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Posted inEducation, Higher Education

One Bomb Threat Response Gives Way to Arab-Baiting

A recent spate of bomb threats targeting colleges and universities has authorities wondering if the threats were connected to one another. Yet, one of the responses involved an instant of unintentional Arab-baiting that led to an apology later. Last Friday, three days after the eleventh anniversary of 9/11, three universities evacuated their campuses following bomb […]