Posts tagged: Discrimination - Diverse

UNR Student Won’t Be Expelled for Role in Charlottesville Protest

by Associated Press | August 16, 2017
RENO, Nev. — The president of the University of Nevada, Reno says a UNR student who gained no [...] Read more

Charlottesville Evokes Memories of the Sixties

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I am a product of the 1960s and grew up in a Southern city. Segregation, separate but equal, we [...] Read more

Ancestry Research Proves Stumbling Block for White Nationalists

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
If you want to get underneath the skin of White nationalists, check out how they react when gen [...] Read more

Those Fighting to Save DACA Still Seeking Answers

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
Now, just a couple of months past the five-year anniversary of the Deferred Action for Childhoo [...] Read more

Experts: Intimidation at Heart Department of Justice Plan

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 2, 2017
The U.S. Department of Justice’s recently revealed plan to investigate and sue colleges that [...] Read more

Trump Relegates Transgender Americans to Ranks of Second-Class Citizens

by | July 26, 2017
On July 26, 2017, President Donald J. Trump announced -- via Twitter, of course -- that transge [...] Read more

Scholars’ Research Challenges College ‘Mismatch’ Theory

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 24, 2017
Low-income students could have a better shot at upward mobility if they had greater access to m [...] Read more

Senators Durbin, Graham Try to Jump-start Dream Act

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 20, 2017
Two U.S. Senators called on President Donald J. Trump and their fellow lawmakers Thursday to su [...] Read more

‘Just in Case,’ Is That Our New Anthem These Days?

by | July 17, 2017
In 2017, Black men in America walk a dangerous walk. The relationship between Black men and the [...] Read more

Black Former Professor Files Pay Bias Complaint Against Campbell University

by Walter Hudson |
A Black former law professor whose discrimination battle against Campbell University boiled ove [...] Read more

Mexican American or Mexican Mexicano?

by Roberto Rodriguez |
I remember a student of mine at the University of Arizona once defined himself as a Mexican Mex [...] Read more

When the News of Demise Is Greatly Exaggerated

by Walter M. Kimbrough | July 11, 2017
In the same state, under the same accrediting agency, two schools in the past few years have be [...] Read more

National Council of La Raza Changes Its Name to UnidosUS

by Gia Savage |
One of the nation’s oldest civil rights organization has changed its name in an effort to app [...] Read more

Baylor Settles Lawsuit with Woman Who Alleged Sexual Assault

by Jim Vertuno, Associated Press | July 9, 2017
AUSTIN, Texas — Baylor University has agreed to settle a federal lawsuit with a former studen [...] Read more

Samford to Forego Funds from Baptist Group After LGBT Flap

by Associated Press |
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Samford University will refuse an anticipated $3 million annual budget all [...] Read more