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Leaders of California’s Big University Systems Look Ahead at Finances, Safety, Capacity

by | May 21, 2018
Finances, safety and institutional capacity are the main challenges ahead for leaders of two of [...] Read more

Supreme Court Ruling Opens Door to College Sports Gambling

by Gregory Clay | May 20, 2018
The NCAA, which has played a game of tug-of-war for years with its staunch anti-college gamblin [...] Read more

Georgetown Researchers: Majors Matter in Higher-Ed Decisions

by Pearl Stewart | May 17, 2018
A new report from Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce states that [...] Read more

Achieving Equity in Education: Journalists as Truth-Tellers and Teachers

by | May 16, 2018
LOS ANGELES — Gathered for the 2018 Education Writers Association National Seminar, hundreds [...] Read more

Running for Maryland Governor, Ben Jealous Puts Focus on Education

by | May 15, 2018
At 45, Ben Jealous is looking to make history by becoming Maryland’s first Black governor, ma [...] Read more

Baser Prioritizes Diversity, Increases Retention and Graduation

by Walter Hudson | May 14, 2018
After a series of polarizing flyers galvanized colleges and universities across San Antonio, Dr [...] Read more

Boseman Delivers Wakanda Wisdom to His Alma Mater’s Graduates

by Pearl Stewart | May 13, 2018
WASHINGTON -- Actor Chadwick Boseman, also known as superhero T’Challa in “The Black Panthe [...] Read more

Incidences of Campus Racial Intolerance Spark Calls for Change

by | May 10, 2018
Recent highly publicized incidences of racial intolerance at Duke, Yale, Colorado State and oth [...] Read more

University of Rochester to Give Frederick Douglass Honorary Degree Posthumously

by | May 9, 2018
Frederick Douglass — the former Maryland slave who later emerged as a prominent abolitionist [...] Read more

Billionaire Chen Yidan Uses His Resources to Focus on Education

by | May 8, 2018
HONG KONG — He is sometimes called the Mark Zuckerberg or Bill Gates of China. And like Zucke [...] Read more

Shedding Light on Asian American and Asian Students’ Mental Health Needs

by | May 7, 2018
The “Let’s Talk!” conference at the Harvard Graduate School of Education convened Pan-Asi [...] Read more

OSU Names Scholar Moore Vice Provost for Diversity, Inclusion

by | May 6, 2018
The Ohio State University has named Dr. James L. Moore III, a prominent researcher and scholar, [...] Read more

Using Technology to Put Faculty First

by | May 3, 2018
Technology entrepreneur Steve Goldenberg founded Interfolio, a software company that helps more [...] Read more

Researchers Probe Criminal Gang Life in Rural Mississippi

by Katti Gray | May 2, 2018
Gang activity is a reality in rural America and not just large cities, according to two researc [...] Read more

Group Addresses Incarceration Among Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders

by Lydia Lum | May 1, 2018
Contrary to the stereotype of Asians as the model minority in America, mass incarceration of As [...] Read more