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AASCU Taps Sias as Director of the Millennium Leadership Initiative

by Catherine Morris | May 18, 2015
Dr. Mary Evans Sias will take on a new role at the American Association of States Colleges and [...] Read more

Educator Introduces Online Program to Report Sexual Assault

by Jamal Eric Watson | April 26, 2015
In the wake of heightened sexual assaults on college campuses across the United States, a seaso [...] Read more

Staley Seeks to Make Impact on Court and Off

by Lois Elfman | April 8, 2015
One of the most acclaimed point guards in women’s basketball, Dawn Staley, is also making his [...] Read more
Michigan State, Rwanda Collaborate on Women in Agribusiness

Michigan State, Rwanda Collaborate on Women in Agribusiness

by Associated Press | January 25, 2015
Michigan State University and the University of Rwanda are teaming up to start a degree program [...] Read more

Million Women Mentors Movement Guiding Females to STEM Careers

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | January 22, 2015
The nationwide movement that is designed to mobilize a million STEM mentors to encourage and gu [...] Read more

NCAA to Honor Former Paralympic Winner With Inspiration Award

by Catherine Morris | January 15, 2015
Former Norfolk State University track star and Paralympic winner, April Holmes, overcomes adver [...] Read more
More Women, Minorities in New Congress

More Women, Minorities in New Congress

by Associated Press | January 5, 2015
WASHINGTON — The 114th Congress that convenes today will count more minorities and women than [...] Read more
Syracuse University Suspends Women’s Soccer Player for Slur

Syracuse University Suspends Women’s Soccer Player for Slur

by Associated Press | September 8, 2014
Syracuse University has suspended a women’s soccer player for using a homophobic and racial s [...] Read more

Lead Exposure Study to Focus on Black Women in Cincinnati

by Ronald Roach | July 31, 2014
University of Cincinnati researchers are launching a study of African-American women to determi [...] Read more
Top 30 Women in Higher Education

Top 30 Women in Higher Education

| April 25, 2014
Dr. Charlene Alexander Associate Provost for Diversity, Ball State University Dr.Sharon Beverly [...] Read more
Pay Gains for Young Women; Inequality Still Seen

Pay Gains for Young Women; Inequality Still Seen

by Hope Yen, Associated Press | December 11, 2013
Taking time off or reducing hours for families still cited as main reason for gender gap in pay [...] Read more