Current News 2 - Higher Education

The Quad Internship Program Prepares HBCU Students for Careers in TV Production

by | November 15, 2017
Eight students from historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have been selected to [...] Read more

New UNCF Report Details Economic Impact of HBCUs

by | November 14, 2017
The United Negro College Fund has published new research about the economic impact that HBCUs h [...] Read more

An Advocate for Native Alaskan Students

by Walter Hudson |
After Dr. Richard A. Caulfield graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1973, [...] Read more

Judge Calls for Mediation in Maryland Legal Case

by Walter Hudson | November 12, 2017
A federal judge has appointed a "special master" to help craft a plan to resolve a longstanding [...] Read more

García to Lead American Association of State Colleges and Universities

by | November 9, 2017
Dr. Mildred García, who has led California State University Fullerton for the past five years, [...] Read more

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