News - Higher Education




Harvard’s Asian Problem Does Not Justify the Blum Lawsuit

by | August 7, 2018

That lawsuit filed by White conservative Ed Blum using Asians as proxies to fight affirmative a

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Black Lives Matter Leader Joins Faculty at Prescott College

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Patrisse Cullors, the co-founder of the Black Lives Matter Global Network is joining the facult

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Who’s the Real Dummy?

by Elizabeth Jean Brumfield |

I thank Don Lemon for his question, “Who’s the real dummy?” His question encouraged me to

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Power is Theme at Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s ‘Scholars Weekend’

by | August 6, 2018

For Jack Kent Cooke Foundation (JKCF) scholars, this year’s Scholars Weekend from August 2-5

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How to Make Our Institutions More Accessible

by Angel B. Perez |

While higher education is abuzz with goals of cultivating greater access and success for histor

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Doubts About Diversity

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I am skeptical that any of us embraces “diversity” as much as we might believe.

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Borough of Manhattan Community College Appoints New Interim President

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Dr. Karrin Wilks has been appointed interim president for Borough of Manhattan Community Colleg

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Textbook Costs Drop as Nearly Half of Colleges Use OpenStax

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OpenStax, an online digital-resource service created by Rice University in 2012, has surpassed

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FedEx and Launch Tennessee to Bring Underrepresented Moguls to Festival

FedEx and Launch Tennessee to Bring Underrepresented Moguls to Festival

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FedEx and Launch Tennessee (LaunchTN) have established a scholarship program in efforts to brin

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Howard Communications School and Partners to Donate Books to Uganda College

Howard Communications School and Partners to Donate Books to Uganda College

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The Cathy Hughes School of Communications at Howard University is collaborating with The Aspen

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More Pizzagate Fallout: Purdue Takes Name Off Building, Offers to Return $8M Gift

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The John H. Schnatter Center for Economic Research will soon revert to its old name as the Purd

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Recent Graduates Lack Soft Skills, New Study Reports

by | August 3, 2018

A recent study revealed that four in 10 corporations and almost half of academic institutions b

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History at Harvard: Four Black Women Head Colleges

History at Harvard: Four Black Women Head Colleges

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When Harvard University students arrive for classes Aug. 15, they will return to history in the

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NDNU a Place to ‘Do Good and Do Well’ for Bay Area Students

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Notre Dame de Namur in Belmont, Calif. is often ranked among the most diverse higher education

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Tokyo Medical University Accused of Bias Against Female Applicants

Tokyo Medical University Accused of Bias Against Female Applicants

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Tokyo Medical University (TMU) is being investigated after allegations that the institution sys

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