Asian American Issues - Higher Education
Experts: Colleges’ Media Messages Need Diverse Appeal

Experts: Colleges’ Media Messages Need Diverse Appeal

by Catherine Morris | June 27, 2017
As the U.S. looks ahead to a “majority-minority” future, colleges and universities ought to [...] Read more
Mystery of Missing Chinese Scholar Shakes Up University of Illinois

Mystery of Missing Chinese Scholar Shakes Up University of Illinois

by Michael Tarm and Didi Tang, Associated Press | June 26, 2017
CHICAGO — Yingying Zhang, the daughter of a working-class factory driver from China, took the [...] Read more
Researchers Look to Census Data for Keys to Improving Educational Outcomes

Researchers Look to Census Data for Keys to Improving Educational Outcomes

by Monica Levitan | June 25, 2017
A new report examines racial inequity in education and offers recommendations based off of rese [...] Read more
Scholar Documents Economic War on Chinese Restaurants

Scholar Documents Economic War on Chinese Restaurants

by Gia Savage | June 22, 2017
University of California, Davis law professor Gabriel “Jack” Chin and research assistant Jo [...] Read more
Father of Missing Chinese Scholar: ‘Give My Daughter Back’

Father of Missing Chinese Scholar: ‘Give My Daughter Back’

by Associated Press |
URBANA, Ill. — The father of a visiting Chinese scholar missing from the University of Illino [...] Read more
University of Missouri Might Revoke Cosby’s Honorary Degree

University of Missouri Might Revoke Cosby’s Honorary Degree

by Associated Press | June 21, 2017
COLUMBIA, Mo. — University of Missouri System President Mun Choi wants the university to resc [...] Read more
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