Uncategorized - Higher Education

VSU Joins Verizon STEM Initiative For Boys of Color

by Diverse Staff | April 1, 2018
PETERSBURG, VA. – Virginia State University will be among 24 schools in a program that offers [...] Read more

Textbook Costs To Drop Under University of Missouri Plan

by Associated Press | March 26, 2018
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Students on the four University of Missouri campuses will soon be paying less [...] Read more

Virgil Abloh Named Louis Vuitton’s Menswear Designer

by Associated Press |
NEW YORK — Paris-based fashion house Louis Vuitton has named Kanye West collaborator Virgil A [...] Read more

Oil Company Executive Named University of Oklahoma President

by Associated Press |
NORMAN, Okla. — A longtime energy company executive and major donor has been named the next p [...] Read more

#SpringRelease Clears Clutter, Eases Stress

by | March 15, 2018
At any moment in time, the state of our mental health depends on any number of simple and compl [...] Read more

Urban League’s Morial: Educational Equity Essential to Economic Empowerment

by | February 28, 2018
Marc H. Morial, former mayor of New Orleans and current president and CEO of the National Urban [...] Read more

Selfie with Severed Heads: Prof, Dental Students Chided

by Associated Press | February 5, 2018
Graduate dental school students and a top University of Connecticut orthodontics professor took [...] Read more

University of New Mexico Ranked 7th for Application Increase

by Associated Press | January 29, 2018
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The University of New Mexico is among 50 flagship universities seeing a l [...] Read more

Central Michigan University President Steps Down

by | January 25, 2018
After an eight-year tenure, Dr. George Ross will resign from the presidency at Central Michigan [...] Read more

17 Universities Oppose Anti-Smoking Group with Tobacco Ties

by Associated Press |
Seventeen public health schools in the U.S. and Canada pledged Thursday to refuse research mone [...] Read more

Grad Student Accused of Scamming Woman to Pay His Tuition

by Associated Press |
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – A Brown University graduate student was charged Thursday with scamming [...] Read more

Michigan State President Resigns in Wake of Nassar Scandal

by Associated Press |
EAST LANSING, Mich. — Michigan State President Lou Anna Simon submitted her resignation W [...] Read more

Challenges Persist in Hiring Black Head Coaches in College Football

by Gregory Clay | January 18, 2018
Penn State University’s James Franklin was the quarterbacks coach and offensive coordinator a [...] Read more

New Initiative Seeks to Unite Native-Serving Institutions

by Joseph Hong |
The Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, or WICHE, has launched a new collaborat [...] Read more

University of Alabama Student Expelled for Racial Slurs in Online Videos

A University of Alabama student repeatedly used a racial slur in videos posted on social media, [...] Read more