Asian American Issues - Higher Education
BYU Professor Denied Spot in GOP Race for Chaffetz Seat

BYU Professor Denied Spot in GOP Race for Chaffetz Seat

by Associated Press | June 4, 2017
SALT LAKE CITY — A judge has denied a Brigham Young University professor’s emergency reques [...] Read more
Yale Dean Placed on Leave Over Offensive Yelp Reviews

Yale Dean Placed on Leave Over Offensive Yelp Reviews

by Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press | May 18, 2017
  HARTFORD, Conn. — A Yale University dean has been placed on leave over offensive revie [...] Read more
Woo Ushering in New Era at Sweet Briar College

Woo Ushering in New Era at Sweet Briar College

by Catherine Morris | May 8, 2017
Sweet Briar College prepares to begin a new chapter in its 116-year history with the arrival of [...] Read more
University of Missouri-Columbia has New Interim Chancellor

University of Missouri-Columbia has New Interim Chancellor

by Associated Press | May 2, 2017
COLUMBIA, Mo. — The provost at the University of Missouri in Columbia will serve as the campu [...] Read more
Wisconsin Students Push for Hmong-American Studies Program

Wisconsin Students Push for Hmong-American Studies Program

by Associated Press | April 17, 2017
MADISON, Wis. — A group of Hmong-American undergraduates is pushing administrators at the Uni [...] Read more
Harassment Accuser Condemns UC Berkeley Deal

Harassment Accuser Condemns UC Berkeley Deal

by Associated Press | April 16, 2017
BERKELEY, Calif. — A woman who sued the University of California and the former dean of UC Be [...] Read more
Conference Helps AAPI Attendees Work Through Frustrations

Conference Helps AAPI Attendees Work Through Frustrations

by Lydia Lum | April 11, 2017
The Asian Pacific Americans in Higher Education conference has increasingly become a venue for [...] Read more
Asian-American Studies Pioneer Philip Choy Dies

Asian-American Studies Pioneer Philip Choy Dies

by Lydia Lum | March 21, 2017
A self-trained historian who was part of a teaching tandem behind the first college-level, Chin [...] Read more
Guillermo: Asian American Professors Speak on Suit Against U. of Michigan

Guillermo: Asian American Professors Speak on Suit Against U. of Michigan

by Emil Guillermo | March 19, 2017
What is the situation like for professors of color at major universities, particularly the ones [...] Read more
Nguyen Draws on Experience to Start Repairing Education Inequities

Nguyen Draws on Experience to Start Repairing Education Inequities

by Katti Gray | February 21, 2017
Dr. Thai-Huy Nguyen, selected by Diverse as a member of the 2017 Class of Emerging Scholars, sa [...] Read more
Guillermo: Asian American History Shows Why Travel Ban Unjust

Guillermo: Asian American History Shows Why Travel Ban Unjust

by Emil Guillermo | February 20, 2017
The media mostly forgot that Sunday marked the 75th anniversary of President Roosevelt signing [...] Read more
DePaul University Names 1st Lay President in 119-year History

DePaul University Names 1st Lay President in 119-year History

by Associated Press | February 16, 2017
CHICAGO — DePaul University has named its first lay president in the Chicago school’s 119-y [...] Read more
Scholar Lara Thompson Navigates an Unconventional Route

Scholar Lara Thompson Navigates an Unconventional Route

| February 14, 2017
Step into the engineering lab of Dr. Lara A. Thompson, selected by Diverse as a member of the 2 [...] Read more
Blacks, Hispanics Losing Out on LSAT-based Financial Aid

Blacks, Hispanics Losing Out on LSAT-based Financial Aid

by Catherine Morris | February 9, 2017
The result of privileging LSAT scores through merit-based scholarships is what some call a “r [...] Read more
Sweet Briar College Names Former UVa Dean as New President

Sweet Briar College Names Former UVa Dean as New President

by Associated Press | February 8, 2017
SWEET BRIAR, Va. — Sweet Briar College has selected a new president. News outlets report Mere [...] Read more