Featured - Higher Education

National Scholarship Program Rewards Academically Talented Black Students

by Paul Ruffins | June 29, 2010
The Ron Brown Scholars program provides financial and moral support for low-income yet high-ac [...] Read more

Grambling Selects New President

by Associated Press | June 28, 2010
  Grambling State University has a new president, and he's a familiar face with decades o [...] Read more

HBCUs Struggle With Lag in Academic Progress by Student Athletes

by Kimberly Davis | June 25, 2010
The NCAA’s comprehensive academic reform measure, the Academic Progress Rate (APR), has—ove [...] Read more

Advocates Work To Develop Asian Pacific American-serving Higher Education Sector

by Arelis Hernandez | June 24, 2010
Eight institutions have obtained the federal designation of Asian American and Native American [...] Read more

Spreading the Word on Asian American Diversity

by Arelis Hernandez | June 23, 2010
Kiran Ahuja, a former litigator and an alumnus of a historically Black college, leads the White [...] Read more

Assessing Arizona

by Ibram Rogers | June 22, 2010
Three Mexican-American scholars discuss Arizona’s immigration law and its ramifications on th [...] Read more

New Initiative To Examine Equity of College-access Programs

by Michelle J. Nealy | June 21, 2010
A new Kresge Foundation-funded research effort launching this summer will better equip teachers [...] Read more

Race, Class, and College Access Explored in ‘Strivers’ Research

by Michelle J. Nealy | June 18, 2010
Despite gains in college access by minorities, the top tiers of higher education are becoming m [...] Read more

Higher Education Organizations Form Coalition to Seek DREAM Act Passage

by Arelis Hernandez | June 17, 2010
The Hispanic Association of Colleges Universities (HACU) has taken the lead in uniting 25 natio [...] Read more

Study: Majority of Institutions Receive Applications from Undocumented Students

by Arelis Hernandez | June 16, 2010
In a survey released today, the National Association of College Admission Counseling reports th [...] Read more

Community College Champion

by David Pluviose | June 15, 2010
In an exclusive interview with Diverse, Miami Dade College President Eduardo Padrón discusses [...] Read more

College “Student Group” Aided by For-profit Industry

by Eric Gorski, Associated Press | June 14, 2010
Career College Association, a lobbying group for for-profit schools, provided the organizationa [...] Read more

Academic Bullying: A Problem on College Campuses

by Arelis Hernandez | June 11, 2010
The disintegration of civility in higher education is a growing concern for university faculty [...] Read more

Scholar Says Research Universities Not Serious About Faculty Diversity

by Arelis Hernandez | June 10, 2010
To Dr. M. Cookie Newsom, director for diversity education and assessment at the University of N [...] Read more

Taking Diversity to the Next Level

by Reginald Stuart | June 9, 2010
With expanded management and planning responsibilities, high-ranking chief diversity officers a [...] Read more