Posts tagged: Minorities on Campus - Diverse

For Medina, Being Administrator Makes a Difference

by Gia Savage | October 16, 2017
Dr. Carlos Medina, vice chancellor and chief diversity officer for the State University of New [...] Read more

University of Southern Maine Adds Prayer Room

by Associated Press |
PORTLAND, Maine — The University of Southern Maine is adding a new prayer room to better acco [...] Read more

Indiana Scholarships Fail to Attract Diverse Teachers

by Associated Press |
INDIANAPOLIS — Scholarships from an Indiana program meant to diversify and recruit the next g [...] Read more

As Educators at PWIs, Are We Doing Enough for Students of Color?

by Errick D. Farmer and Adriel A. Hilton | October 12, 2017
Researchers reveal it is not uncommon for students of color, particularly African-American stud [...] Read more

University of Washington Feels Like ‘Home’ for President Cauce

by Joseph Hong |
During her time as president of the University of Washington, Dr. Ana Mari Cauce has been vocal [...] Read more

Scholar Researching Hispanic History in U.S. Higher Ed

by Catherine Morris | October 11, 2017
Conventional wisdom holds that Hispanics are a recent addition to the academy. Dr. Pablo Mitche [...] Read more

Zamudio Clearing Path for More Bilingual Educators

by Gia Savage |
Dr. Maria Luisa Zamudio’s career in higher education began in 2001, when she was a student at [...] Read more

Slur Found at Grace College Dorm Prompts Hate Crime Probe

by Associated Press | October 10, 2017
WINONA LAKE, Ind. — A Christian college in northern Indiana says a racial slur found written [...] Read more

Anti-gay Vandalism Found Outside Kansas State Student Union

by Associated Press |
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kansas State officials say an anti-gay slur was found outside the universit [...] Read more

Organizers Offer Chess as Gateway to College

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 9, 2017
The Cleveland Scholastic Open is distinct among chess tournaments in that organizers go to grea [...] Read more

Parents Need Charters, Change and Choice

by Johnny C. Taylor, Jr. and Jennifer Wider |
While much progress has been made, the promise of equal access to quality education has not bee [...] Read more

Ortiz Works to Make Underrepresented Feel They Belong

by Joseph Hong |
Dr. Elizabeth Ortiz of DePaul University says “imposter syndrome” permeates all levels of t [...] Read more

University of New Mexico’s Chicano Studies Eyes Grad Degrees

by Associated Press |
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The University of New Mexico’s Chicana and Chicano Studies Department h [...] Read more

Jewish Structure on Kansas State Campus Vandalized, Rebuilt

by Associated Press |
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Authorities are investigating the vandalism of a temporary dwelling erected [...] Read more

Black Male Achievers Need Support, Too

by | October 5, 2017
For all the troublesome statistics that we hear about how young Black men are not faring that w [...] Read more