Current News 2 - Higher Education

Experts: Freshmen Should Receive an Honest Account of What Takes Place on College Campuses

by | November 8, 2017
When Anthony Grant, associate director of admissions at Earlham College in Indiana, attended a [...] Read more

Bennett College Renames Dormitory After Prominent Educator

by | November 7, 2017
Ten years after Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole left the all-women’s college in Greensboro, North C [...] Read more

All Eyes on Virginia, New Jersey in Political Races

by | November 6, 2017
Several states across the country are in the spotlight this week as local elections are expecte [...] Read more

First-Generation Students Celebrated in Nationwide Festivities

by | November 5, 2017
In an effort to showcase and empower first-generation students, the Council for Opportunity in [...] Read more

Colleges Wrestle with Issue of Using Students’ Fees for Controversial Speakers

by Jon Marcus | November 2, 2017
Should college students’ money be paying for controversial speakers and programs? Debate come [...] Read more

Expert: Changes in Education Not Keeping Pace with Workforce Needs

by Sarah Glover | November 1, 2017
Latest Bureau of Labor Statistics data shows big employment gains in health care and social aid [...] Read more

3 Dartmouth Professors investigated for Sexual Misconduct

by | October 31, 2017
The New Hampshire Department of Justice on Tuesday announced an investigation of alleged sexual [...] Read more

New Higher Ed Advocacy Group Makes Nontraditional Students Its Priority

by | October 30, 2017
A new higher education advocacy group made its public debut Monday with a new federal policy fr [...] Read more

Vanderbilt, Fisk Partner to Tackle HIV and AIDS

by | October 29, 2017
Two Universities are partnering to reach out to individuals at risk for HIV and AIDS in the gre [...] Read more

Asian American Students Still Struggling With Burden of Expectations

by Alexis Anderson | October 26, 2017
Some Asian students see only one path forward. They must get the best grades. They need to get [...] Read more

Certain For-profit Colleges Leave Veterans in a Bind

by | October 25, 2017
Certain for-profit colleges have targeted veterans’ GI Bill dollars and have sold them worthl [...] Read more

TMCF Names Harry Williams President/CEO

by | October 24, 2017
At its 30th Anniversary Awards Gala on Monday evening, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund named [...] Read more

Guillermo: Hire Diverse Speakers to Offset Spectacle of White Nationalists on Campus

by Emil Guillermo | October 23, 2017
A diverse group of speakers throughout the year helps to deny Richard Spencer’s ideas credibi [...] Read more

As Protestors Rally at University of Florida, Penn State Hopes to Steer Clear

by | October 19, 2017
As protesters circled the University of Florida auditorium where White nationalist Richard Spen [...] Read more

Wing Finds Failure Just a Marker Along Route to Success

by | October 18, 2017
Kelisa Wing is the assistant principal at West Point Elementary School in New York, but she rem [...] Read more