Catherine Morris - Higher Education
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Catherine Morris
Catherine Morris is a staff writer at Diverse: Issues in Higher Education. She has worked as the assistant editor of Rowing Magazine and as a research assistant at the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute at Harvard University. A New England native, Catherine has lived in New Hampshire and Massachusetts with a few extended sojourns to Italy, living in Venice, Mantua and Viterbo. She received her bachelor of arts from Harvard University with a degree in History and Literature, focusing on the Italian Renaissance. Her hobbies include traveling, cycling, rowing, and spending time outdoors.

Ky. Community College in Position to Help Veterans Make Career Transition

by | October 19, 2017 Over the past five years, West Kentucky Community and Technical College has built a comprehensi Read more

Strategy Offered to Turn Rising Tide of Segregated Schools

by | October 18, 2017
A new policy briefing from the National Coalition on School Diversity suggests that schools wil [...] Read more

Community College STEM Students Getting ‘Nudged’ Toward Success

by | October 11, 2017
Are text-based “nudges” the answer to helping students succeed in school? Up to a point, ma [...] Read more

Community Colleges Seek Continued Support in Closing Skills Gap

by | October 5, 2017
The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) briefed Congressional staffers on legisla [...] Read more

More Study Abroad Opportunities Needed for Students of Color

by | October 2, 2017
According to NAFSA, the Association of International Educators, students of color made up only [...] Read more

Expert: Lower-income Dual Enrollment Students Need Additional Support

by | September 26, 2017
A new report from the Community College Research Center (CCRC) sheds some light on postsecondar [...] Read more

Audit Calls on WGU to Return $713 Million to Department of Education

by | September 24, 2017
An audit from the Department of Education’s Office of Inspector General concluded that Wester [...] Read more

DeVos Rolls Back Obama Title IX Rules on Campus Sexual Assault

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The Trump administration drew back Title IX guidance on campus sexual misconduct on Friday, rep [...] Read more

Advocates: Support Vital for Students From Foster Care System

by | September 20, 2017
When it comes to accessing college, students who have experienced the foster care system have a [...] Read more

Report: Higher Ed Must Factor In Growing Single Mother Student Population

by | September 19, 2017
Even as more single mothers than ever are attending college, services for student parents have [...] Read more