Special times as communities celebrate and commemorate.
Many in and around Washington have remained eerily silent on the issue.
There are some compelling issues to be examined regarding Black History Month as we know it to be now.
New York has begun a statewide campaign to raise awareness about campus sexual assault and to support Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s call to expand a new sexual consent policy to private colleges.
The House voted Wednesday to expand the benefits of popular college savings plans that President Barack Obama failed to scale back.
In the wake of President Obama’s “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative, a new effort has sprung up to devote research and resources to better serving boys and young men of color.
Dr. Umar Johnson, a controversial Black activist and speaker, has been disinvited from speaking at Anne Arundel Community College in Maryland after a group of students complained that he espouses anti-gay rhetoric.
Despite the openness and inclusion of community colleges, they still remain tethered to the elitist and exclusive history of higher education.
Dr. Jill Biden, Second Lady of the United States, shared stories of success with community college leaders at the annual Achieving the Dream National Reform Network conference in Baltimore on Friday.
Boston College has become more difficult to navigate for people with disabilities in recent years, according to former and current students whose complaints have prompted an investigation into whether the school is violating accessibility laws.
Morehead State University didn’t violate First Amendment rights or commit disability discrimination when it denied tenure to an assistant professor of art history, a unanimous federal appeals panel has ruled.
New research shows that African Americans and Caribbean Blacks who experience multiple types of discrimination are at a much greater risk for a variety of mental disorders, such as anxiety, depression and substance abuse.
Top U.S. universities that worked to overcome reputations for serving only children of the American elite are now pushing to do the same with their international students.
Many business schools from the United States and Europe are now exploring a bold new frontier: Africa.
A Diverse 2015 Emerging Scholar, Dr. Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera’s research in border studies is designed to effect change on both sides of the southeast U.S.- Mexico border.
Even for those colleges and universities that value diversity to the extent that they have a dedicated officer or dean of diversity, problems of inclusion and support for faculty and students of color may still be an institutional challenge.
Civil rights activist spoke of how Selma gave insight into the numerous behind-the-scenes struggles of many who ended up working together for the cause.
CBS Sports celebrates Nate Northington’s impact on culture and sports in America with an hourlong documentary.
In the wake of conference realignments and game-changing court decisions, stakeholders in non-revenue-generating intercollegiate sports wonder what the future holds.
Former Norfolk State University track star and Paralympic winner, April Holmes, overcomes adversity, wins prestigious award.
Perhaps unsurprisingly, the selection of the honorees underscores the current administration’s emphasis on the STEM fields.
Dr. Henry N. Tisdale has worked tirelessly to propel his alma mater forward.
Educators say that the ability to build a sense of community on campus is most critical for attracting and retaining Native American students.
The White House 2014 Native Youth Report, released on Wednesday, finds that Native youth and Native education “are in a state of emergency.”
Librarians and directors are making the most of sometimes limited funds to help tribal citizens further their educational and job prospects.
Southern Blacks and Chinese have lived together since the 1870s.
A Korean American chemistry instructor can pursue allegations that Delgado Community College denied her a promotion and then terminated her because of racial and national origin discrimination, a federal appeals court has ruled.
There’s a broad effort to encourage and steer more community college graduates in California — especially minorities and other underrepresented populations — into law school.
At the 10th Annual American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education’s National Conference in March, Dr. Estela Bensimon will receive the Outstanding Latino/a Faculty in Higher Education: Research/Teaching (Research Institutions) award.
At a panel focusing on Hispanic-serving institutions, panelists looked to the past and future of the institutions that are predominantly serving one of the fastest growing demographics in the nation.
Experts say HBCUs are not faring well overall when it comes to ensuring that members of the LGBTQA community are afforded the same rights as others.
When Derrick Gordon decided last April to become the first openly gay player in Division I men’s college basketball to publicly come out, he wasn’t sure what kind of reaction he would receive.
As times and student demographics change, HBCUs will be increasingly challenged to ensure that all students are equally protected and valued on campus.
In recent months, some elected officials and veterans groups have expressed concern over added restrictions and reported difficulties in obtaining the benefits.
Many veterans face an array of challenges in making the transition to college life, but an increasing number of colleges and universities are taking steps to help.
Congressional hearing discusses best practices to support veterans and active duty military in higher education.
Michigan State University and the University of Rwanda are teaming up to start a degree program aimed at helping women in the East African nation get a stronger foothold in agribusiness.
WASHINGTON — The 114th Congress that convenes today will count more minorities and women than ever, although lawmakers remain overwhelmingly White and male in the Republican-controlled House and Senate.
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