Uncategorized - Higher Education

Vanderbilt Pays Tribute to Black SEC Pioneer Player

by Pearl Stewart | January 11, 2018
Billed as “an evening of conversation about the intersection of race and sports,” Wednesday [...] Read more

After DACA Decision and Negotiations, Experts are Cautiously Hopeful

by | January 10, 2018
A federal judge in California on Tuesday ruled against the Trump administration’s repeal of t [...] Read more

Scholars Hold Mixed Reactions About an Oprah Presidential Run

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While Oprah Winfrey has had a successful career as a businesswoman, philanthropist and an advoc [...] Read more

FIRE Sues Essex County College

by | January 8, 2018
Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, or FIRE, a civil liberties group, has been advoc [...] Read more

Colgate’s Mosaic Initiative, a Bridge Between Multicultural Alumni and Students

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Tapping into its alumni network, Colgate University has created an innovative initiative that b [...] Read more

Educators Should Care About “Fire and Fury”

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If you’re in higher ed and are trying to ignore Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury: Inside the T [...] Read more

Obama Aide Challenges College Presidents to Encourage Civic Engagement

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Valerie B. Jarrett—who for eight years served as a senior advisor to President Barack Obama [...] Read more

Scholars Find Solidarity at MLA Convention

by Lois Elfman | January 7, 2018
Invigorated by animated discussions about research, teaching, literature, linguistics and caree [...] Read more

Educational Road Bumps in 2017

by Reginald Stuart | January 4, 2018
Last year,higher education appears to have been on a bumpy, roller coaster back seat ride, acco [...] Read more

New Book on Breakaway Learners Puts the Focus on At-Risk Students

by Linda Van Doren |
Dr. Karen Gross, the author of Breakaway Learners: Strategies for Post-Secondary Success with A [...] Read more

More Community Colleges Are Hiring Chief Diversity Officers

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Following the model of four-year institutions, community colleges across the country have now b [...] Read more

Home for the Holidays

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Imagine what it is like to dread going home for the holiday break because all semester you stru [...] Read more

New York Governor Proposes Legislation to End Hunger at all Public State Schools

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New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo will introduce legislation this year that would require all S [...] Read more

Report Details Evidence of Sexual Harassment, Inappropriate Behavior at APSA Annual Meetings

by | January 3, 2018
A new study by the American Political Science Association found that a “sizable” minority o [...] Read more

A Cheerleader for Art Education

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When Samuel — or Sammy — Hoi, president of Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), was aw [...] Read more