Higher Education News and Jobs
FAMU’s Potential Freshman Class Up by a Third

FAMU’s Potential Freshman Class Up by a Third

by Associated Press | April 24, 2017
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Officials at Florida A&M University credit an intensive recruitment d [...] Read more
North Carolina Civil Rights Center Faces Conservative Ire

North Carolina Civil Rights Center Faces Conservative Ire

by Martha Waggoner, Associated Press | April 23, 2017
RALEIGH, N.C. — A center founded at the University of North Carolina by a civil rights attorn [...] Read more
Princeton Renaming Building in Honor of Toni Morrison

Princeton Renaming Building in Honor of Toni Morrison

by Jamal Eric Watson | April 19, 2017
West College — a central building on the campus of Princeton University — will be renamed i [...] Read more
For USF Professor, Diversity Key for Best Public Policy

For USF Professor, Diversity Key for Best Public Policy

by Christina Sturdivant | April 18, 2017
Dr. Richard Greggory Johnson III brings to the classroom an exemplary academic, professional an [...] Read more
Appeals Court Won’t Revive Lawsuit Over UNC Sham Classes

Appeals Court Won’t Revive Lawsuit Over UNC Sham Classes

by Associated Press |
RALEIGH, N.C. — A state appeals court won’t revive a lawsuit by two former athletes who say [...] Read more
Georgia Tech GRIOT Leadership Series Highlights Black Male Achievement

Georgia Tech GRIOT Leadership Series Highlights Black Male Achievement

by Marcus Bright | April 17, 2017
The GRIOT Series highlights the achievements and success of African-American males in various l [...] Read more
Clerical Oversight Shuts Down Michigan State Upward Bound Program

Clerical Oversight Shuts Down Michigan State Upward Bound Program

by Diverse Staff | April 13, 2017
A technical error will cost Michigan State University about $480,000 in federal funding but it [...] Read more
Auburn University Disavows ‘White Student Union’

Auburn University Disavows ‘White Student Union’

by Associated Press | April 12, 2017
AUBURN, Ala. — Auburn University officials are disavowing hate fliers found around campus and [...] Read more
Ex-public Schools Chief, Dean Picked for Chicago State Posts

Ex-public Schools Chief, Dean Picked for Chicago State Posts

by Associated Press | April 9, 2017
CHICAGO — Board members tapped former Chicago Public Schools chief Paul Vallas Friday for an [...] Read more
Utah University Launches Program for Black Doctoral Students

Utah University Launches Program for Black Doctoral Students

by Associated Press |
SALT LAKE CITY — The University of Utah is launching a support network and stipend program fo [...] Read more
Martin Learned to be Game-Changer Off the Field

Martin Learned to be Game-Changer Off the Field

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 6, 2017
Although he was the first Black football player at North Carolina State University, Dr. Marcus [...] Read more
HBCU Scholars Get a Boost

HBCU Scholars Get a Boost

by Catherine Morris | April 5, 2017
While ETS is more widely known for providing exams, its philanthropic arm is working quietly to [...] Read more
Federal Judge Dismisses UNC as Defendant in Athlete Lawsuit

Federal Judge Dismisses UNC as Defendant in Athlete Lawsuit

by Associated Press | March 30, 2017
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A federal judge has granted the University of North Carolina at Chapel [...] Read more
Audit: Chicago State University Improperly Reported Awards

Audit: Chicago State University Improperly Reported Awards

by Associated Press |
CHICAGO — An audit of Chicago State University by Illinois’ auditor general has found that [...] Read more
Diverse Conversations: What Minority High School Students Need to Know About College

Diverse Conversations: What Minority High School Students Need to Know About College

by Matthew Lynch | March 29, 2017
What minority students are taught in high school about the college experience has a major impac [...] Read more