Posts tagged: Advanced Placement - Diverse

Initiative Aims to Eliminate Gaps Between Rich and Poor Students

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 3, 2016
Leaders from a group of public urban universities recently launched a new collaborative initiat [...] Read more

March Madness: The Rest of the Story

by Robin Lee Hughes | March 31, 2016
March harkens the smell of roses, cut grass and light spring rains for most folks. For me, Marc [...] Read more

More Students Seeing the World Without Getting Credits

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | March 30, 2016
A survey found that roughly half of the 227 institutions responding reported an increase in the [...] Read more

Group Calls Remedial Education ‘Bridge to Nowhere’

by Catherine Morris | March 29, 2016
Complete College America, dedicated to improving graduation rates nationally, has dubbed remedi [...] Read more

UMKC Takes Issue with Education Trust Report Conclusion

by Catherine Morris | March 23, 2016
According to UMKC, the university is concerned primarily with providing full access to all memb [...] Read more

Report: Black Student Graduation Rates Improving at Slower Rate Than Whites

by Catherine Morris | March 22, 2016
A recent report released by the Education Trust found that Black student graduation rates impro [...] Read more

PAULA JOHNSON

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PAULA JOHNSON has been named president of Wellesley College, effective July 1. She was chief of [...] Read more

U. of Michigan Program for At-risk Youth Headed for Chicago

by Jamal Eric Watson | March 10, 2016
A University of Michigan-based program designed to prevent substance abuse, violence and early [...] Read more

White Privilege Undermines Diversity in Higher Education

by Larissa Estes, Dr. Tanisha Price-Johnson, and Dr. Marina L. Ramirez | March 8, 2016
Beyond institutionalized and internalized racism and classism, there is a cloud of entitlement [...] Read more

CARMEN SOLORZANO

| March 7, 2016
CARMEN SOLORZANO was appointed chief of the Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery [...] Read more

LSAMP Students Tackling Problems That Hit Close to Home

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | February 25, 2016
Bugs with a deadly bite. Waterborne pathogens that threaten our health. Bad breath and gum dise [...] Read more

JANICE ZUMMO

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JANICE ZUMMO has been named assistant dean of support services at the Borough of Manhattan Comm [...] Read more

MARTA ELENA ESQUILIN

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MARTA ELENA ESQUILIN was appointed assistant professor of professional practice and associate d [...] Read more

PETER RODRIGUEZ

| February 23, 2016
PETER RODRIGUEZ has been named dean of the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: Have For-profit Schools Preyed on Minorities?

by Matthew Lynch | February 18, 2016
Have For-profit Schools Preyed on Minorities? [...] Read more