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Bipartisan Congressional Effort Aimed at Protecting Undocumented DREAMERS

Bipartisan Congressional Effort Aimed at Protecting Undocumented DREAMERS

by Emil Guillermo | January 16, 2017
Called the “Bar Removal of Individuals who Dream and Grow our Economy Act,” or “BRIDGE Ac [...] Read more
Growth in K-12 Student Diversity Impacts Postsecondary Education

Growth in K-12 Student Diversity Impacts Postsecondary Education

by Matthew Lynch | January 11, 2017
With the rise in diversity, colleges and universities need to focus on how to not only enroll s [...] Read more
Diverse Conversations: How Trump Presidency Will Affect HBCUs, HSIs

Diverse Conversations: How Trump Presidency Will Affect HBCUs, HSIs

by Matthew Lynch | January 4, 2017
Looking at his proposed ideas and policies, here are some ways that these institutions could be [...] Read more
David Acosta to Lead Association of American Medical Colleges’ Diversity Efforts

David Acosta to Lead Association of American Medical Colleges’ Diversity Efforts

by Diverse Staff | December 15, 2016
The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) announced Thursday that David A. Acosta wil [...] Read more
Arizona Universities Ask Donald Trump to Protect Immigrant Students

Arizona Universities Ask Donald Trump to Protect Immigrant Students

by Bob Christie, Associated Press | December 11, 2016
PHOENIX — The board that oversees Arizona’s three state universities voted Friday to urge p [...] Read more
Oregonian Analysis: State College Enrollment Diversifies

Oregonian Analysis: State College Enrollment Diversifies

by Associated Press | November 30, 2016
PORTLAND, Ore. — The number of Latino and multiracial students attending Oregon’s public un [...] Read more
Rodriguez: Nation Not Treading Lightly in Unchartered Territory

Rodriguez: Nation Not Treading Lightly in Unchartered Territory

by Roberto Rodriguez | November 27, 2016
Without question, this country is in unchartered territory. People across the country continue [...] Read more
University of Illinois Strengthening Ties with Mexico

University of Illinois Strengthening Ties with Mexico

by Associated Press |
URBANA, Ill. — The University of Illinois is strengthening its ties with Mexico through new a [...] Read more
University of New Mexico Professors Seeking Immigrant Student Protections

University of New Mexico Professors Seeking Immigrant Student Protections

by Russell Contreras, Associated Press | November 20, 2016
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A group of professors at the largest university in the nation’s mos [...] Read more
Trump has Undocumented Students and Their Families Scrambling

Trump has Undocumented Students and Their Families Scrambling

by Roberto Rodriguez | November 17, 2016
By now a great majority of the country seems to have arrived at the stage of the worst politica [...] Read more
College Students Protest Donald Trump’s Deportation Plans

College Students Protest Donald Trump’s Deportation Plans

by Carolyn Thompson, Associated Press |
College students at campuses around the United States marched and rallied Wednesday, urging adm [...] Read more
Eduardo Padrón to Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Eduardo Padrón to Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

by Diverse Staff | November 16, 2016
Dr. Eduardo Padrón reached another milestone in his celebrated career in higher education when [...] Read more
Historical Appreciation: Reflecting on the 2016 Presidential Election

Historical Appreciation: Reflecting on the 2016 Presidential Election

by Roberto Rodriguez | November 11, 2016
On election night, I received hundreds of messages from friends and colleagues from throughout [...] Read more
Speak Up, Lift Up, Fall Back: What We Need from Social Justice Allies

Speak Up, Lift Up, Fall Back: What We Need from Social Justice Allies

by Jasmine Jenkins, Rachel Gomez, Lauren Harper and Andrea Romero | November 8, 2016
Given the current climate, there is a need for people to speak up and speak out against acts of [...] Read more

Retirement Won’t Be End of Arturo Madrid’s Work

by Catherine Morris |
After a more than 50-year career in higher education and government, Dr. Arturo Madrid’s comm [...] Read more