Views - Higher Education

We Must Protect the Press to Police Politicians, Society

by Robbie R. Morganfield | May 21, 2018
As one who has worked professionally as a journalist and now works to train students to become [...] Read more

Why Are Only the White Marches the Right Marches?

by Tyler Hallmark | May 20, 2018
High school activism is now commonplace in America. Students are no longer the leaders of tomor [...] Read more

Neurodiversity: The Next Frontier in Social Justice

by Niki Elliott | May 17, 2018
The scar on my thigh reminds me of the day I almost gave up my career as a teacher. I now dedi [...] Read more

The Case for Diversity

by Arlen Meyers | May 10, 2018
I'm a privileged, old White guy who won the ovary lottery. Consequently, I was able to grow up [...] Read more

GlobalMindED Gathering to Boost First-Gen College Students

by Rocío Perez | May 6, 2018
GlobalMindED provides a platform for people to thrive. A city is only as good as its employers, [...] Read more

False Equivalences Used to Deny Paying College Athletes

by Robbie R. Morganfield | May 2, 2018
I say without equivocation: Enough with the false equivalences. Pay college athletes what they [...] Read more

Predominantly White Institutions, Black Women Grad Students and a Sense of Belonging

by Torrie A. Cropps | May 1, 2018
While predominantly White institutions should make deliberate efforts to address issues of a la [...] Read more

What I Learned (Not) Flying First Class

by Frank H. Wu | April 29, 2018
The problem of privilege, no different than ignorance, is that it need not acknowledge itself. [...] Read more

GlobalMindED: Inclusive Leadership for Education and Lifelong Learning

by Carol Carter | April 26, 2018
GlobalMindED represents a unique opportunity for diverse stakeholders to come together to ident [...] Read more

How to Fail: The Lesson We’re Forgetting to Teach Our Students

by Matthew J. Wright | April 25, 2018
Our students can learn from small mistakes before they get out into the post-college world and [...] Read more

Service Learning Could Strengthen Long-Term Student Outcomes

by Lillian Williams | April 24, 2018
A case study of the early professional success of a former student suggests that service learni [...] Read more

Lessons From Starbucks’ Imperfect Response to Systemic Racism

by Chayla Haynes Davison and Lori Patton Davis | April 22, 2018
During our recent time at the American Educational Research Association Conference in New York [...] Read more

Supporting the Entry of Older Adult Students into College Classrooms

by Quintana Clark and Levon T. Esters | April 17, 2018
In 2015, at the age of 99, Doretha Daniels earned her college degree. She is the oldest of a ne [...] Read more

Want a Diverse Faculty? Learn from Minority Serving Institutions

by Daniel Blake | April 16, 2018
Minority Serving Institutions successfully recruit diverse faculties because their institutiona [...] Read more

HBCUs Aid the Rise of Black Women

by N. Joyce Payne | April 15, 2018
In exploring issues of gender equity for Black women, the role of HBCUs and their impact across [...] Read more