Posts tagged: Health - Diverse

Study: Female Participation in Workforce Far from Globally Embraced

by Catherine Morris | March 8, 2017
As the world celebrates International Women’s Day, a new report finds that only half of women [...] Read more

Vanderbilt: More Than 3,000 Medical Records Wrongly Accessed

by Associated Press | February 26, 2017
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Vanderbilt University Medical Center officials say the hospital has had a [...] Read more

Ricks’ Teen Pregnancy Work Born Out of Personal Experience

by Catherine Morris |
When she was just 15, Dr. Nila Ricks, selected by Diverse as a member of the 2017 Class of Emer [...] Read more

Professor has Taken a Selfie Nearly Every Day for 30 years

by Philip Marcelo, Associated Press | February 23, 2017
BOSTON — Long before they were called selfies, Karl Baden snapped a simple black and white ph [...] Read more

West Virginia U. Offers Tuition Incentive to Nursing Students

by Associated Press | February 21, 2017
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia University is offering tuition incentives in hopes of incre [...] Read more

Scholars: At its Core, Feminism Universal

by Steven Gaither | February 20, 2017
Black transnational feminisms simply means understanding the ways in which Black women across n [...] Read more

Disabled Student Fires Back Against North Dakota University

by Associated Press | February 6, 2017
FARGO, N.D. — A student with cerebral palsy has filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of [...] Read more

Tyesha Burks Takes on Age-defying Mission

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | February 5, 2017
Dr. Tyesha N. Burks, selected by Diverse as a member of the 2017 Class of Emerging Scholars, is [...] Read more

Gates Foundation gives $279M to University of Washington

by Associated Press | January 25, 2017
SEATTLE — The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is awarding $279 million to the University of [...] Read more

St. Joseph’s College Gets $1.5M to Address Nursing Shortage

by Associated Press | January 23, 2017
STANDISH, Maine — The Harold Alfond Foundation is providing $1.5 million to Saint Joseph̵ [...] Read more

Janet Napolitano Hospitalized Due to Side Effects of Cancer Care

by Kristin J. Bender, Associated Press | January 18, 2017
SAN FRANCISCO — University of California President Janet Napolitano, a former U.S. Homeland S [...] Read more

University of Michigan Announces Efforts to Address Poverty

by Associated Press | January 17, 2017
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — The University of Michigan is planning a series of projects that aim to br [...] Read more

2017 Most Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs

by Diverse Staff | January 12, 2017
The University of Vermont and the University of West Georgia are among the 2017 Most Promising [...] Read more

Bones of Mengele, ‘Angel of Death,’ Teaching Tool in Brazil

by Stan Lehman, Associated Press | January 11, 2017
SAO PAULO — For more than 30 years, the bones of Josef Mengele, a German doctor who conducted [...] Read more

Kim Burrell’s Words Show Homophobia Alive and Well in Black Community

by | January 8, 2017
Kim Burrell has added her undeniably controversial perspective on an issue that has been an ong [...] Read more