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Rutgers President Advises Firms That Work With the University

by Associated Press | July 15, 2013
Rutgers University’s president sits on advisory boards of two companies that do business with [...] Read more

Penn State’s Board Authorizes Sandusky Settlements

by JOE MANDAK and MARK SCOLFORO, Associated Press | July 14, 2013
Penn State could soon be paying out millions of dollars to victims of former assistant football [...] Read more

Student Group Pressing University of Alabama in Free Speech Debate

by Associated Press |
A pro-abortion rights student group at the University of Alabama and a civil liberties organiza [...] Read more

Veteran Elizabeth City State University Officer Fired

by Associated Press | July 11, 2013
The upheaval on the Elizabeth City State University police force continues after the university [...] Read more

Moody’s Eyes Howard University Credit Rating Amid Troubles

by Associated Press | July 10, 2013
Moody’s Investors Service is reviewing Howard University for a possible downgrade of its cred [...] Read more

Biden Going to Rhode Island to Honor Nuala Pell

by Associated Press |
Salve Regina University officials say Vice President Joe Biden will visit the Newport school in [...] Read more

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Hires Bartley for Advocacy Role

by Diverse Staff | July 9, 2013
The Thurgood Marshall College Fund has hired Edith Bartley to oversee the organization’s publ [...] Read more

Ohio’s Chancellor University to Close in August

by Associated Press |
The Ohio institution that educated American businessmen John D. Rockefeller John D. Rockefeller [...] Read more

Southern University Collecting Yearbook Fees, But No Book Produced

by Associated Press | July 8, 2013
A new audit says Southern University has been collecting student fees for a yearbook that hasn' [...] Read more

New Help for First-Generation Students at Kansas State

by Associated Press |
A national program that aims to help first-generation college students stay in school is coming [...] Read more

North Dakota State Turns Over Deleted Emails of School President

by Associated Press | July 7, 2013
North Dakota State University has turned over to the state's Legislative Council nearly 2,000 p [...] Read more

Alabama Officials Note Shortage of Workers in Tech Fields

by Associated Press |
State officials say they're working with educators and business owners to address a gap between [...] Read more

Tuskegee University Selects New AD

by Diverse Staff | July 3, 2013
On July 1, Curtis Campbell assumed his new role as Tuskegee University’s new athletic directo [...] Read more

South Carolina State’s Social Work Program Receives Reaccreditation

by Diverse Staff |
South Carolina State’s Social Work Program was recently granted an eight-year reaccreditation [...] Read more

Morris Brown May Head to Bankruptcy Court

by Associated Press | July 2, 2013
Morris Brown College officials believe they would be able to sell off some property, settle mou [...] Read more