News - Higher Education




Increasing Diversity on HBCU Campuses Often Leaves Blacks in Minority

by | August 14, 2018

In many cases, African-American students have ceased being a majority at HBCUs. At some, they a

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Charles Barkley to Receive Media Excellence Award

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Charles Barkley, a National Basketball Association (NBA) Hall of Famer and two-time Olympic gol

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Democrat Lawmakers Urge Compliance with California Student Loan Act

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U.S. Sen. Kamala D. Harris and U.S. Rep. Susan Davis were joined by five other California Democ

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Skepticism in Higher Ed of Gainful Employment Rescission

by | August 13, 2018

Count Dr. Charlie Eaton among the skeptics. A sociologist who studies inequality, he recently p

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Female Population Grows at The Citadel

Female Population Grows at The Citadel

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This fall, 78 females are enrolled at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, maki

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Time to Take a Collective Stand Against Dangerous Law

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Six years after Trayvon Martin was shot and killed, the fight to abolish Stand-Your-Ground Laws

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Streaming Textbooks: Changing the Game

by Dale Dawes & Janelle L. Williams |

Do you remember going to Blockbuster? After Netflix, would you ever go back? Just like Netflix

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Report: Elementary and Special Education Teachers’ Knowledge of Reading Instruction is Lacking

Report: Elementary and Special Education Teachers’ Knowledge of Reading Instruction is Lacking

by Walter Hudson |

A new report indicates that many states are failing to maintain the necessary requirements when

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Spelman Expands its Admissions Policy to Include Trans Students

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All eyes will be on Spelman College as it joins the ranks of all-women’s colleges that offici

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UMD’s Head Football Coach Placed on Leave

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University of Maryland’s (UMD) head football coach, D.J. Durkin, was placed on indefinite lea

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Florida Legislator Accused of Lying About College Degree

Florida Legislator Accused of Lying About College Degree

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Melissa Howard,  a candidate for the Florida House of Representatives District 73, is accused

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California Gets Low Marks When It Comes to College Attainment

by Walter Hudson | August 10, 2018

When it comes to higher education, California has not kept pace with changing workforce demands

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Online Platform Helps Students with Hiring Process in STEM Field

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During his time as a technology consultant at Deloitte and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Duke U

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Penn Program Preps Future MSI Presidents

Penn Program Preps Future MSI Presidents

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Currently, 60 percent of university presidents are over the age of 60, and people of color and

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Oglethorpe University Receives Grant to Diversify Faculty

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Oglethorpe University was awarded a $500,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation as part

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