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College in Missouri Unveils Free-Textbook Program

College in Missouri Unveils Free-Textbook Program

by Associated Press | May 14, 2018

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Students taking online or evening classes at a private college in central Mis

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South Carolina College Tops Fundraising Goal

South Carolina College Tops Fundraising Goal

by Associated Press |

CHARLESTON, S.C. — A college in South Carolina has topped its goal for a fundraising drive. T

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Summit to Focus on Creating Pathways for Educational and Economic Mobility

by | May 13, 2018

The Wayne County Community College District in Detroit will host its inaugural Urban Community

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Hawaiian Volcanoes: Metaphor for Media Diversity

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The best diversity can do at this point seems to be to establish vertical silos addressing sepa

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Boseman Delivers Wakanda Wisdom to His Alma Mater’s Graduates

by Pearl Stewart |

WASHINGTON -- Actor Chadwick Boseman, also known as superhero T’Challa in “The Black Panthe

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Houston Community College Student Arrested for Making Terrorist Threat

by Sammy G. Allen |

A 21-year-old student at Houston Community College has been arrested in connection with a shoo

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Florida University Student Deported Over Strange Behavior

Florida University Student Deported Over Strange Behavior

by Associated Press |

ORLANDO, Fla. — A Florida university student who police said exhibited strange behavior and h

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Father, Daughter Get Temple University Degrees Together

Father, Daughter Get Temple University Degrees Together

by Associated Press |

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A father and daughter in Philadelphia walked across the stage together to

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Two University Alumni Make $43.9M Gift to Law School

Two University Alumni Make $43.9M Gift to Law School

by Associated Press |

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA. — Two University of Virginia School of Law alumni have made a $43.9-mil

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Single Moms in College Face Major Challenges

by Pearl Stewart | May 10, 2018

A briefing paper released this week by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research found that s

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Incidences of Campus Racial Intolerance Spark Calls for Change

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Recent highly publicized incidences of racial intolerance at Duke, Yale, Colorado State and oth

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The Case for Diversity

by Arlen Meyers |

I'm a privileged, old White guy who won the ovary lottery. Consequently, I was able to grow up

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More Colleges Host Women as Grad Speakers

More Colleges Host Women as Grad Speakers

by Associated Press |

This graduation season, the podium is all hers. For the first time in at least two decades, the

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School Officials Recommend Revoking Cosby’s Honorary Degree

School Officials Recommend Revoking Cosby’s Honorary Degree

by Associated Press |

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Officials with the University of Maryland, College Park, have recommended

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Big Jump in Job Program for Foreign Graduates of US Colleges

Big Jump in Job Program for Foreign Graduates of US Colleges

by Associated Press |

WASHINGTON— A program that allows foreign students to stay in the United States for temporary

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