Diversity - Higher Education

AP Sources: Education Dept. Could Scale Back Help on Loans

by Maria Danilova, Associated Press | October 30, 2017
WASHINGTON — The Education Department is considering only partially forgiving federal loans f [...] 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

Iowa State Faces Lawsuit Over Sexual Assault Policies

by Associated Press |
DES MOINES, Iowa — A former Iowa State University administrator is suing the school, saying i [...] Read more

Clemson Student Vice President Impeached, to Face Trial

by Associated Press |
CLEMSON, S.C. — Clemson University’s student senate has voted to impeach the student govern [...] Read more

Lawrence Activist Banned from University Building Hired

by Associated Press | October 25, 2017
LAWRENCE, Kan. — A Lawrence activist who’s banned from one building at the University of Ka [...] Read more

Georgia Appeals Court Rules Against Immigrants Over In-state Tuition

by Kate Brumback, Associated Press |
ATLANTA — Immigrants who have been granted temporary status to stay in the U.S. will have to [...] 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

13 Ball State Fraternities to Go Alcohol-free Until 2018

by Associated Press |
MUNCIE, Ind. — More than a dozen fraternities at Ball State University won’t have events th [...] Read more

University Condemns Hate, Defends Richard Spencer Appearance

by Associated Press |
CINCINNATI — The University of Cincinnati board of trustees has condemned hate while defendin [...] Read more

Stephen Hawking’s Ph.D. Thesis Goes Online, Website Crashes

by Associated Press | October 23, 2017
LONDON — Cambridge University has put Stephen Hawking’s doctoral thesis online, triggering [...] Read more

West Virginia University Researcher Lessons Learned in Iceland

by Associated Press |
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A West Virginia University researcher is working in two counties to apply [...] Read more

Assistant Coach Sues Oregon State University After Firing

by Associated Press |
PORTLAND, Ore. — An assistant wrestling coach fired by Oregon State University has filed a fe [...] 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

Ky. Community College in Position to Help Veterans Make Career Transition

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Over the past five years, West Kentucky Community and Technical College has built a comprehensi [...] 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