Featured - Higher Education

Preserving a Native Language and Culture

by Mary Annette Pember | March 11, 2010
With the Myaamia Project at Miami University, the Miami Tribe seeks to rediscover its language [...] Read more

From Prison to Policymaking

by Katti Gray | March 10, 2010
NuLeadership, a City University of New York-based think tank staffed with formerly incarcerated [...] Read more

Reviews: Catching Up on the Black History Book Bounty

by Angela P. Dodson | March 9, 2010
Biographies of the legendary basketball coach Nolan Richardson and the late jazz singer Nina S [...] Read more

Women Leaders Honored at ACE Meeting

by Diverse Staff | March 8, 2010
The American Council on Education honored Dr. Blenda Wilson, former president of California Sta [...] Read more

Ohio Institutions Focus on Black Male Achievement

by Howard Feintuch | March 5, 2010
Ohio-based schools and organizations have developed education initiatives aimed at helping Afri [...] Read more

Tavis Smiley, Chicago State University Preparing to Host Black Agenda Meeting

by Jesse Washington, AP National Writer | March 4, 2010
Two months after ending his annual State of the Black Union conference, Tavis Smiley is gatheri [...] Read more

Locked Out of Higher Education

by Garry Boulard | March 3, 2010
State budget cuts are crippling support for prison education programs throughout the U.S. [...] Read more

UT-Austin Professor Works To Close Latino Gender Gap in Higher Ed

by Lekan Oguntoyinbo | March 1, 2010
Dr. Victor Saenz, an assistant professor of higher education administration at The University o [...] Read more

Obama Initiative May Cut Loan Burdens

by Charles Dervarics | February 26, 2010
Income-based student loan programs get a boost, to benefit struggling borrowers during this eco [...] Read more

Caribbeans Urged to Write in Ancestry on U.S. Census

by Jennifer Kay, Associated Press | February 25, 2010
Identify yourself as being of "Hispanic, Latino or Spanish origin" on the 2010 U.S. Census ques [...] Read more

Univision, Feds Launch Hispanic Education Campaign

by Diverse Staff | February 24, 2010
Univision, in partnership with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the U.S. Department of [...] Read more

HBCU Case Study Documents How Schools Can Help Students Pay Back Loans

by Arelis Hernandez | February 23, 2010
A new report released Tuesday called “Lowering Student Loan Default Rates: What One Consorti [...] Read more

High School Graduation Rates Low Where Most American Indians, Alaska Natives Live, Report Says

by Mary Annette Pember | February 19, 2010
A new national report has found that fewer than 50 percent of Native American Indian and Alaska [...] Read more

Coming to Grips With Negrophobia

by Arelis Hernandez | February 18, 2010
Though they share heritage and language, the relationship between Black Latin Americans and the [...] Read more

Racially-Targeted Billboard Campaign Links African-Americans, Abortion

by Errin Haines, Associated Press Writer | February 17, 2010
Among African-American leaders opposing a racially-targeted pro-life billboard campaign, Spelma [...] Read more