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Leadership Encouraged HBCUs a Part of National Conversation

Leadership Encouraged HBCUs a Part of National Conversation

by David Pluviose | February 19, 2017 At an executive leadership forum, HBCU leaders across the HBCU spectrum gave their take on digi Read more
Advocates Cautiously Optimistic About Potential Executive Order on HBCUs

Advocates Cautiously Optimistic About Potential Executive Order on HBCUs

by Catherine Morris |
While there has been no word from the White House on when the order might be released and what [...] Read more
Study: Big Data Helps Struggling College Students Graduate

Study: Big Data Helps Struggling College Students Graduate

by Maria Danilova, Associated Press |
WASHINGTON — Getting through college isn’t easy, and it can be even harder for low-income a [...] Read more
Wake Forest Opens Dorm Honoring Poet Maya Angelou

Wake Forest Opens Dorm Honoring Poet Maya Angelou

by Associated Press |
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Wake Forest University has named a new dorm in honor of poet and civil [...] Read more
Kentucky State Presidential Search Accompanied by Controversy

Kentucky State Presidential Search Accompanied by Controversy

by Reginald Stuart | February 16, 2017
Kentucky State University’s search for a new president has run into a rolling storm of troubl [...] Read more

Economist: Education Alone Won’t Close Racial Wage Gap

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
Though Black college graduates generally fare better than Black high school graduates, higher e [...] Read more
University of Wisconsin Students Demand Free Tuition for Black Students

University of Wisconsin Students Demand Free Tuition for Black Students

by Todd Richmond, Associated Press |
MADISON, Wis. — Black students should be offered free tuition and housing at the University o [...] Read more
Trump Issue Dividing Howard University Administration, Students

Trump Issue Dividing Howard University Administration, Students

by Catherine Morris | February 15, 2017
In a town hall meeting on Tuesday night, students expressed disappointment that the administrat [...] Read more
Mangum to Join Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions

Mangum to Join Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions

by Catherine Morris | February 14, 2017
Dr. Elmira Mangum, former president of Florida A&M University (FAMU), will join the University [...] Read more
List of Finalists for Kentucky State U. President Stirs Controversy

List of Finalists for Kentucky State U. President Stirs Controversy

by Associated Press |
FRANKFORT, Ky. — Kentucky State University faculty and alumni are expressing concern with the [...] Read more
Rodriguez: The Indigenous and Black Roots of Mexico

Rodriguez: The Indigenous and Black Roots of Mexico

by Roberto Rodriguez | February 13, 2017
By knowing their intertwined histories, perhaps both peoples will come to struggle together, wh [...] Read more

College Students Finding Their Roots

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
Colleges and universities are using AfricanAncestry.com to connect students with their backgrou [...] Read more
Yale Removes Slave Proponent’s Name from Residence Hall

Yale Removes Slave Proponent’s Name from Residence Hall

by Jamal Eric Watson | February 12, 2017
After a wave of student protests, Yale University announced over the weekend that it would remo [...] Read more

Offspring Ensure Civil Rights Icons’ Work Lives On

by Katti Gray |
The children of 1960s civil rights icons pay homage to their parents’ legacies by tackling so [...] Read more
Blacks, Hispanics Losing Out on LSAT-based Financial Aid

Blacks, Hispanics Losing Out on LSAT-based Financial Aid

by Catherine Morris | February 9, 2017
The result of privileging LSAT scores through merit-based scholarships is what some call a “r [...] Read more
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