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ACE Initiative to Examine Equity Gaps in Higher Education

by | November 14, 2017
A new, three-year initiative by the American Council on Education (ACE) will provide a “data- [...] Read more

Kennesaw State Embroiled in Controversy over Security of Election Data

by | November 12, 2017
Judging strictly by how the Center for Election Systems at Kennesaw State University is describ [...] Read more

Guest Artists Add a New Dimension to Hip Hop Studies

by | November 9, 2017
The inclusion of Hip Hop studies in academia has become a growing trend at colleges and univers [...] Read more

A Custodian’s Daughter Takes Advantage of Tuition Benefit

by | November 8, 2017
Six years before she climbed the steps of Jones Hall during the fall semester of her senior yea [...] Read more

After Charlottesville Incident, UVA Students Mobilized Voters to the Polls

by | November 7, 2017
Bret Curtis, a fourth-year student at the University of Virginia, watched as recent events cata [...] Read more

Chief Diversity Officers Transitioning to the Presidency

by | November 6, 2017
By the time Dr. Jamel Santa Cruze Wright became the first chief diversity officer at Eureka Col [...] Read more

Temple’s Renaming Decision: Africology Becomes a Department

by | November 5, 2017
A leading scholar at Temple University was successful in convincing university officials and th [...] Read more

As Tax Plan Rolls Out, Activists Stake Claim for Diversity

by | November 2, 2017
On the same day that House Republicans rolled out a sweeping new tax plan that critics say favo [...] Read more

Studies Show Minimal Socialization Boost for Interracial Dorm Roommates

by | November 1, 2017
Some research shows that interracial dorm-room pairings don’t necessarily lead to greater soc [...] Read more

Virginia Tech Talent Acquisition Exec Employs Range of Strategies

by | October 31, 2017
The job search can be a stressful proposition for a candidate, but for those making a hiring de [...] Read more

Fierce Rhetoric at Knight Commission Meeting Addresses Systemic Problems

by | October 30, 2017
Although the speakers did not shy away from addressing an array of key issues, there were no ea [...] Read more

Experts Tell Congress Free Speech on Campus ‘Essential’

by | October 26, 2017
Higher education leaders and government officials must resist efforts to restrict free speech o [...] Read more

Following Campus Shooting, Grambling President Assures Safety

by | October 25, 2017
Grambling State University’s administration decided to continue classes and homecoming events [...] Read more

Colleges Urged to Ramp Up to Fill Cybersecurity Workforce Void

by | October 24, 2017
The United States will remain vulnerable to cyberattacks unless the nation’s education system [...] Read more

Senators Seek Probe of Student Loan Servicer Stock Trading

by | October 23, 2017
Two Democratic Senators called for an investigation into possible insider trading of student lo [...] Read more