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New Book Examines How Scholar-Practitioner Advanced Equity in Student Affairs

by | June 28, 2018
When some of the nation’s top scholars decided to pen a book examining the life of Dr. Melvin [...] Read more

Higher Ed Mulls Supreme Court Ruling Against Mandatory Union Fee

by | June 27, 2018
The U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling Wednesday against a mandatory labor union fee for nonmember p [...] Read more

Effort to Establish National Museum of the American Latino Gains Traction

by | June 26, 2018
An effort to establish an American Latino Smithsonian Museum on the National Mall in Washington [...] Read more

Burnim Comes Out of Retirement to Lead UMES on Interim Basis

by Reginald Stuart | June 25, 2018
Higher education officials in Maryland have called seasoned college administrator Dr. Mickey Bu [...] Read more

Data Informs Decisions in Community College’s Promise Program Expansion

by | June 23, 2018
On the heels of a new progress report on its Promise Program, the San Diego Community College D [...] Read more

Merging Education, Labor Departments Likely to Impact Higher Ed

by | June 21, 2018
The White House announced plans Thursday to combine the federal education and labor departments [...] Read more

American University President Affirms Contentious Tenure Denial

by | June 20, 2018
American University has upheld its decision to deny tenure to former professor Carolyn Brown, a [...] Read more

Scholars, Health Care Professionals Call for End to Family Separations at Border

by Tiffany Pennamon and Dominique Burns | June 19, 2018
As images emerge of child immigrants being separated from their families at the border, scholar [...] Read more

Education Leaders: Work Needed to Improve Degree Attainment Outcomes

by | June 18, 2018
Identifying and replicating practices and policies that lead to improved rates of attaining col [...] Read more

Chief Diversity Officers Cite Take-Aways from Institute

by | June 15, 2018
ATLANTA — The National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education’s Standards of [...] Read more

Talladega College Museum to House Historic Amistad Murals

by | June 14, 2018
Mural depictions of the 1839 Amistad slave revolt by Haley Woodruff will line the walls of Tall [...] Read more

Report Highlights MSIs as ‘Engines of Upward Mobility’

by | June 13, 2018
A new report this week from the American Council on Education affirms what those familiar with [...] Read more

A Scholar Without Borders

by Pearl Stewart | June 12, 2018
As chair of the African American studies department and the Carlos Montezuma Professor of Perfo [...] Read more

Southwest Arkansas Schools Courting Hispanic Students

by Aaron Brand | June 11, 2018
Holding an ESL course at a local chicken processing plant, diversity celebrations, connecting w [...] Read more

‘No One Can Take Away My Degree’

by Aaron Brand | June 10, 2018
For an undocumented immigrant like Humberto Marquez, a public school in Arkansas couldn't offer [...] Read more