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Accelerating Latino Success in Postsecondary Education is Focus for Excelencia

by Catherine Morris | October 8, 2017
Excelencia convened higher education and nonprofit leaders in Washington, D.C. late last week t [...] Read more

2 Groups Brace for Anticipated New Challenge of Affirmative Action

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 5, 2017
Two organizations are interpreting a U.S. Department of Justice letter as “proof” that the [...] Read more

Merging of Savings Accounts Proposed for College Funding

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 4, 2017
Children’s savings accounts and college promise initiatives could be stronger if the two fund [...] Read more

Fantastic Five: Strada Grantees Look Ahead to Implementation

by Joseph Hong | October 3, 2017
Last year, five minority serving institutions, or MSIs, each received $325,000 grants from Stra [...] Read more

Georgia State Backed Up Analytics With Support System

by | October 2, 2017
Georgia State University’s academic achievement success story can be traced to the university [...] Read more

Southern Cal Celebrates Quality of Its Freshman Class

by Joseph Hong | September 28, 2017
About a month into the school year, the University of Southern California touts its freshman cl [...] Read more

Lopez Helps University of Phoenix Spread Its Cross-Cultural Wings

by Jamal Eric Watson | September 27, 2017
Saray E. Lopez, the assistant dean of community outreach & inclusion, is a driving force behind [...] Read more

Analysis: States’ Interest in Outcomes-based Higher Ed Funding Grows

by | September 26, 2017
Twice as many states – four – as the prior year adopted outcomes-based funding in higher ed [...] Read more

Chancellor Salgado Focuses on Mission and Efficiency

by | September 25, 2017
Juan Salgado was tapped by Mayor Rahm Emanuel earlier this year to become chancellor of City Co [...] Read more

A Year Later, National Museum of African American History and Culture Continues to Draw Crowds

by Gia Savage | September 24, 2017
The Smithsonian NMAAHC encapsulates the powerful narrative of African-Americans and their signi [...] Read more

Innovative Strategies for HBCUs Proposed at CBC Conference

by | September 21, 2017
A range of solutions and strategies emerged Thursday at the inaugural HBCU “braintrust” of [...] Read more

Rutgers Grad Students Belatedly Receiving Summer Grants

by Joseph Hong | September 20, 2017
As the fall semester begins at Rutgers University, hundreds of graduate students are only now r [...] Read more

Protests, Investigation Follow Georgia Tech Shooting

by Joseph Hong | September 19, 2017
On Tuesday, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation released the recording of the 911 call made by [...] Read more

College Students: Hazing Here to Stay

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | September 18, 2017
A new survey has found that a majority of current college students — 52 percent — thought h [...] Read more

Adelphi University Reaps Benefits of New Hiring Protocols

by Joseph Hong | September 17, 2017
During last year’s recruitment process, Adelphi’s administration began conversations with [...] Read more