burlesque show has filed suit in federal court on grounds of sex discrimination, charging a male professor performed partially nude in a one-man show without incurring discipline. Click the link for video of “Professor Shimmy” performing social commentary at the Hubba Hubba Revue.

Also on Community College Spotlight: A weekly “nudge” from a coach –via phone, e-mail or text — improves retention and graduation rates, according to a new study.