Uncategorized - Higher Education

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 [...] Read more

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 [...] Read more

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 [...] Read more

Tuition Remission Benefit was a “Blessing in Disguise”

by | October 22, 2017
Even though her mother worked the night shift cleaning crew at Linfield College, Giselle Naranj [...] Read more

Guillermo: Rethinking Campus Carry Laws After Las Vegas

| October 9, 2017
As we try to understand the motives of Stephen Paddock, the Las Vegas massacre shooter, more th [...] Read more

A Seat at the Table

by Zebulon Miletsky | October 8, 2017
As soon as Donald Trump was elected President, the tacit comparisons to 1930s Germany began. Ma [...] Read more

Accelerating Latino Success in Postsecondary Education is Focus for Excelencia

by Catherine Morris |
Excelencia convened higher education and nonprofit leaders in Washington, D.C. late last week t [...] Read more

University of Hawaii Gets Donation That Could Equal $7B

by Associated Press | October 5, 2017
HONOLULU — University of Hawaii alumnus and real estate investor Jay Shidler has donated a co [...] Read more

DeVos Rolls Back Obama Title IX Rules on Campus Sexual Assault

by | September 24, 2017
The Trump administration drew back Title IX guidance on campus sexual misconduct on Friday, rep [...] Read more

Gordon F. May Prepares to Retire from BCCC After Facing Tough Challenges

by Catherine Morris | September 17, 2017
Early this month, Dr. Gordon F. May announced that he would step down when his term expires in [...] Read more

Helping the College Applicants Who Need It the Most

by | August 31, 2017
Where does a high school senior whose parents didn’t go to college turn to understand the app [...] Read more

Interim NAACP President says Civil Rights Group Remains Relevant

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 29, 2017
Arguing that President Donald J. Trump has emboldened white supremacists to “walk in public w [...] Read more

William Paterson University President to Retire

by Associated Press | August 22, 2017
WAYNE, N.J. — William Paterson University’s president is retiring. Kathleen Waldron announc [...] Read more

HBCU and Congressional Leaders Push Trump Administration to Fill Key Post

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim and Gia Savage | August 13, 2017
Now that the White House Initiative on historically Black Colleges and Universities has remaine [...] Read more

New Application Tool is Revolutionizing College Admissions

by A.K. Brunini | August 8, 2017
Jewel White, who recently completed two years at Thomas Nelson Community College, looked to Zee [...] Read more