Women - Higher Education

Young Girls of Color Still Facing Challenges on the Road to Higher Ed

by Jamal Eric Watson | April 17, 2016
Academicians, public policy officials and community advocates gather to discuss the numerous di [...] Read more

Black Intellectuals Ponder How Best to Share Knowledge

by Lois Elfman | April 14, 2016
A recurring theme was how the world beyond the academy has to affect how a Black intellectual v [...] Read more
Secret Harvard Club Breaks Silence, Followed by an Apology

Secret Harvard Club Breaks Silence, Followed by an Apology

by Collin Binkley, Associated Press |
BOSTON — A Boston business chief who broke the public silence of a 225-year-old Harvard a [...] Read more
Ex-Iowa State Athlete Sues School Over Response to Rape Case

Ex-Iowa State Athlete Sues School Over Response to Rape Case

by Associated Press | April 13, 2016
AMES, Iowa — A former Iowa State University basketball player who faced a rape charge tha [...] Read more
Michigan College President Could be Fired Over Spending

Michigan College President Could be Fired Over Spending

by Associated Press |
BENTON HARBOR, Mich. — A college in southwestern Michigan says the school’s new pre [...] Read more
Penn State Survey Finds Sexual Misconduct is Common

Penn State Survey Finds Sexual Misconduct is Common

by Mark Scolforo, Associated Press |
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — A survey of sexual misconduct at Penn State’s main campus foun [...] Read more
Excelencia: Community Colleges Need to Embrace Latino Role

Excelencia: Community Colleges Need to Embrace Latino Role

by Cassandra West | April 12, 2016
President Sarita Brown said she believes community colleges can play a critical role in assurin [...] Read more
Illinois Settles with Former Athletes, ex Coach Tim Beckman

Illinois Settles with Former Athletes, ex Coach Tim Beckman

by Caryn Rousseau, Associated Press |
CHICAGO — The University of Illinois said Tuesday that it will pay $375,000 to settle a f [...] Read more
Need for Research that Centers on Female Experiences at HBCUs

Need for Research that Centers on Female Experiences at HBCUs

by Abigail Shepherd | April 11, 2016
Historical accounts of HBCUs often exclude the stories of Black women at these institutions and [...] Read more
UConn: Sexual Violence Survey Shows Students Feel Safe

UConn: Sexual Violence Survey Shows Students Feel Safe

by Associated Press |
STORRS, Conn. — A survey on sexual violence shows students feel safe on University of Con [...] Read more
Nevada Hires Embattled ex-UC Berkeley Assistant Coach

Nevada Hires Embattled ex-UC Berkeley Assistant Coach

by Associated Press | April 10, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO — A University of California, Berkeley assistant basketball coach who resig [...] Read more

Minorities, Women Barely in Game of College Athletic Leadership

by Reginald Stuart | April 7, 2016
Minorities and women continue to be underrepresented throughout the management and coaching ran [...] Read more
Feds: Company Stole $2.4M from Fraternities, Sororities

Feds: Company Stole $2.4M from Fraternities, Sororities

by Associated Press |
LEHIGH, Pa. — Federal prosecutors say a Pennsylvania company set up to provide food and m [...] Read more
University of Arizona President Keeping Controversial Job at For-profit DeVry

University of Arizona President Keeping Controversial Job at For-profit DeVry

by Astrid Galvan, Associated Press |
TUCSON, Ariz. — The president of Arizona’s second-largest university continues to f [...] Read more
Report: 19 UC Berkeley Employees Violated Harassment Policy

Report: 19 UC Berkeley Employees Violated Harassment Policy

by Associated Press | April 6, 2016
BERKELEY, Calif. ― Documents released by the University of California, Berkeley show 19 emplo [...] Read more