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After Charlottesville Incident, UVA Students Mobilized Voters to the Polls

by | November 7, 2017

Bret Curtis, a fourth-year student at the University of Virginia, watched as recent events cata

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Bennett College Renames Dormitory After Prominent Educator

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Ten years after Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole left the all-women’s college in Greensboro, North C

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Congress Urged to Invest in Blue-Collar STEM Jobs

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Automation and other technological advancements threaten to put good-paying jobs further out of

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Finally a Greek Ban—But Just at FSU? Why Not Permanently for All Campuses?

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There’s way too much death lately in American society. After the terrorism incident in New Yo

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UNC-Chapel Hill Athletics Head Gets Pay Post After Scandal

UNC-Chapel Hill Athletics Head Gets Pay Post After Scandal

by Associated Press |

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. –Three weeks after North Carolina’s flagship public university es

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Ex-JetBlue CEO Gives $10M to Michigan Leadership Institute

Ex-JetBlue CEO Gives $10M to Michigan Leadership Institute

by Associated Press |

ANN ARBOR, Mich.— Former JetBlue Airways CEO Dave Barger has donated $10 million to the Unive

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Ex-Assistant Coach Ends Whistleblower Lawsuit Against PSU

Ex-Assistant Coach Ends Whistleblower Lawsuit Against PSU

by Associated Press |

STATE COLLEGE, Pa.  — A former Penn State assistant football coach has ended his defamation

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Higher Education Groups Take Aim at GOP Reform Bill

Higher Education Groups Take Aim at GOP Reform Bill

by | November 6, 2017

Higher education lobbying groups on Monday told Congress that the Republican tax reform bill

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Chief Diversity Officers Transitioning to the Presidency

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By the time Dr. Jamel Santa Cruze Wright became the first chief diversity officer at Eureka Col

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An Open Letter to NFL Owners, Coaches, Commissioners, Front Office People, Papa John’s et. al

by Dr. Robin L. Hughes |

While protesting in the NFL may be new to you, protesting in general is not. Black college

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All Eyes on Virginia, New Jersey in Political Races

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Several states across the country are in the spotlight this week as local elections are expecte

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Michigan State’s College of Music Receives $1 Million Gift

Michigan State’s College of Music Receives $1 Million Gift

by Associated Press |

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Michigan State University has received a $1 million gift commitment to

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Brazile Strains Dem Unity Ahead of Key Gov Race in Virginia

Brazile Strains Dem Unity Ahead of Key Gov Race in Virginia

by Associated Press |

WASHINGTON — Democrats are having trouble surmounting differences over the bitter 2016 electi

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First-Generation Students Celebrated in Nationwide Festivities

by | November 5, 2017

In an effort to showcase and empower first-generation students, the Council for Opportunity in

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Alabama A&M’s First Capital Campaign Hugely Successful

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By the time Alabama A&M University concluded its first-ever capital campaign, the university ha

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