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Mississippi’s College Board Initiates Program to Link Minority Businesses, Colleges

by Laura Tillman, Associated Press | May 15, 2013
The state College Board announced an initiative Wednesday to partner with a website that promot [...] Read more

Penn State Defends Football Medical Staff

by Associated Press |
Penn State's athletic department is vigorously defending itself against a report questioning th [...] Read more

Georgia College Sues Tennessee Agency Over Billboard

by Associated Press | May 14, 2013
A private college in northwest Georgia is suing Tennessee’s higher education commission in a [...] Read more

Norfolk State’s Financial Audit Status Concerns Lawmakers

by Associated Press |
State lawmakers are calling for more financial accountability at Norfolk State University, whic [...] Read more

New Indiana Law Gives Veterans More Access to College

by Annie McMindes, Vincennes Sun-Commercial | May 13, 2013
A bill signed into law last week allowing veterans greater access to a more-affordable college [...] Read more

Huston-Tillotson’s Business Administration Program Gains Accreditation

by Diverse Staff |
Huston-Tillotson University’s Department of Business Administration has been accredited by th [...] Read more

Mother, Daughter Graduate Together

by Associated Press | May 12, 2013
A mother and daughter who teamed up to go back to college helped one another into their graduat [...] Read more

Bethune—Cookman Sweeps PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Titles

by Associated Press |
Bethune-Cookman rallied to win the PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship on Sunday, and the [...] Read more

Indiana University Hiring of Diving Coach Raises Degree Questions

by Associated Press | May 9, 2013
Indiana University’s hiring of a decorated diving coach to help lead its renowned aquatics pr [...] Read more

Pa. University to Allow Guns on Campus

by Michael Rubinkam, Associated Press |
An eastern Pennsylvania university has dropped its blanket prohibition on guns and will now all [...] Read more

Chief Group Wants to Resurrect Mascot at University of Illinois

by Associated Press | May 8, 2013
A group of University of Illinois graduates who in the past portrayed Chief Illiniwek is pitchi [...] Read more

Warren Bill Would Ease Student Loan Interest Rates

by Associated Press |
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is calling on Congress to stop student loan interest rates from doub [...] Read more

University of Hawaii President Says She’ll Retire

by Audrey McAvoy, Associated Press | May 7, 2013
University of Hawaii President M.R.C. Greenwood will retire in September for personal, health a [...] Read more

Delaware State U. Board Approves Tuition Freeze

by Associated Press |
Delaware State University's board of trustees has approved a plan to hold tuition at current le [...] Read more

Bennett College Selects Fuse-Hall as President

by Diverse Staff | May 6, 2013
Bennett College has named Rosalind Fuse-Hall as its 17th president, officially succeeding inter [...] Read more