G.E. Branch III G.E. Branch III is the Online Editor of Diverse: Issues In Higher Education, the web presentation based on the only national newsmagazine focused on matters of access and opportunity for all in higher education. G.E. joined Diverse in 2012 and is responsible for managing content for DiverseEducation.com, which posts fresh diversity-related news each weekday. Previously, G.E. served as assignment editor for more than 20 years with USA TODAY, covering collegiate and professional sports. G.E., a graduate of Norfolk State University, also has worked as producer at AOL/FanHouse and an editor at The Charlotte Observer.