Political Issues - Higher Education
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Report: Justice Department Plans to Investigate Colleges’ Affirmative Action Admission Policies

by Diverse Staff | August 1, 2017

The Trump administration plans to have the U.S. Department of Justice’s civil rights division [...]

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Department of Education Scrapping Plan for Single Student Loan Servicer

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |

The U.S. Department of Education announced late Tuesday that it was reversing course on its pla [...]

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Florida GOP Candidate: Guns Should be Allowed on Campuses

by Associated Press | July 18, 2017

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The leading Republican contender for governor says he supports allowing g [...]

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Scholar Defends Chinese-American Researcher Jailed in Iran

by Adam Schreck, Associated Press | July 17, 2017

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A Chinese-American graduate student sentenced to 10 years in pr [...]

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Illinois Budget Gives Temporary Fix for Public Universities

by Associated Press |

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — A new Illinois budget will give public universities funding for the 2017- [...]

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Fight Flares in Arizona Over Tuition for Young Immigrants

by Clarice Silber, Associated Press | July 13, 2017

PHOENIX — A former Arizona lawmaker known as the driving force behind most of the state’s t [...]

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House Reaches Deal to Greatly Expand GI Bill

by Hope Yen, Associated Press |

WASHINGTON — Congressional Republicans and Democrats have reached initial agreement on the bi [...]

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Maryland Bans Scholarship Displacement

by Ya-Marie Sesay | July 12, 2017

The state of Maryland passed a bill on July 1 that bans scholarship displacement at public coll [...]

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National Council of La Raza Changes Its Name to UnidosUS

by Gia Savage | July 11, 2017

One of the nation’s oldest civil rights organization has changed its name in an effort to app [...]

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