Higher Education News and Jobs

Community Colleges Becoming Prime Destination for Faculty

by Jamal Eric Watson | December 16, 2015
Long in the shadow of four-year institutions, community colleges are increasingly becoming viab [...] Read more

The Silent Minority: Hmong Women in Higher Education

by Jennifer Yang | December 15, 2015
Despite a history lacking a value on education for women, today Hmong women are actively pursui [...] Read more
No Disciplinary Action Taken after Alleged Racist Frat Party

No Disciplinary Action Taken after Alleged Racist Frat Party

by Associated Press | December 10, 2015
  NEW HAVEN, Conn. ― No disciplinary action will be taken against any students or studen [...] Read more

Dr. Edith P. Mitchell Trying to Close Health Gaps Between Racial Groups

by Reginald Stuart | December 2, 2015
As a medical oncologist, focused on helping cancer patients, she is spreading the health care m [...] Read more
Celebrating Differences Among Students

Celebrating Differences Among Students

by Emma White | December 1, 2015
Celebrating the cultural differences between students in the classroom helps to create a nurtur [...] Read more
University of Kansas Chancellor Addresses Diversity Issues

University of Kansas Chancellor Addresses Diversity Issues

by Associated Press | November 30, 2015
  LAWRENCE, Kan. — The University of Kansas’ chancellor says hiring a new provost [...] Read more

Race Amity Over Enmity Focus of Recent Conference

by David Pluviose | November 29, 2015
Expert says, although history books and contemporary media are replete with accounts of enmity [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: 4 Ways HBCUs Can Prepare Students for Lack of Workplace Diversity

by Matthew Lynch | November 23, 2015
There has to be a blending of what is actually happening in the workplace with what the ideal [...] Read more
Michigan State University Sued Over Sexual Assault Claims

Michigan State University Sued Over Sexual Assault Claims

by David Eggert, Associated Press | November 18, 2015
EAST LANSING, Mich. ― Four Michigan State University students filed a civil rights lawsuit We [...] Read more
New Director Appointed at Jimmy Carter Presidential Library

New Director Appointed at Jimmy Carter Presidential Library

| November 16, 2015
by Associated Press ATLANTA — Meredith Evans has been named the new director of the Jimmy Car [...] Read more
Tragedy in Paris

Tragedy in Paris

by | November 15, 2015
An American Global tragedy: Nohemi Gonzalez was an example of diversity in higher ed at its bes [...] Read more
Yale Announces Plan to Increase Diversity

Yale Announces Plan to Increase Diversity

by Diverse Staff |
Yale University announced earlier this month a $50 million plan to increase the diversity of fa [...] Read more

Legal Profession Struggling With Dearth of Minority Representation

by Catherine Morris | November 4, 2015
A dearth of minority representation in the legal profession remains a serious issue that begins [...] Read more

Judge Dismisses Discrimination Suit Against Kent State

by Eric Freedman | August 24, 2015
A judge in Ohio has dismissed all federal claims against Kent State University in a suit allegi [...] Read more

‘Straight Outta Compton’ Highlights Complex Role of Black Women in Society

by Autumn A. Arnett | August 19, 2015
Scholars contemplate the broader relationship between hip hop and women. [...] Read more