James B. Ewers Jr. - Higher Education

James B. Ewers Jr.
Members of the academy offer insight into current events and higher education issues that impact people of color.

High School Graduates Poised to Make a Difference

by | May 17, 2016

It is that time of year when high school graduations will be front and center. These festive ev [...]

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#BlackLivesMatter Movement Should Broaden Perspective

by | April 22, 2016

We must be proactive in our communities to stop the violence among us. [...]

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Politicians Sometimes Say the Strangest Things

by | March 31, 2016

Primaries and caucuses are events that are happening almost every week now [...]

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Passing On Our History to the Next Generation

by | February 10, 2016

There are some compelling questions to be asked regarding Black History Month as we know it no [...]

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The King Holiday is Over. Now What?

by | January 27, 2016

As we now pass the King Holiday and onto February, which is Black History Month, let us rededic [...]

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Keeping the Faith for African-American Males

by | January 6, 2016

Well, 2016 is officially here and, as Black people, we must stop this violence upon ourselves. [...]

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Where is the America that I Used to Know?

by | December 8, 2015

There is a disturbing part of America that has reared its ugly head and is making an attempt to [...]

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Motivating the Next Generation of Scholars for the Work Ahead

by | November 18, 2015

Certainly, college in and of itself, will not make you successful. There must be some drive and [...]

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Leonard Fournette Leading the Way with Character

by | October 22, 2015

Sometimes college student-athletes think only about the final score. So our hearts become full [...]

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Grad Student Takes Bold Step in Race Relations Dialogue

by | September 23, 2015

Recently, a college student in Buffalo, New York, made what I believe was a sincere effort to b [...]

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