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What Higher Ed Can Learn from Ocasio-Cortez Campaign

by | July 12, 2018

Given Alexandri Ocasio-Cortez’s success in engaging first-time voters, despite being signific

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DACA Student Gets MBA, Eyes Entrepreneurship

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Despite the obstacles Jorge Mendez Barcelo faced as an immigrant from Mexico, who arrived in th

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University of South Carolina Raises Tuition Nearly 3 Percent

University of South Carolina Raises Tuition Nearly 3 Percent

by Associated Press |

COLUMBIA, S.C. The University of South Carolina is raising undergraduate tuition costs for the

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Chinese Professor Suspended Following Misconduct Complaints

Chinese Professor Suspended Following Misconduct Complaints

by Associated Press |

BEIJING— A leading Chinese university has suspended a prominent primatologist in a victory fo

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White Nationalist Agrees to Discourage Paramilitary Activity

White Nationalist Agrees to Discourage Paramilitary Activity

by Associated Press |

RICHMOND, Va.  — An organizer of a White nationalist rally that erupted in violence in Virgi

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International Collaborative Explores Social and Emotional Learning in Higher Education

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PRINCETON, N.J. – As he talked, listened and observed over the course of three days at a New

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Part II: Whose Responsibility Is It? The Role of Students in Their Journey to Academic Success

by Sundra D. Kincey, Cheree Wiltsher & Errick D. Farmer | July 11, 2018

Every instructor, teacher and professor was once a student in a classroom. Yes, times have cha

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HBCU Leaders Push to Make their Campuses More LGBTQ Inclusive

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Creating better inclusion for LGBTQ students at historically Black colleges and universities wa

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Setting the Agenda for Tennessee’s HBCUs

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Brittany L. Mosby is in the role of her dreams as the nation’s first director of HBCU Success

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Appeals Court Hears Challenge to Texas Campus Carry Law

Appeals Court Hears Challenge to Texas Campus Carry Law

by Associated Press |

NEW ORLEANS — Attorneys for three University of Texas professors asked a federal appeals cour

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CU Boulder Professor Pleads Guilty to Mail Fraud

CU Boulder Professor Pleads Guilty to Mail Fraud

by Associated Press |

BOULDER, Colo. — A mechanical engineering professor at the University of Colorado Boulder has

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GOP Candidates Call for University to Remove Flag Art Piece

GOP Candidates Call for University to Remove Flag Art Piece

by Associated Press |

LAWRENCE, Kan. Kansas Republican Gov. Jeff Colyer and Secretary of State Kris Kobach on Wednesd

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Academy Preps Leaders for Top Campus Roles

by | July 10, 2018

BERKELEY, Calif. – Dr. Abdelharim Deifalla was almost too late. After being nominated to atte

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New Dean Makes Her Mark at Webster University

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Dr. Simone Cummings, who was recently named the new dean of the Walker School of Business and T

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Sisters, Other-Mothers and Aunties: The Importance of Informal Mentors for Black Women Graduate Students at Predominantly White Institutions

by Torrie A. Cropps & Levon T. Esters |

Mentoring is paramount to the success of Black women pursuing graduate degrees. Unfortunately,

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